OTO-WA TAIKO

Upcoming performances

  • Saturday, June 1, 2024 — 1:00 PM

    731 Chapel Cres. Ottawa

    Awesome Arts en folie 2024 – Mural Unveiling

    • Sunday, June 9, 2024 — 1:00 PM

      Britannia Park, Trolley Station

      OJCA/OJCC BBQ

    • Saturday, July 6, 2024 — 1:00 PM

      Sandy Hill Community Centre and Annie Pootoogook Park

      Natsumatsuri (Summer Festival)

    Oto-Wa Taiko is available for bookings. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions.

    We perform regularly at public schools, cultural events, and private functions such as corporate kickoffs and weddings.

    Past performances

    • Friday, May 31, 2024 — 6:00 PM

      Viscount Alexander Public School, Ottawa

      Awesome Arts en folie 2024 – Festival

    • Friday, May 24, 2024 — 10:45 AM

      York Street Public School, Ottawa

      Mandala x Taiko Collaboration Project with Claudia Salguero

    • Saturday, May 18, 2024 — 2:30 PM

      Maison du citoyen, Gatineau

      Expérience Asie

    • Saturday, May 11, 2024 — 12:00 PM

      Bayshore Shopping Centre

      UNIQLO Bayshore Store Opening

    • Friday, May 10, 2024 — 11:15 AM

      Joan of Arc Academy

      School Performance at Joan of Arc Academy

    • Friday, May 10, 2024 — 8:30 AM

      Bayshore Shopping Centre

      UNIQLO Bayshore Store Opening

    • Friday, March 29, 2024 — 1:00 PM

      EY Centre, Ottawa

      Anime Ottawa

    • Sunday, December 10, 2023 — 12:00 PM

      Preston Event Centre (523 St. Anthony St., Ottawa)

      Mochitsuki Market 2023

    • Sunday, December 3, 2023 — 2:00 PM

      Nideyinàn Atrium, Carleton University, Ottawa

      MOSAIC 2023 – Culture Shock Show and Vendors Market

    • Saturday, October 28, 2023 — 4:00 PM

      Arts Court, 2 Daly Ave. Ottawa, ON

      ART+ Fall Showcase

    • Saturday, September 16, 2023 — 6:30 PM

      Perth, Ontario

      Perth Night Market

    • Wednesday, September 6, 2023 — 8:00 PM

      Hotel in Downtown Ottawa

      Canada Employment and Immigration Union

    • Thursday, August 31, 2023 — 7:00 PM

      Carlingwood Retirement Community, 200 Lockhart Avenue

      Carlingwood Retirement Community

    • Saturday, August 26, 2023 — 5:30 PM

      RCGT Park, 302 Coventry Road, Ottawa

      Japan Night at the Ottawa Titans Baseball Game

    • Saturday, July 1, 2023 — 6:00 PM

      C'est Japon A Suisha

      C’est Japon A Suisha: Arigato Dinner

    • Sunday, June 25, 2023 — 11:30 AM

      City Hall, Grenville-sur-la-Rouge

      La Fiesta Agriculturelle

    • Friday, June 16, 2023 — 9:30 AM

      Rideau Centre, UNIQLO store (3rd floor)

      UNIQLO Ottawa Store Opening

    • Sunday, June 11, 2023 — 12:30 PM

      Britannia Park, Trolley Station

      OJCC/OJCA Picnic

    • Sunday, June 4, 2023 — 1:00 PM

      Chesterville

      Workshop for Children at Art on the Waterfront

    • Saturday, May 27, 2023 — 11:45 AM

      Gatineau City Hall, 25 rue Laurier

      Expérience Asie

    • Thursday, May 25, 2023 — 3:00 PM

      West End Ottawa

      Joan of Arc Academy

    • Thursday, May 18, 2023 — 6:00 PM

      Town Square, 77 Beckwith St. North, Smith Falls

      Pebble Mosaic Unveiling

    • Thursday, April 13, 2023 — 6:45 PM

      Ottawa Art Gallery

      Ottawa Art Gallery Spring Exhibition Opening 2023

    • Friday, March 31, 2023 — 6:00 PM

      Viscount Alexander Public School

      Awesome Arts Showcase

    • Sunday, March 26, 2023 — 1:00 PM

      Sylvan Theatre, Washington DC

      Sakura Taiko Fest

    • Monday, February 13, 2023 — 7:00 PM

      Downtown Ottawa

      Collaboration with Spirit Wolf Singers #2

    • Sunday, December 11, 2022 — 12:00 PM

      St. Anthony's Banquet Hall

      Mochitsuki (Japanese Rice Cake Pounding)

    • Friday, December 2, 2022 — 6:00 PM

      Brookstreet Hotel

      Corporate Holiday Party

    • Sunday, November 27, 2022 — 7:40 PM

      Horticulture Building, Lansdowne Park

      World Multicultural Festival

    • Saturday, November 5, 2022 — 7:00 PM

      Carleton Dominion-Chalmers Centre

      Tomoni/Go Together

    • Friday, November 4, 2022 — 6:30 PM

      Palais des Congres

      Capital Conquest

    • Saturday, September 17, 2022 — 2:30 PM

      1247 Wellington Street West

      WelliWOW!

    • Sunday, August 28, 2022 — 2:45 PM

      Annie Pootoogook Park / Sandy Hill Community Centre

      JETAA Natsumatsuri

    • Saturday, August 20, 2022 — 8:00 PM

      University of Toronto, Faculty of Music

      Bang On! Concert, Toronto Taiko Festival 2022

    • Sunday, August 14, 2022 — 2:00 PM

      Parc Moussette, 361 Boulevard de Lucerne, Secteur de Hull

      Journée gatinoise de la diversité culturelle

    • Saturday, August 6, 2022 — 5:30 PM

      Ottawa Stadium, 300 Coventry Road

      Ottawa Titans – Japan Night

    • Thursday, August 4, 2022 — 12:30 PM

      Agora Minto-Orléans Outdoor Plaza, Shenkman Arts Centre

      Shenkman Summer Series

    • Saturday, July 30, 2022 — 5:00 PM

      David Crombie Park, The Esplanade, Toronto

      Live at the Kisanii Hub Featuring Echoes

    • Friday, July 29, 2022 — 5:00 PM

      David Crombie Park, The Esplanade, Toronto

      Live at the Kisanii Hub Featuring Echoes

    • Thursday, July 28, 2022 — 5:00 PM

      David Crombie Park, The Esplanade, Toronto

      Live at the Kisanii Hub Featuring Echoes

    • Wednesday, July 27, 2022 — 8:00 PM

      Richcraft Hall, Shenkman Arts Centre

      Samhita: A Celebration of Multiculturalism

    • Monday, July 11, 2022 — 7:00 PM

      200 Lockhart Ave. Ottawa

      Carlingwood Retirement Community

    • Saturday, July 9, 2022 — 7:00 PM

      Arts Court, 2 Daly Ave. Ottawa

      Diaspora in Dance

    • Saturday, June 11, 2022 — 12:00 PM

      Britannia Park, Trolley Station

      OJCC/OJCA Annual Summer Picnic

    • Thursday, June 2, 2022 — 2:10 PM

      Andrew Haydon Park, Ottawa

      Ottawa Dance and Music Festival

    • Saturday, May 28, 2022 — 11:00 AM

      Maison du citoyen (Agora), Gatineau, 25, rue Laurier

      Expérience Asie 2022

    • Friday, March 25, 2022 — 7:00 PM

      Live Stream

      Thousand Sea Symphonies Canada Project

    • Friday, July 30, 2021 — 7:00 PM

      Wildpine Retirement Living, 10 Wildpine Ct. Stittsville

      Celebrating the Tokyo Olympics/Paralympics

    • Wednesday, July 21, 2021 — 7:00 PM

      Carlingwood Retirement Community, 200 Lockhart Ave. Ottawa

      Celebrating the Tokyo Olympics/Paralympics

    • Wednesday, September 30, 2020 — 6:00 PM

      Live streamed from the Japanese Ambassador's Residence

      Ambassador’s Award Ceremony

    • Thursday, August 20, 2020 — 7:00 PM

      Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd, Orléans, ON K1E 0A1

      Shenkman Arts Centre Summer Series

    • Saturday, December 14, 2019 — 10:50 AM

      CF Rideau Centre, 50 Rideau St. Ottawa

      Marvel x MINISO Grand Opening

    • Saturday, December 7, 2019 — 10:50 AM

      Bayshore Shopping Centre, 100 Bayshore Dr. Ottawa

      Marvel x MINISO Grand Opening

    • Sunday, December 1, 2019 — 11:30 AM

      St. Anthony Italian Soccer Club Hall, 523 St. Anthony Street, Ottawa, ON

      OJCA Mochitsuki

    • Sunday, September 22, 2019 — 5:30 PM

      Great Canadian Theatre Company

      The Tashme Project

    • Sunday, September 15, 2019 — 3:00 PM

      Carleton University Art Gallery

      Collaboration with Bear Nation Drummers

    • Saturday, August 31, 2019 — 2:00 PM

      Carp Ridge Ecowellness Centre

      Joy Fest

    • Sunday, July 21, 2019 — 12:00 PM

      Marion Dewar Plaza (City Hall)

      JETAA 15th Annual Natsumatsuri

    • Saturday, July 20, 2019 — 4:15 PM

      952 Green Valley Crescent

      Capital Ukrainian Festival

    • Thursday, July 18, 2019 — 12:30 PM

      Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Boulevard

      Shenkman Summer Series

    • Monday, July 1, 2019 — 12:00 PM

      Parliament Hill

      Canada Day Noon Show (Accompaniment for K’naan)

    • Sunday, May 19, 2019 — 2:00 PM

      Crossing Bridge Park, Stittsville

      Crabapple Blossom Fest

    • Sunday, December 2, 2018 — 1:00 PM

      St. Anthony Italian Soccer Club Hall, 523 St. Anthony Street, Ottawa, Ontario

      OJCA Mochitsuki

    • Sunday, November 11, 2018 — 3:00 PM

      Casino du Lac-Leamy, Gatineau

      Ottawa-Gatineau Tattoo Expo

    • Sunday, July 22, 2018 — 12:00 PM

      Marion Dewar Plaza, 110 Laurier Ave West

      JETAA Natsumatsuri

    • Thursday, July 5, 2018 — 12:30 PM

      Agora Outdoor Plaza, Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd.

      Summer Series

    • Saturday, February 3, 2018 — 10:50 AM

      Upper Lobby Stage, Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario

      Fête Frissons

    • Sunday, December 3, 2017 — 12:00 PM

      St. Anthony Italian Soccer Club Hall, 523 St. Anthony Street, Ottawa, Ontario

      OJCA Mochitsuki

    • Saturday, September 23, 2017 — 12:00 PM

      Canadian Museum of History

      National Association of Japanese Canadians Gala

    • Friday, September 15, 2017 — 12:20 PM

      Lansdowne Park, 450 Queen Elizabeth Dr, Ottawa, ON K1S 5J3, Canada

      Ottawa Welcomes the World: Japan Festival

    • Saturday, August 26, 2017 — 12:00 PM

      MacMillan Theatre, U of Toronto Faculty of Music

      Toronto Taiko Festival

    • Sunday, July 23, 2017 — 11:00 AM

      Mooney's Bay Park, Ottawa

      JETAA Natsumatsuri

    • Friday, July 14, 2017 — 5:30 AM

      Shenkman Arts Centre, 245 Centrum Blvd

      Ottawa Rhythm Festival

    • Saturday, June 24, 2017 — 5:15 PM

      Vincent Massey Park, Ottawa

      Summer Solstice Pow-Wow

    • Friday, June 16, 2017 — 12:00 PM

      Barrhaven Mazda, 520 Motor Works Pvt, Ottawa

      Grand Opening of Barrhaven Mazda

    • Sunday, April 9, 2017 — 12:00 PM

      Vankleek Community Centre, 36 Mill St, Vankleek Hill

      Yes, Women Can

    • Monday, February 20, 2017 — 1:00 PM

      Hawkesbury Sports Complex, Hawkesbury

      Family Day Performance

    • Sunday, December 4, 2016 — 1:15 PM

      St. Anthony Italian Soccer Club Hall, 523 St. Anthony Street, Ottawa, Ontario

      OJCA Mochitsuki

    • Saturday, September 3, 2016 — 6:40 PM

      Kailash Mital Theatre - Carleton University

      Ottawa International Rhythm Festival

    • Sunday, July 10, 2016 — 12:00 PM

      Ottawa City Hall (outdoors), 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario

      JETAA Natsumatsuri

    • Saturday, June 18, 2016 — 5:45 PM

      Great Lawn @ Lansdowne Park

      Ottawa Asian Fest

    • Saturday, February 20, 2016 — 7:30 PM

      Centrepointe Theatres

      26th Anniversary Concert

    • Sunday, December 6, 2015 — 1:15 PM

      St. Anthony Italian Soccer Club Hall, 523 St. Anthony Street, Ottawa, Ontario

      OJCA Mochitsuki

    • Sunday, July 19, 2015 — 11:00 AM

      Ottawa City Hall (outdoors), 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario

      JETAA Natsumatsuri

    • Sunday, May 17, 2015 — 3:00 PM

      VIP Tent, Commissioner's Park (Dow's Lake)

      Canadian Tulip Festival

    • Friday, February 6, 2015 — 12:00 AM

      Jean Pigot Hall, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario

      On the Rocks: Winter in Hokkaido

    • Sunday, December 7, 2014 — 1:15 PM

      St. Anthony Italian Soccer Club Hall, 523 St. Anthony Street, Ottawa, Ontario

      OJCA Mochitsuki

    • Saturday, July 19, 2014 — 12:00 PM

      Marion Dewar Plaza, City Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West, Ottawa, Ontario

      JETAA Natsumatsuri

    • Friday, June 20, 2014 — 12:00 PM

      Mooney's Bay Park, 2960 Riverside Drive, Ottawa, Ontario

      21st Annual Tim Hortons Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival

    • Friday, March 28, 2014 — 12:00 PM

      Canadian Museum of Nature, 240 McLeod Street, Ottawa, Ontario

      Nature Nocturne