It's hard to say goodbye!After 17 years, taiko and fue player Jaci Lett is retiring from the performance group. We wish Jaci all the best in her retirement! Read about her experiences, plus learn about our newest piece, "Hayate," in our latest newsletter.
Celebrating SpringSpring has arrived, and we're kicking off the season with two public performances in April. Check out our latest newsletter for performance information, plus learn about our song Kokoro no Koe, composed by performing member Jaclynn Lett.
See you in the new year!We reflect on another great year of taiko and look forward to 2018 in our latest newsletter.
An Evening of Learning with ShojiGrammy-nominated musician Shoji Kameda stopped by our studio to teach us some new techniques on form and improvisation. Check it out in out our latest newsletter, plus learn about the song Tobihi by Hiroshi Tanaka, and find out how you can support St. Louis Osuwa Taiko during the holiday shopping season!
Happy Halloween!Check out our latest newsletter to see our spooktacular costumed practice day, plus learn about our cover of the song "The Egg and I" from the anime series Cowboy Bebop. We are also saying farewell to performing member Michelle, but welcoming former member Eddie back to our taiko family.
"Top 15 Things St. Louisans Take for Granted"
We're honored to be called a "clear highlight" of the annual Japanese Festival at the Missouri Botanical Garden as part of a new list of the "Top 15 Things St. Louisans Take for Granted" from examiner.com.
We love performing for thousands of fans at the festival every Labor Day weekend.