For more pictures of Hinode Taiko, please check out:



Check out our work during COVID quarantine below!

…composed by Yuko Nozoe (our new artistic director)
Akatsuki  (暁) – meaning dawn or daybreak, represents a new day, a fresh start and hope.


…composed by Yuko Nozoe and Genki Daiko 
Kanki (観喜) – which is a little play on words. Usually, it would be spelled 歓喜, meaning great joy; instead we used the kanji for “view,” in the hopes that our performance will be a joy to watch.

HIKARI: Hinode Taiko’s 40th Anniversary Concert

In November 2022, Hinode Taiko celebrated its 40th anniversary. HIKARI — which means “the light leading the way” — showcased drumming, dancing and vocals

September 30, 2023
Folklorama 2019
August 24, 2019
Hinode Taiko 35th Anniversary Celebration

Photos by Grzegorz Pecold

January 27, 2018
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