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WOW9: Big Bang on Wellington St. West

Japanese drumming ensemble Oto-Wa Taiko rocks the BMO parking lot at 1247 Wellington Street West

A TASTE of what’s to come this weekend! On September 17, Wellington West BIA and Oto-Wa Taiko presented: WOW9: Big Bang on Wellington St. West with Oto-Wa Taiko. The Japanese drumming ensemble captivated passer-by with their spectacular meld of oto (sound) and wa (harmony). The troupe performed contemporary Taiko percussion compositions and moved with mesmerizing precision and force – roaring with infectious energy. 

See the photo gallery below for the highlight reel of their show!

WOW9 Details:

  • Date: NEW DATE: Saturday, September 17 2022 at 2:30pm
  • Location: BMO parking lot at 1247 Wellington Street West
  • Who: Oto-Wa Taiko  

About Oto-Wa Taiko

Oto-Wa Taiko brings the dynamic sights and sounds of Japanese drumming (Taiko) to public and private events and schools in Ottawa. The group’s name consists of two Japanese characters oto (sound) and wa (harmony). The character wa symbolizes the harmony of spirit among the players and with their Taiko as they make joyous sounds together. The group also conducts workshops for anyone interested in experiencing Taiko first-hand and runs classes for potential new performers.

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