Bibliography Updated

We’ve added new sources to the TaikoSource Bibliography!

Academic Dissertations and Theses

Carter, Carrie Alita. 2013. “Inventing Taiko.” Master of Philosophy Thesis, The University of Hong Kong.

Small, Joe. 2014. “Expressions and Negotiations of Japanese Masculinity via Odaiko Solo Drumming.” MFA MFA Research Paper WAC 495, University of California Los Angeles.

Taylor, Katharine. 2014. “Taiko Drumming and its Effects: How Taiko Affects Participants and Audiences.”Dissertation, Department of Music, University of Birmingham.

Conference Papers

Ahlgren, Angela. 2013. “Negotiating (Post?) Orientalism: White Women and North American Taiko.” Society for Ethnomusicology 58th Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Indiana.

If you know of a source not included in the Bibliography, e-mail us at info (at) and we’ll be sure to add it!