taiko

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taiko

(ˈteɪkəʊ)
n
a large Japanese drum
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Finally, just as we had engaged a Japanese orchestra, and as the first strains of the samisens and taikos were rising, through the paper-walls came a wild howl from the street.
San Jose Taiko, The New Ballet School, media nonprofit CreaTV and other groups currently scattered throughout the city are poised to move into the Creative Center for the Arts a 55,000-square-foot structure planned in San Joses Japantown district.