BIWANKO is a member of NEW YORK SUWA TAIKO ASSOCIATION along with four other Taiko groups around NY metropolitan area.

BIWANKO Group Inc. (NPO)


Director:  Yuko Okada

Public Relations:  Yukiko Shore


307 Main St. Hackensack, NJ 07601

( inside FMA Center )


biwanko@gmail.com

 Links​​​​ 

BI(美)Beauty (the character represents America)

WA (和)Harmony (the character represents Japan)

KO (鼓)Drum

a group of children connecting america & Japan with the sound of Taiko 


BIWANKO is a Non Profit Organization for Japanese Cultural Drumming Troop formed 2007 in Bergen county NJ.

We offer Japanese traditional taiko and folk flute classes and performances to our local community.