2018 Great Lakes Region Taiji Performance Festival and "Charming China" Sino-American Culture and Art Festival ended successfully

In this sunny and beautiful autumn in October, the Great Lakes region Taiji Performance Festival was completed under the full support of the Chinese Consulate General in Chicago, the Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan, Chinese Association of Greater Detroit, and the full support of the Annhua Association. This is 7th annual Great Lakes Region Taiji Performance Festival. The festival provides a good platform for Taiji enthusiasts of different ethnic groups in the region, so that everyone has the opportunity to get together and listen to the masters, watch the masters performing and watch each other. As one of the series of activities of this year's "Charming China" Sino-American Culture and Art Festival, this festival fully demonstrates the unique charm of Taiji.

2018五⼤湖地区太极观摩演示交流会暨魅力中国中美文化艺术节圆满落幕

在这风和⽇丽的金秋十月,五大湖地区太极观摩演示交流大会在中国驻芝加哥总领事馆、密西根大学孔子学院、底特律中国⼈协会的⼤力赞助以及安华协会的全⼒⽀持下圆满落下帷幕。⼀年⼀度 的太极⼤会今年已是第七届,⼤会为本地区不同族裔的太极爱好者提供了⼀个很好的平台,使⼤家有机会相聚在⼀起,听⼤师讲课,看⼤师表演并互相观摩学习。作为今年的魅⼒中国中美⽂化艺术节的系列活动之⼀,本次⼤会充分展现了太极的独特魅⼒。
































2016 Taiji Festival Video
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2016 Taiji Festival Pictures
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2015 Taiji Festival Pictures
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2015 Taiji Festival



2015 Taiji Festival Video
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0) All Team - Marching-in Introduction

https://youtu.be/JbthKqT7phc

1) Lansing White Crane Taiji Club - Yang Style 85 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/nOx0c2ufAK8

2) Ann Hua Taiji Club - Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/HCTaIcLiDlQ

3) Michigan Taiji Association - Second Half Dao Taiji Set

https://youtu.be/nvxjU6jKStQ

4) Taiji Star Association - Chen Style 35 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/mdl6kyS0Lic

5) Master Gu Jie - GEM Dagger

https://youtu.be/BgjYzo-t8P0

6) Association of Chinese Americans - Yang Style 37 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/uTiMNC_maug

7) North Star Team - 32 Form Taiji Sword

https://youtu.be/_Hfxtfe7rXM

8) Wu Tai Chi Quan Academy - Wu Style 108 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/GSZGyJJ1mi8

9) Kangle Taiji Team - 48 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/WOt6_BCo52A

10) CAGW Taiji Club - 42 Form Taiji Sword

https://youtu.be/gfoFoafiqo0

11) Golden Years Taiji Team - Yang Style 36 Form Taiji Fan

https://youtu.be/UakysmbpHvA

12) Master Kao Chi-Kuan - Chen Style New Frame Form

https://youtu.be/OwUTqS9_LYk

13) Michigan Tai Chi Center - Yang Family Tai Chi Sabre

https://youtu.be/n-Dz0ge96aw

14) Great Lakes Taiji Group  - Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/3PNrbxwjhBY

15) Association of Chinese Americans - GEM Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/mP898iyo3NE

16) Golden Years Taiji Team - Long Spike Sword

https://youtu.be/TQEwC-8FMKA

17) Great Lakes Taiji Group - 32 Form Taiji Sword

https://youtu.be/0IxgkKewcdA

18) Master Qin Xupu  - He Style Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/vNoNiwUvQhI

19) Wu Tai Chi Quan Academy -Wu Style 54 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/ZawfJlvF4jY

20) Michigan Tai Chi Center - Yang Family Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/uau-OHrc4Jo

21) Taiji Star Association - 42 Form Taiji Sword

https://youtu.be/7kSOSNN8lok

22) Jianshen  Taiji Team - 48 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/Dt-rFnNOotk

23) Ann Hua Taiji Club - Yang Style 36 Form Taiji Fan

https://youtu.be/whzlZhxer30

24) Michigan Taiji Association - First Half Lok Hup Set

https://youtu.be/1Fh9LnICtBM

25) Master Han Hoong Wang - Yang Style Taiji Sword
https://youtu.be/uISTXzmNMPA

26) All Team – Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

https://youtu.be/sZ0Ys7_bB80





2014 Taiji Festival Pictures
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2014 Taiji Festival Video
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Welcome Remarks

Ann Hua Taiji Club – Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

North Star Team – 32 Form Taiji Sword

Kangle Taiji Team – Taiji Gongfu Fan

Association of Chinese Americans – GEM Taiji Quan

Great Lakes Taiji Group – Yang Style Level 1&2 Taiji Quan

Ann Hua Taiji Club 2 – 42 Form Taiji Quan

Golden Years Taiji Team – Long Spike Sword

Ann Hua Taiji Club – 48 Form Taiji Quan

Association of Chinese Americans – GEM Taiji Sword

Taiji Star Association – Hun Yuan 24 Form Taiji Quan

Master Shao Hezhen – Chen Style 56 Form Taiji Sword

Kangle Taiji Team – 42 Form Taiji Quan

Ann Hua Taiji Club – 32 Form Taiji Sword

Michigan Taiji Association – First Half Dao Taiji Set

Lansing White Crane Taiji Club – Yang Style 85 Form Taiji Quan

JianshenTaiji Team – 32 Form Taiji Sword

Golden Years Taiji Team – 72 Form Taiji Fan

Michigan Tai Chi Center – Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan

Michigan Taiji Association – First Half Liuhebafa

Taiji Star Association – Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

Great Lakes Taiji Group – 42 Form Taiji Quan

Master Liang Jiancheng – Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

All Teams –  Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan







2013 Taiji Festival Pictures
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2012 Taiji Festival Pictures

2012-11-05

 

2013 Taiji Festival Video – at below links:

 

Kangle Taiji Team Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/FG9jbUw_zdU

Taiji Star Asso. – Taiji Gongfu Fan

 http://youtu.be/ARvv-jv3OTY

 

Ann Hua Taiji Club 2 – Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/sGKcyxmfv1Y

 

Great Lakes Taiji Group – 32 Form Taiji Sword

http://youtu.be/Nl_W5udOC4w

 

Master Alex Wu – Taiji 5 Fists, Kicks, 16 Forms

http://youtu.be/A6-qsdrm0-Q

 

Golden Years Taiji Team Quieting Sword

http://youtu.be/6tBmA2c9s6I

 

Ann Hua Taiji Club – 36 Form Yang Style Taiji Fan

http://youtu.be/0ZUzIGM9Irg

 

Taiji Star Asso. – 37 Form Yang Style Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/xDXAhP4HC5Q

 

CAGW Taiji Club – Taiji 16 forms and Taiji 5 Fists

http://youtu.be/O7-x1zXr6aY

 

Ann Hua Taiji Club – 42 Form Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/AemRj4NuARo

 

Michigan Taiji Asso. – First Half Dao Taiji Set

http://youtu.be/CGplcvV0BHA

http://youtu.be/L-VqQGwQRBY

 

Chen Tai Chi Asso. of Windsor  – Chen Style Old Frame 74 Form

http://youtu.be/IOPTrX0GS_o

 

Jianshen  Taiji Team  42 Form Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/rlCBKlWdtKY

 

 

Golden Years Taiji Team 48 Form Taiji Fan

http://youtu.be/TmlU6ez7840

 

Taiji Star Asso. – Combined Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/dmJ2cth7Q3c

 

Great Lakes Taiji Group – 36 Form Yang Style Taiji Fan

http://youtu.be/lwa4MqmccB8

 

Master Gu Jie – Yang Style Taiji Broadsword

http://youtu.be/D52zTdArpLc

 

All Teams – Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

http://youtu.be/IL3-m003lHY

 

 

 

 
 
 
 

2018 Taiji Festival Program


(1) Taiji Star Association   

42 Form Taiji  Quan

(2) Lansing White Crane Taiji Club        

Yang Style 85 Form Taiji Quan

(3) Jianshen  Taiji Club      

Yang Style 28 Form Taiji  Quan

(4) Michigan Taiji Association                

First Half Dao Taiji Set

(5) Master Han Hoong Wang   

Traditional Yang Style Taiji Saber

(6) Golden Year Taiji Team  

42 Form YunBo Taiji Fan

(7) Ann Hua Taiji Club    

32 Form Taiji Sword

(8) Master Alex Wu   

6 Pattern Form

(9) Jianshen Taiji Club  

Yang Style 103 Form Taiji Quan – Part 2

(10) Great Lakes Taiji Group   

Yang Style 40 Form Taiji Quan

(11) Golden Year Taiji Team   

49 Form Wudang Taiji Sword

(12) Taiji Star Association                 

Yang Style Taiji Broadsword 28 Form

(13) Michigan Tai Chi Center   

Yang Family Tai Chi Hand Form

(14) Michigan Taiji Association   

Taiji Sword

(15) Master Jie Gu & Yudong Zhou   

Yang Style Taiji Push Hand

(16) Kangle Taiji Team   

40 Form Yang Style Taiji Quan

(17) Great Lakes Taiji Group   

18 Form Taiji Stick

(18) Ann Hua Taiji Club   

42 Form Taiji  Quan

(19) Michigan Tai Chi Center   

Yang Style Taiji Sword

(20) All Teams                      

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan


2017 Taiji Festival Program:

(1) Three Teams

Yang Style 16 Form Taiji Quan

(2) Michigan Tai Chi Center

Traditional Yang Hand Form

(3) Jianshen  Taiji Team

42 Form Taiji  Quan

(4) Michigan Taiji Association

Second Half Dao Taiji Set

(5) Wu Tai Chi Chuan Academy

Wu Style Taiji 108 Form

(6) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 1

Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

(7) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 2

Wu Style Taiji 66 Form

(8) Association of Chinese Americans

Yang Style 37 Form Taiji Quan

(9) Kangle Taiji Team

28 Form Taiji Fan

(10) Golden Year Taiji Team

Long Spike Sword

(11) Taiji Star Association

Yang Style 37 Form Taiji Quan

(12) Michigan Tai Chi Center

Traditional Yang Saber Form

(13) Michigan Taiji Association

Taiji Sword

(14) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 2

Yangsheng Taiji Fuchen

(15) Great Lakes Taiji Group

Yang Style 16 Form Taiji Fan

(16) Wu Tai Chi Chuan Academy

Wu Style Weapon Forms/Push Hands

(17) Association of Chinese Americans

Yang Style Push Hand

(18) Golden Year Taiji Team 

Taiji Lotus Fan

(19) Taiji Star Association

Taiji Stars 

(20) All Teams

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan




2016 Taiji Festival Program:


Marching-in Introduction and 

Welcome Remarks           

(1) Michigan Taiji Association

Second Half Dao Taiji Set

(2) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 3

24 Form Taiji Quan

(3) Great Lakes Taiji Group

Yang Style 36 Form Taiji Fan

(4) Taiji Star Association

56 Form Chen Style Taiji Quan

(5) Kangle Taiji Team

49 Form Wudang Taiji Sword

(6) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 1

42 FormTaiji  Quan

(7) Golden Years Taiji Team

32 Form Long Spike Taiji Sword

(8) Association of Chinese Americans

Yang Style 37 Form Taiji Quan

(9) He Style Taiji Team

He Style Taiji  Quan

(10) ) Michigan Tai Chi Center

Traditional Yang Family 49 Form

(11) ) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 1

32 Form Taiji Sword

(12) Jianshen  Taiji Team

Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

(13 Taiji Star Association

Taiji Lotus Fan

(14) Golden Years Taiji Team

48 Form Chen Style Taiji Fan

(15) Ann Hua Taiji Club Team 2

First Half Wu Style 66 Form Taiji Quan

(16) Association of Chinese Americans

Yang Style Push Hand

(17) Wu Tai Chi Chuan Academy

Wu Style Taiji Sabre

(18) Kangle Taiji Team

24 Form Taiji Quan

(19) Michigan Tai Chi Center

Traditional Yang Family Taiji Sword

(20) Great Lakes Taiji Group

24 Form Taiji Quan

(21) Wu Tai Chi Chuan Academy

Wu Style Taiji 54 Form

(22) All Teams

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

Closing Remarks




2015 Taiji Festival Program:


All

Marching-in Introduction and Welcome Remarks 

Lansing White Crane Taiji Club     

Yang Style 85 Form Taiji Quan 

Ann Hua Taiji Club          

Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

Michigan Taiji Association      

Second Half Dao Taiji Set

Taiji Star Association

Chen Style 35 Form Taiji Quan

Master Gu Jie

GEM Dagger

Association of Chinese Americans 

Yang Style 37 Form Taiji Quan 

North Star Team                                

32 Form Taiji Sword

Wu Tai Chi Quan Academy

Wu Style 108 Form Taiji Quan

Kangle Taiji Team 

48 FormTaiji  Quan

CAGW Taiji Club

42 Form Taiji Sword

Golden Years Taiji Team

Yang Style 36 Form Taiji Fan 

Mater Kao Chi-Kuan

Chen Style New Frame Form

Michigan Tai Chi Center                   

Yang Family Tai Chi Saber

Great Lakes Taiji Group                    

Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan

Association of Chinese Americans 

GEM Taiji Quan 

Golden Years Taiji Team

Long Spike Sword

Great Lakes Taiji Group 

32 Form Taiji Sword

Master Qin Xupu                      

He Style Taiji Quan

Wu Tai Chi Quan Academy

Wu Style 54 Form Taiji Quan

Michigan Tai Chi Center 

Yang Family Tai Chi Quan

Taiji Star Association 

 42 Form Taiji Sword

Jianshen  Taiji Team 

48Form Taiji Quan

Ann Hua Taiji Club 

Yang Style 36 Form Taiji Fan

Michigan Taiji Association 

First half of Lok Hup set

Master Han Hoong Wang

Yang Style Taiji Sword

All Teams

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

Closing Remarks




























2014 Taiji Festival Program:


All
    Marching-in Introduction and Welcome Remarks
Ann Hua Taiji Club
    Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan
North Star Team
    32 Form Taiji Sword
Kangle Taiji Team
    Taiji Gongfu Fan
Association of Chinese Americans
    GEM Taiji Quan
Great Lakes Taiji Group
    Yang Style Level 1&2 Taiji Quan
Ann Hua Taiji Club 2
    42 Form Taiji Quan
Golden Years Taiji Team
    Long Spike Sword
Ann Hua Taiji Club
    48 Form Taiji Quan
Association of Chinese Americans
    GEM Taiji Sword
Taiji Star Association
    Hun Yuan 24 Form Taiji Quan
Master Shao Hezhen
    Chen Style 56 Form Taiji Sword
Kangle Taiji Team
    42 Form Taiji Quan
Ann Hua Taiji Club
    32 Form Taiji Sword
Michigan Taiji Association
    First Half Dao Taiji Set
Lansing White Crane Taiji Club
    Yang Style 85 Form Taiji Quan
JianshenTaiji Team
    32 Form Taiji Sword
Golden Years Taiji Team
    72 Form Taiji Fan
Michigan Tai Chi Center
    Yang Family Tai Chi Chuan
Michigan Taiji Association
    First Half Liuhebafa
Taiji Star Association
    Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan
Great Lakes Taiji Group
    42 Form Taiji Quan
Master Liang Jiancheng
    Yang Style 28 Form Taiji Quan
All Teams
    Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan
All
    Closing Remarks/ Taiji social networking

                                                


2013 Taiji Festival Program:

 

Kangle Taiji Team                      

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

Taiji Star Asso.                      

Taiji Gongfu Fan

Ann Hua Taiji Club 2

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan

Great Lakes Taiji Group                   

32 Form Taiji Sword

Master Alex Wu                

Taiji 5 Fists, Kicks, 16 Forms

Golden Years Taiji Team                       

Quieting Sword

Ann Hua Taiji Club                            

36 Form Yang Style Taiji Fan

Taiji Star Asso.                       

37 Form Yang Style Taiji Quan

CAGW Taiji Club 

Taiji 16 forms and Taiji 5 Fists

Ann Hua Taiji Club                            

42 Form Taiji Quan

Michigan Taiji Asso.                       

First Half Dao Taiji Set

Chen Tai Chi Asso. of Windsor 

Chen Style Old Frame 74 Form

Jianshen  Taiji Team                              

42 Form Taiji Quan

Golden Years Taiji Team          

48 Form Taiji Fan

Mrs. Liu Yan     

Wu Dang Taiji Sword

Taiji Star Asso.         

Combined Taiji Quan

Great Lakes Taiji Group                   

36 Form Yang Style Taiji Fan

Master Gu Jie                     

Yang Style Taiji Broadsword

All Teams                                               

Simplified 24 Form Taiji Quan