LATI Introduction

The Los Angeles Taiko Institute (LATI) is a dedicated taiko (Japanese drumming) school in Torrance, CA offering 12-week courses, drop-in classes, multi-day intensives, and one-time workshops on a variety of taiko topics.

The "Learn-Taiko!" link above provides the full list of classes at the Institute!

LATI is housed at Asano Taiko U.S. a full-service taiko maker offering exquisite Japanese drums and accessories, as well as on-site taiko repair and reskinning.

Los Angeles Taiko Institute/Asano Taiko U.S. location:
20909 S. Western Ave.
Torrance, CA 90501
310-974-4490
taiko@asano.us

Asano Taiko US 5th Anniversary Events!

Asano Taiko US 5th Anniversary Events!
Fri July 27 -- Sun July 29

July marks the fifth anniversary of Asano Taiko US. To celebrate, we're hosting a weekend of workshops, parties, and a concert! We'll have workshops by instructors from Japan and Los Angeles Taiko Institute, performances by local and international artists, as well as other special events.

Registration is limited to 80 participants: 40 players from the larger taiko community and 40 current LATI students.

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