Yuta, Julia, and I had a great time with the members of "Hondaiko", our dedicated group of Thursday lunchtime drummers, performing at Honda for Asian Pacific Heritage Month! Thank you to Honda for hosting us, Hondaiko for the hard work preparing, and Tom Watanabe for putting this video together!
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