Los Angeles Taiko Institute (LATI) offers a wide variety of options to learn taiko!
- Free Trial Taiko Classes
- 12-Week Courses
- Youth Courses
- Ongoing Drop-In Classes
- One-Time Workshops
- Private Lessons
- Full Time Student Options
Contact us and we'll gladly assist you in finding the perfect class!
Join us and fall in love with taiko!
Asano Youth Classes offer world-class instruction preparing young players for the joys of taiko performance in a supportive and creative environment.
Through careful guidance, students will further their studies in taiko in order to perform exciting LATI pieces, eventually to become a member of the Asano Taiko US Youth Performance Team!
For Youth ages 6-14
Every Tuesdays and Thursdays, $50/Month
Contact us by phone or email to register today!
|Tuesdays - 5:00 PM||Form: Intermediate Youth (6-14yrs) YK26|
|Tuesdays - 6:15 PM||Group: Advanced Youth YK26|
|Wednesdays - 4:30 PM||Beta Form: Beginning Youth (6-14yrs) YK26|
|Wednesdays - 4:00 PM||Tiny Taiko 2020 - Wed|
|Thursdays - 4:15 PM||Tiny Taiko 2020 - Thurs.|
|Saturdays - 10:00 AM||Taiko Together! Parent and Child, Sat. (2-3yrs) 10:00am|
|Saturdays - 11:00 AM||Taiko Together! Parent and Child, Sat. (4-6yrs) 11:00am|
Courses in Session
Registration is closed.
|Sundays - 1:00 PM||Drills: Mind and Body Workout :D (IK13)|
|Tuesdays - 8:00 PM||Misc Group: Ensemble Fundamentals (IK13)|
|Wednesdays - 6:00 PM||Form: Taiko Basics (YK26)|
|Wednesdays - 8:00 PM||Drills: Intermediate and Advanced Drills (YK26)|
|Thursdays - 10:00 AM||Patterns: SNOB - Basics (YK26)|
|Fridays - 4:30 PM||Beta Patterns: TaiConnect (YK26)|
|Fridays - 6:00 PM||Misc Patterns: Kotobuki Jishi - taiko and kane Fri (YK26)|
|Fridays - 6:00 PM||Naname Form: Naname Fundamentals (IK13)|
|Saturdays - 12:00 PM||Creativity: Drum Covers! (IK13)|
|Saturdays - 12:00 PM||Misc Patterns: Kotobuki Jishi - taiko and kane Sat (YK26)|
|Saturdays - 2:00 PM||Drills: by UnitOne (YK26)|
|Saturdays - 2:00 PM||Odaiko Drills: IK13 Intermediate/Advanced Odaiko|
One-time workshops from visiting guest artists.
|Sun, Mar 08, 2020 - 15:00||Quitiplas in the Pocket - Naname Focus|
|Mon, Mar 09, 2020 - 18:00||Kaoly Asano (Gocoo) - Fundamentals & Groove Taiko Workshop|
Learn one-on-one from the taiko world's most advanced players and teachers. The tailor-made instruction of private lessons is perfect for beginners seeking a solid foundation and advanced players seeking state-of-the-art technique and professional development.
$60/hour, 15-min minimum
$30/hour for each additional student
Group Lessons (for lessons with over 4 people)
$100/hour + Room Rental Rate
Contact us to schedule lessons
Practice Room Rental
Take advantage of the amazing sound-proof, taiko facilities at Asano Taiko US. Practice on top-quality instruments from Japan including odaiko, nagado (with beta, naname, yatai, and Hachijo stands), okedo, and tsukeshime. Pair room rental with private lessons to learn how practice effectively and make the most of your time in the studio.