Los Angeles Taiko Institute (LATI) offers a wide variety of options to learn taiko!
- Free Try Taiko Primer Classes
- 12-Week Courses
- Youth Courses
- Ongoing Drop-In Classes
- One-Time Workshops
- Private Lessons
Contact us and we'll gladly assist you in finding the perfect class!
Join us and fall in love with taiko!
Try Taiko! Free trial lesson. Play the drums and learn about the upcoming class offerings at LATI. Amazing drums, amazing teachers, amazing fun!
|Wed, Jan 09, 2019 - 16:30||Free YOUTH Trial Class - age 6-14 - (Wed 4:30-5:30pm)|
|Wed, Jan 09, 2019 - 18:00||FREE Trial Class! (Wed 6-7:45pm)|
|Sat, Jan 12, 2019 - 14:00||FREE Trial Class! (Sat 2-3:45pm)|
Registration is now open for the following courses.
LATI 12-week courses provide weekly instruction from professional taiko players for fast-paced and fun skill development.
Click the course name below for more information and to register online.
Registration closes one week after course begins.
|Tue, Jan 08 - 8:00 PM||Misc Drills: Intermediate Rhythm and Movement (T1901a)|
|Thu, Jan 10 - 6:00 PM||Naname Patterns: Tally Ho 2019|
|Thu, Jan 10 - 8:00 PM||Naname Patterns: Weekday Move! (T1901g)|
|Sun, Jan 13 - 10:00 AM||Naname Patterns: Move! (T1901a)|
|Sun, Jan 13 - 1:00 PM||Misc Drills: Beginning / Intermediate|
|Sun, Jan 13 - 3:00 PM||Small Drum Patterns: Radiddlepa Adventure|
|Sun, Jan 20 - 12:00 PM||Misc Creativity: Harry Potter Book Club Lunches|
Come to a single class, or every week! LATI drop-in classes offer flexible taiko training and drum-time to players of all levels.
Make sure to contact us by phone or email to RSVP today!
|Sundays - 10:00 AM||Naname Patterns: Move! (T1901a)|
|Sundays - 1:00 PM||Misc Drills: Beginning / Intermediate|
|Tuesdays - 8:00 PM||Misc Drills: Intermediate Rhythm and Movement (T1901a)|
|Thursdays - 8:00 PM||Naname Patterns: Weekday Move! (T1901g)|
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
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.