LATI Recital Prep 2019

I had a really productive summer traveling across Europe and the West Coast. I feel rejuvenated to be back and motivated to try out new ideas in my upcoming courses at Los Angeles Taiko Institute (taiko.la)! This fall will be the first time my adult classes are being featured in the LATI recital. The two series of … More LATI Recital Prep 2019

ManMan@ LATI May/June

Want to enhance your listening skills for taiko? Want to strengthen your soloing vocabulary? Looking for a supportive environment to get better at challenging rhythms and skills? Try ManMan’s new course starting in May/June. … More ManMan@ LATI May/June

New Course at LATI

Use the Force: Body Awareness and Ergonomics in Taiko Playing Tuesdays, 8pm-9:45pmFirst Class: Tue, March 12, 2019Location: Los Angeles Taiko Institute (Asano Taiko U.S.) Objectives: The 4-week course offers exercises and drills that strengthen participants’ connection with their own body as they explore their connection with the instruments. Explore how to approach body movement efficiently to … More New Course at LATI

Professional Development Workshops for Women in Taiko

Very proud to be part of this exciting, inspiring, empowering, evolving and ongoing project Supporting Women and Taiko! Come join us to continue this meaningful conversation; indulge ourselves with some professional developments as taiko artist/player; spend the weekend to connect, support and grow with each other! View Flyer in PDF format Dates are July 21 … More Professional Development Workshops for Women in Taiko

Taiko Together JULY/AUG Session

Taiko Together JULY and AUGUST session explore stories and games that every family enjoys! Come join us for some family taiko FUN! Classes available from 2-11 yrs old.  (read more about Taiko Together) Los Angeles Taiko Institute (Asano Taiko U.S.) 20909 S Western Ave Torrance, California, CA 90501 contact manman@taiko.la for registration and question Register Now Current Classes: … More Taiko Together JULY/AUG Session

Taiko Together MAY/JUNE Session

Taiko Together May and June session explore stories and games that every family enjoys! Come join us for some family taiko FUN! Classes available from 2-6 yrs old.  (read more about Taiko Together) Los Angeles Taiko Institute (Asano Taiko U.S.) 20909 S Western Ave Torrance, California, CA 90501 contact manman@taiko.la for registration and question Register Now Current Classes: … More Taiko Together MAY/JUNE Session

Taiko Together MAR/APR Session

Taiko Together March and April session explore stories and games that every family enjoys! Come join us for some family taiko FUN! Classes available from 2-6 yrs old.  (read more about Taiko Together) Los Angeles Taiko Institute (Asano Taiko U.S.) 20909 S Western Ave Torrance, California, CA 90501 contact manman@taiko.la for registration and question Register Now Current Classes: … More Taiko Together MAR/APR Session

Taiko Together JAN/FEB Session

Taiko Together January and February session explore songs and games in celebration of the new year! Come join us for some family taiko FUN! Classes available from 2-6 yrs old.  (read more about Taiko Together) Los Angeles Taiko Institute (Asano Taiko U.S.) 20909 S Western Ave Torrance, California, CA 90501 contact manman@taiko.la for registration and question Register Now … More Taiko Together JAN/FEB Session

Body Bayashi, Quitiplas in the Pocket, and Taiko FUNdamentals at NATC 2017

North American Taiko Conference is just one week away! I am very looking forward to be teaching 3 workshops at the conference. Here are the details of the workshops that I will be teaching. Looking forward to meeting new friends and a lot of exciting taiko FUN! Body Bayashi • Skill level: ALL• P Learning … More Body Bayashi, Quitiplas in the Pocket, and Taiko FUNdamentals at NATC 2017