an East Bay community taiko dojo since 1998
March 21, 2022 update: we are scheduling classes for beginners who signed up by email. Walk-ins are not possible at this time. See the Classes section to join the waiting list.
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Year-round in the Bay Area
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Beginner classes restarting in 2022
Learn taiko basics in a dojo setting. Learn songs and performance skills. Convenient location in Oakland, CA.
A community dojo in the East Bay
Taiko is a musical performance art with roots in traditional Japanese culture and a vibrant, diverse, global community.
Adults, kids and seniors learn and perform with sensei Susan Horn
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