All workshops and classes are held at the Oregon Buddhist Temple unless otherwise specified.  The OBT is located at 3720 SE 34th Avenue, Portland, Oregon, 97202.

SPRING WORKSHOP AND CLASSES — Registration open!

Beginning Taiko (7-week session) [SOLD OUT but waiting list available]
Spring Session: 
Weds., April 26 – June 7, from 5–6:05 p.m.
Cost:
$95 
Beginning Taiko is a seven-week class established to give new players a starting foundation in basic techniques, principles, repertoire, and exercise drills. No experience necessary.

Beginning Taiko (7-week session) [SOLD OUT but waiting list available]
Spring Session:
Weds., April 26 – June 7, from 6:15–7:20 p.m.
Cost:
$95
Beginning Taiko is a seven-week class established to give new players a starting foundation in basic techniques, principles, repertoire, and exercise drills. No experience necessary.

Intermediate Taiko (7-week session)
Spring Session:
Weds., April 26 – June 7, from 7:30–9:00 p.m.
Cost:
$100 
Intermediate Taiko is a seven-week class aimed at developing the skills and repertoire of experienced players. Prerequisite: Beginning Taiko or equivalent experience. Please contact Portland Taiko (info@portlandtaiko.org) prior to registering for this class.

Taiko 101 Workshop
Tuesday, May 23 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Cost: 
$30 plus ticketing fees
Participants in our TAIKO 101 WORKSHOP will learn the basic stances, hitting techniques, and rhythms associated with the invigorating art form of taiko. Workshop leaders will also introduce background information on the history of taiko in Japan and North America. Open to everyone–no previous experience necessary. Suggested age: 8 – 88. 

Youth Scholarship Program

Congratulations to our YOUTH TAIKO SCHOLARSHIP winners!!!

Adiv G, Ethan W, and Timber M will continue their taiko training in our spring classes with a scholarship covering all fees! Watch for future posts for our next round of scholarship opportunities!

 

Sorry, we cannot give refunds for workshops or classes.