San Jose Taiko Conservatory


San Jose Taiko's dedication to the development of the taiko art form is evident not only through performances, but also in its diverse educational programs. The San Jose Taiko Conservatory includes nationally recognized programs like the highly acclaimed tour residencies and the Junior Taiko program, as well as the Adult Recreational Class, Public and Corporate Workshops, School Outreach Program, Taiko Intensives, and Master Classes.

Through the San Jose Taiko Conservatory, SJT is committed to advancing the taiko art form by creating innovative compositions and productions that are reflective of its membership, increasing the general public's knowledge of taiko and its root culture, and developing the depth and breadth of skills within the ever-expanding taiko community. As the art form of taiko continues to evolve, the San Jose Taiko Conservatory will be dedicated to fulfilling the needs of the ever-expanding taiko community.

Experience a taiko class! It’s a chance to connect with yourself, those closest to you, your community, and the world. San Jose Taiko offers a diverse range of educational programs, each focused on sharing our 45 years of collective knowledge and experience. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced taiko player, you’ll feel supported and inspired in an open and positive environment.