All Events


San Jose Taiko showcases their rich repertoire and shares their dynamic style in tours, concerts, festivals, workshops, classes and a variety of other ways.  Here is a list of upcoming events.

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 @ 7:30PM
Rhythm Journey Tour - West Hartford, Connecticut
Hoffman Auditorium, University of Saint Joseph - 1678 Asylum Ave West Hartford, CT

phone :: (860) 231-5555
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: https://usj.secure.force.com/ticket#sections_a0FG000000ah4x5MAA

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 @ 7:00PM
Rhythm Journey Tour - Castleton, Vermont
Casella Theater, Castleton College Castleton, VT

phone :: (800) 639-8521
web :: http://www.castleton.edu/arts/the-casella-theater/season-calendar/

Friday, April 10, 2015 @ 7:30PM
Rhythm Journey Tour - Manchester, New Hampshire
Dana Center, Saint Anselm College - 100 Saint Anselm Drive Manchester, NH

phone :: (603) 641-7700
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.anselm.edu/dana/sea_perf_18.aspx

Monday, April 13, 2015 @ 8:00PM
Rhythm Journey Tour - Shepherdstown, West Virginia
Frank Center Theater @ Shepherd University - 301 North King Street Shepherdstown, WV

phone :: (304) 876-5219
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.shepherd.edu/passweb/

Saturday, April 18, 2015
Private Event
San Jose, CA

Sunday, April 19, 2015 @ 4:30-5:00PM
2015 Morgan Hill Haru Matsuri Festival
Morgan Hill Buddhist Community Center - 16450 Murphy Avenue Morgan Hill, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.mhbcc.org/hmatsuri.html

Saturday, April 25, 2015 @ 12:40-1:25PM
Cupertino Cherry Blossom Festival
Memorial Park - 10185 North Stelling Road Cupertino, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.cupertinotoyokawa.org/cherry-blossom-festival.html

Sunday, April 26, 2015 @ 9:15-9:30AM / 3:00-3:45PM
Nikkei Matsuri (Japanese American Festival)
San Jose Japantown - 5th & Jackson Streets San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (SJT Office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.nikkeimatsuri.org/
info :: 9:15AM - SJT will open the festival with a stroll down Jackson Street
3:00PM - Performance by SJT on the main stage

Visit the San Jose Taiko booth for SJT merchandise and to learn more about us!
A short video about SJT and Nikkei Matsuri here: http://www.taiko.org/nikkeimatsuri/

Sunday, April 26, 2015 @ 12:00PM
SCU Japanese Student Association Matsuri
Santa Clara University - 500 El Camino Real Santa Clara, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: https://www.facebook.com/jsascu

Wednesday, April 29, 2015 @ 8:45AM & 9:45AM
School Outreach Performances
Elementary School Fremont, CA

web :: http://taiko.org/school-outreach-educational-assemblies/

Saturday, May 2, 2015 @ 1:00-4:00PM
San Jose Taiko Public Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 @ 12:15PM
API Heritage Month Opening
College of San Mateo - 1700 W Hillsdale Blvd San Mateo, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://collegeofsanmateo.edu/

Wednesday, May 13, 2015 @ 2:00PM
CMHACY Conference
Asilomar Conference Grounds Pacific Grove, CA

web :: http://cmhacy.org/

Thursday, May 14, 2015 @ 9:00AM & 10:00AM
School Outreach Performances
Elementary School Campbell, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344
web :: http://taiko.org/school-outreach-educational-assemblies/

Saturday, May 16, 2015 @ 1:00PM
School Outreach Performance
Elementary School Hollister, CA

web :: http://taiko.org/school-outreach-educational-assemblies/

Saturday, May 16, 2015 @ 10:00AM-12:00PM
SJT Junior Taiko Recital
School of Arts & Culture @ MHP - 1700 Alum Rock Avenue San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (SJT Office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/junior-taiko-culture-awareness-group-cooperation/
info :: Student arrival at 10:00AM, recital begins at 10:30AM in the Plaza building.

Tuesday, May 19, 2015 @ 8:30AM & 9:30AM
School Outreach Performances
Elementary School Aromas, CA

web :: http://taiko.org/school-outreach-educational-assemblies/

Fri, May 22 - Sun, May 24, 2015
Intercollegiate Taiko Invitational
University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA

web :: http://www.jodaiko.com/

Friday, May 29, 2015 @ 1:00PM & 2:00PM
School Outreach Performances
Elementary School San Jose, CA

web :: http://taiko.org/school-outreach-educational-assemblies/

Saturday, May 30, 2015 @ 9:00AM-12:00PM
Oyako (Parent-Child) Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

Saturday, June 6, 2015 @ 3:00-3:45PM
Summer Reading Party
Sunnyvale Public Library - 665 W. Olive Ave. Sunnyvale, CA

phone :: (408) 730-7300
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://sunnyvale.ca.gov/Departments/SunnyvalePublicLibrary.aspx

Fri, Jun 12 - Sun, Jun 14, 2015
2015 North American Taiko Conference
University of Nevada, Las Vegas Las Vegas, NV

web :: http://natc.taikocommunityalliance.org/
info :: San Jose Taiko will be offering a number of workshops including:
Taiko Olympics!; Putting Brains in Your Feet; Hyotan/Shekere Fundamentals; Listening Labs: Kumidaiko Ear Training; Improvisation for Beginning Fue.

PJ & Roy Hirabayashi will also be offering: What? Play taiko with Roy and PJ? A master class in kumidaiko core values; Ei Ja Nai Ka?; Taiko Peace

Sunday, June 21, 2015 @ 10:00AM-1:00PM
San Jose Taiko Public Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

Thursday, June 25, 2015 @ 11:30AM
Educational Outreach Performance
Cultural Summer Camp Palo Alto, CA

web :: http://taiko.org/school-outreach-educational-assemblies/

Sun, Jul 5 - Thu, Jul 9, 2015 @ 9AM - 2:30PM daily
Summer Taiko at Stanford
Braun Music Center - 541 Lasuen Mall, Stanford University Stanford, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (SJT Office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/summer-taiko-stanford/
info :: STAS begins on SUNDAY and ends on THURSDAY this year.

Thu, Jul 9 - Fri, Jul 10, 2015
Collegiate Taiko Intensive (CTI)
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (SJT Office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/taiko-weekend-intensive/
info :: For more info: email twi@taiko.org or call the SJT office at (408) 293-9344.

Thursday, July 16, 2015 @ 9:00AM
Educational Outreach Performances
Suzume no Gakko Summer Program San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (SJT Office)

Saturday, July 25, 2015 @ 11:30AM-12:15PM
Educational Outreach Performance
John Steinbeck Library - 350 Lincoln Avenue Salinas, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.salinaspubliclibrary.org/
info :: Free family performance!

Saturday, July 25, 2015 @ 2:00-2:45PM
Educational Outreach Performance
Cesar Chavez Library - 615 Williams Road Salinas, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://salinaspubliclibrary.org/
info :: Free family performance!

Sunday, July 26, 2015 @ 4:00-4:45PM
Salinas Obon Festival
Buddhist Temple of Salinas - 14 California Street Salinas, CA

phone :: (831) 424-4105
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://btsalinas.org/

Saturday, August 1, 2015 @ 9:00AM-12:00PM
Oyako (Parent-Child) Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

Saturday, August 8, 2015 @ 6:00-6:45PM
Diablo Japanese American Festival
Diablo JA Religious & Cultural Center - 1365 Treat Blvd Concord, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: https://www.facebook.com/DiabloJapaneseAmericanSummerFestival

Sunday, August 23, 2015 @ 10:00AM-1:00PM
San Jose Taiko Public Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

Sun, Sep 13 - Sun, Nov 1, 2015 @ 11:30AM-1:30PM
Adult Recreational Class (ARC) - Fall Session
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office) / 279-2780 (studio)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/arc/

Saturday, October 3, 2015 @ 3:00-3:45PM
Aki Matsuri (Fall Festival)
Wesley United Methodist Church - 566 N. 5th Street San Jose, CA

map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://www.wesleysj.net/aki-matsuri/

Saturday, October 10, 2015 @ 10:00AM-1:00PM
San Jose Taiko Public Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

Saturday, October 24, 2015 @ 9:30-10:30AM
Open Auditions
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (SJT Office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/open-auditions-san-jose-talent-registration/

Sunday, November 15, 2015 @ 1:00-4:00PM
San Jose Taiko Public Workshop
San Jose Taiko Studio - 150 S. Montgomery Street San Jose, CA

phone :: (408) 293-9344 (office)
map :: Maps and Directions
web :: http://taiko.org/publicworkshops/

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