Youth Recreational Classes (YRC)

Taiko class can serve as a gateway for children to appreciate different people, perspectives, and cultures. San Jose Taiko’s Youth Recreational Class (YRC) is a fun, beginning-level class for students ages 8* to 14, taught by members of San Jose Taiko’s staff and performing company.  YRC is offered in 8-week sessions twice a year.




2019 dates will be posted here later this fall.


Class dates/times: Thursdays, 4:30-5:30

Fee per session: $200

Location: San Jose Taiko studio, 150 South Montgomery St, San Jose

Class size: 14 students/2 instructors

*Age range: 8 (or in 2nd grade during the 2018/19 school year) to 14

Registration: Registration is first-come, first-served, and you can sign up for as many sessions as you'd like.  YRC is not a part of the Junior Taiko (JT) Program.  Students aged 15+ can register for the Adult Recreational Class.

Registration fees are nonrefundable. Fees can be transferred to another session within this program if the request is made 2 weeks prior to the original dates and there is space available in another session. There are no make-up classes or future credits to any other SJT program/activity if you do not attend the class.