SCHOOL OF TAIKO
START YOUR TAIKO CAREER TODAY!
This is our entering class for all participants of youth and adults who is 8 years old and up.
No hassle, No pressure!
Course is started with 90 min workshop to learn very basic but important things for playing the Taiko Drums.
Workshop is also good as trial if you are thinking about to continue the lesson as weekly or not.
In this first session, you will learn the basement step by step for being good Taiko performer. The lessons will focus to learn all basics things which necessary for your Taiko skill like ; how to hold the Bachi, how to hit the Taiko Drums,
body movement, take the rhythm and more with learning first song which formed by lead part and base part.
Our classes are offered throughout the year for aiming to be the members of school community performance group to join the community performances like Cherry blossom festival at Seattle center.
After finished "Introductory 1", you will be join in the next level "Introductory 2". You can check how step up after Introductory 1 class from here.
If you want to be the Taiko performer of CHIKIRI; tour group of JCA, there is always a way to get the audition to become a trainee/apprentice.
Introductory Class Information
TAIKO INTRODUCTORY 1 CLASS from January 2020 @ Seattle JCCCW
90 min Entering lesson : Saturday, January 11, 2020 5:10 pm - 6:40 pm
* Please start this workshop first before starting regular lessons of below or future scheduled.
Regular Lessons: Saturday, January 18, 25 February 8, 2020 5:10 pm - 6:10 pm
PLACE : Japanese Cultural Community Center of Washington ( Map )
CAPACITY : 10 Students ( Min 3 )
AGE : 8 years old and up
FEE: First 4 lessons including 90 min Workshop : $110
Registration Fee : $70 (No refundable)
Late Afternoon class!
Registration for Introductory class / Workshop
STEP 1: Fill in the registration form
STEP 2: Make payment from below or send check to our office
Special Price! Above schedule + Registration fee with $20 Discount / $180 ⇒$160
Most valuable selection with about one months lessons & 90 min workshop
with 50 % off Workshop fee. Convenience fee added for payment by Credit Card.
You can get a SOT Original T-shirts & a pair of regular Taiko stick!
90 minutes Workshop / $40
If you would like to Try to Taiko Drumming, this is good way to join in the 90 min lesson.
Join regular class after Workshop
Continue as regular students after 90 minutes workshop?
If you decide to continue the class after this workshop, we are very welcome to you join the class!! You can continue the lesson as weekly and yearly just pay $145 for another three lessons and registration fee as starting to form of your new talent!
* Convenience fee added for payment by Credit Card
* Payment is accepted via PayPal or sending the check to our office
* This class will be continued after above schedule
* Class time / location may change by the situation
* The schedule may change due to the instructor's performance schedule
How To Register for Youth & Adult Class
Step1: Fill the electric registration form
Step 2: Make the Payment
Either way will be good : via PayPal ( Credit Card ) or send a check to mailing address.
Make a Check payable to : Japan Creative Arts
Mailing Address : PO BOX 3311 Bellevue, WA 98009
Step 3: Get confirmation
Your registration is completed and get comfirmation when the form and payment have reached in our office.
*Please make it in two weeks for avoiding lose the spot. Until then, your registration will be kept as pre-registration states
Terms and Conditions for all first registration
If you notify us you wish to cancel your enrollment
- 30 days or more before starting your session: Full refund
- 20 days or more before starting your session: 50% refund
- 19 days or fewer before starting your session: No refund.
* Registration Fee is NON - REFUNDABLE
If we will not have enough applicant, the starting date will be postpone.In this case,
the information will be sent by three days before and the fee which you paid will be full refunded
*Space has limited.
Your space will be reserved when we have received both of Registration form and Payment
at the office of The School of TAIKO / Japan Creative Arts, LLC.
*If you have several treats for discount or another advantage, we will offer only one of them for each case.
*Convenience fee will be charged for Credit Card payment
*The conditions of above are subject to change without notice.