Beginners Class

Start 2017 off with learning Japanese drumming with Kishin Daiko!
Our class for beginners will be starting January 2, 2017. This 8-week course will be open to all ages 7 and up, so pass the word along to your friends and family. The first lesson is FREE with no obligation to continue, so come check it out at no cost!

Dates: January 2 through February 20, 2017 on Mondays
Time: 6 pm to 7 pm
Where: In the Sugimoto Family Social Hall
Cost: The fee is $80 if you choose to take the course, and we’re offering a family plan rate!

Please email for more details:


Join us this weekend as Descanso Gardens celebrates the 50th anniversary of their Japanese Gardens! Anyone who purchases regular admission is free to take in any one of our four shows. Pro-tip: arrive early to secure a seat, and stay until the end to get a chance to jump on a drum during audience participation!

Dates: Saturday 10/15 & Sunday 10/16
Times: 11am and 1pm
Location: Descanso Gardens, Under the Oaks Theater
Address: 1418 Descanso Dr, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011
Additional info: Descanso Gardens website

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Tickets for our 35th Anniversary Concert go on sale to the public September 1, 2016! Additional information as follows:

Saturday, October 22, 2016 at 7:00pm

Aratani Theatre
244 S. San Pedro Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Reserved Seating
Orchestra – $25 / $22.50 for JACCC members & groups of 10 or more
Balcony – $15 / $13.50 for JACCC members & groups of 10 or more

Tickets are available for purchase online 24/7 at
All sales are final, no refunds or exchanges allowed
To take advantage of the JACCC member and group discount, please purchase directly through the Aratani Theatre Box Office

Aratani Theatre Box Office
Ph: 213-680-3700
Hours: noon to 5pm, Tuesday – Friday

This concert will be Kishin Daiko’s greatest fundraising initiative to date. Proceeds from the concert will benefit all the programs Kishin provides to the community. Please consider partnering with us by making a donation! Click on the “Donate” link below to access our PayPal page:

Save the Date!

We are very excited to announce our 35th Anniversary Concert, taking place October 22, 2016 in Los Angeles, CA! Please join us as we celebrate this momentous occasion. Additional information regarding ticket sales will be released soon, stay tuned for more details!