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Taiko Center Umekita (Osaka) Studio

3-1-24 Nakatsu, Kita-ku, Osaka 531-0071, Osaka Prefecture
+81 120-923-915
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Taiko Lab Osaka

We had a fabulous one hour workshop with Kaede,our friendly,welcoming instructor. She gave... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jeanie L
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Highly recommended, Must try!

Unique experience! Our instructor Yuuka was very welcoming and patient with our family. Her passion... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2017
Bea R
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Taiko-Lab Osaka offers 1 hour long taiko drumming class to foreign tourists! Taiko is a Japanese traditional drum that is often performed at festivals and ceremonies. It's loud, it's powerful, it's SUPER fun! No experience or Japanese language needed! We offer an opportunity for you to experience the local culture in first hand. Go to our website for further details and reservation.
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“great workout” (2 reviews)
“a lot of fun” (3 reviews)
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3-1-24 Nakatsu, Kita-ku, Osaka 531-0071, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous one hour workshop with Kaede,our friendly,welcoming instructor. She gave clear,easy to understand instructions,her English was very good and she was wonderfully patient with us. We laughed a lot and learnt a lot. A morning very well spent.

1  Thank Jeanie L
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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Unique experience! Our instructor Yuuka was very welcoming and patient with our family. Her passion and enthusiasm made this class a very enjoyable experience for us! We were able to learn the basics and play a song as well with our engaging instructor. Overall, our...More

1  Thank Bea R
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

Our family of 5 (kids 7years, 10 and 12) had an amazing experience. Kaede was our instructor and is an amazing teacher with a personality that makes this whole experience fun. It was a great workout too! Highly recommend. Thanks Kaede, this was one of...More

1  Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Kaede was our instructor. My friend and I were the only ones in our class. Kaede shared her expertise with us in a relaxed and informative manner. As a drummer, I found it relatively simple but an important part of being a musician is to...More

1  Thank bron1960
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Reviewed November 22, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I booked a beginners lesson for the taiko experience and we weren't disappointed! Kaede our instructor was fantastic and provided great fun and instruction over the 1 hour class. This is something definitely worth doing with friends!

1  Thank Jeremy Y
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Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

This was so much fun! I got to do a one hour lesson and learnt some basic taiko- enough for a mini performance at the end which I videoed on my phone :) :) very close to the train station too which is nice.

1  Thank Sof C
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Reviewed June 25, 2017

What a great experience! I would definitely recommend for all ages and skill levels. My partner is a drummer and I'm pretty musically inclined and we both had a blast. Yuuka was a great instructor, she said she wasn't comfortable with speaking english but we...More

4  Thank Charli K
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

An engaging and knowledgeable teacher lead us for an hour of playing with a lot of variety. I'm a drummer and my partner is less rhythmically inclined.We both had a blast.

1  Thank Johno P
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Reviewed April 26, 2017

We did a one-hour introduction to Taiko class, which involved learning some basic rhythms and then using them to play an entire Taiko piece. Our teacher Yuuku was excellent - very skilled, friendly and made the class fun. Lots of opportunities to play individually and...More

2  Thank davidkearney78
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Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Taiko Lab is a great studio with very friendly staff. My teacher was Kaede and she was an amazing drum teacher. She was very enthusiastic inspiring. I was lucky enough to have Kaede give me a lesson on all the different festival drums and how...More

3  Thank Chris R
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Robert D
September 13, 2016|
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Response from Stu010189 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry buddy I've just seen this. I booked it online. taiko-reserve you'll find Osaka on here. Enjoy
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Karen M
July 13, 2015|
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Response from Taiko-Center | Property representative |
Dear Karen, I apologize for the late reply. Currently at Osaka studio, the one hour class for foreign tourists are offered on Tuesday at 14:00-15:00 & Thursday at 16:00-17:00. However, if these days and/or time does not... More
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