Joint Practice with Kazan Taiko and TaiKomotion

We would like to thank our friends at USC and UCI for coming all the way to UCLA for a joint practice! Learning new styles of taiko from fellow collegiate groups was a great experience for all, and we hope to have another opportunity to play taiko with you guys sometime soon! Check out USC’s […]

On the Hill: Glo-Fest

Yukai Daiko will be performing on the Hill at UCLA Reslife’s Glo-Fest! Come along this upcoming Wednesday 11th February 7pm at Sproul turnaround to raise awareness of energy conservation, and of course to see some taiko!

Generation 11

Trial Period is finally over and Yukai would like to thank everyone who attended our workshops. It was an amazing experience meeting everyone and we hope all of you enjoyed learning and playing taiko with us! We would also like to warmly welcome Generation 11, the new members of Yukai Daiko this year: Thien Phan […]


As you all know, this Friday is Halloween! In light of this event Yukai Daiko will be observing a Halloween trial period workshop. Come along and celebrate with us by playing taiko in your favorite Halloween costume! Remember, no experience is necessary so if you haven’t been to our previous workshops but are still interested […]

Trial Period Begins

Trial Period workshops begin tomorrow! Those who are interested in coming to learn taiko, please meet at the Bruin Bear at 8pm. The workshops will happen every Friday from 8-10pm and every Saturday from 10am-12pm, and will continue until 6th week. Don’t worry if you miss any, as you can still feel free to attend […]

Open House

Yukai Daiko would like to express thanks to all those who came to our Open House on Friday! We hope you enjoyed this brief taste of what our club is about. Our free trial period workshops will begin this upcoming Friday 17th at 8pm (meet at the Bruin Bear), and we welcome anyone to come […]

Lunar New Year!

Yukai Daiko will be performing at Hedrick Hall tomorrow, January 29, 2014, for Hedrick Court’s Lunar New Year’s celebration! Stop by the Fireside Lounge at 7:00 PM for free food, games, and cultural performances including Japanese Taiko! Yukai Daiko will also be performing for Mattel on Thursday, January 30, 2014, for another Lunar New Year’s […]

Generation 10!

Yukai Daiko would like to thank everyone who attended our Fall 2013 Trial Period. It has been an amazing experience teaching people who come from varying musical backgrounds the art of Taiko. We admire the passion, commitment, and positive attitude towards learning that many of you demonstrated. We hope that everyone who attended will stay […]

Trial Period!

Yukai Daiko would like to proudly present Trial Period! During this time, we will be offering free workshops on Fridays and Saturdays for the next six weeks. We will be teaching the basics of how to play Taiko, and also sharing a few of our songs. We would like to thank everyone who came to […]