Kristy Oshiro is a professional taiko artist based in Sacramento and the San Francisco Bay Area with over 25 years of experience. Founder and Artistic Director of the Tsubaki Ensemble, Queer Taiko, Creative Director of Placer Ume Taiko, instructor of San Mateo Buddhist Temple Taiko, and a vendor for Visions in Education Charter School, Kristy also teaches taiko drumming classes in many cities from Nevada City to San Mateo and is available for group performances, touring, collaborations, school assemblies, residencies, workshops, private lessons, original compositions, corporate team building, rearrangement work, and artistic consultation. (Photo Credit: Katharine Govea Saunders)

Original Composition: Earth & sky

Original Composition: Ha!

Performance with wiz khalifa

Upcoming Performances

Mar9

Japanese Taiko Drumming w/ Kristy Oshiro

St. Matthew's Episcopal Day School, San Mateo, CA

Mar21

SOKO Taiko @ DKG Women Educators' Founders' Day

Sacramento, CA

Apr4

Placer Ume Taiko @ Davis Cherry Blossom Festival

Davis, CA

Time and location TBA.

Upcoming Classes

February 2020

SundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
26
28
29
30
31
1
8
9
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
21
23
25
26
27
28
29