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Based in Los Angeles, California, LA Miyake Kai is a Japanese taiko drumming group that specializes in a traditional style of Japanese drumming called Miyake Taiko. The style of Miyake Taiko was developed for a traditional summer festival that has been held on Miyake Island in Japan since 1820. Powerful but simple, fierce but emotional, the beats of our drums will be sure to reach your soul. The LA Miyake Kai is officially recorgnized by Miyake Jima Geino Doshi Kai of Japan.