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11/05/2016 Master collaboration: Nagata Shachu and Japan's Shogo Yoshii Central East $20 - $29

Toronto taiko group Nagata Shachu kicks off their 18th annual concert season titled ‘Toronto Taiko Tales – Global Beats from Around the City' with a rare special guest collaboration featuring Japan's acclaimed virtuoso multi-instrumentalist Shogo Yoshii (former member of the renowned Kodo drummers). As an applauded soloist, Shogo Yoshii has devoted his creativity to the integration of Japanese folk art music with instruments from a wide variety of cultures. He continues to explore the limitless possibilities of taiko, kokyu (Japanese violin) and shinobue (bamboo flute). This collaboration between dynamic world musicians of the highest calibre is certain to be a perfect storm of musical energy.
by via City of Toronto All Events

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