• Hana premiere performance
  • Fleck Dance Theatre
  • November 18, 2011

Hana

Date Composed: 2011
Composer: Kiyoshi Nagata
Arrangement: Kiyoshi Nagata
Premiere Performance: November 18, 2011 - Fleck Dance Theatre, Toronto

Two teams of drummers leap from drum to drum, until one player from each side meet in the centre for a musical bout. The gyoji (sumo referee) encourages the friendly match using his fan. Eventually, all contenders wind up in centre ring in a magnificent display of movement and coordination.