• Uchouten premiere performance
  • Ryerson Theatre
  • December 1, 2007

Uchouten

Date Composed: 2007
Composer: Kiyoshi Nagata
Arrangement: Kiyoshi Nagata
Premiere Performance: December 1, 2007 - Ryerson Theatre
Recording Title: Tsuzure CD

In Japan, the taiko has always been played in times of celebration and joy, especially during ‘matsuri’ or festival time. This song attempts to convey the state of ecstasy and rapture (UCHOUTEN) one feels when playing the taiko.

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