Upcoming Public Performance Highlights
Please check back regularly as performance times and details are subject to change.
Saturday, February 17
Special concert: KODO’s Chieko Kojima (dance & taiko artist, founding member of KODO) in collaboration with Nagata Shachu. Kobayashi Hall, Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre. $30 adults/ $20 seniors. Tickets 416-441-2345. Online: Ticketweb
Saturday, March 24 Nagata Shachu’s second concert of the 2017-2018 season “Taiko X Blues” in collaboration with blues artists Ken Yoshioka (harmonica, guitar and vocals) and Julian Fauth (piano and vocals). Brigantine Room, Harbourfront Centre. Tickets
Sunday, April 15 Guest artists with the Esprit Orchestra performing the Canadian premiere of Maki Ishii’s Mono-Prism for taiko and orchestra. Koerner Hall, Royal Conservatory of Music. More information.
Friday, May 4 One-hour performance at Toronto Public Library – Parkdale Branch. 1303 Queen Street West. 7 pm.
Thursday, May 24 One-hour performance at Toronto Public Library – Palmerston Branch. 560 Palmerston Ave. 6:30 pm
Monday, May 28 Pne-hour performance at Toronto Public Library – Fairview Branch. 35 Fairview Mall Drive. 7 pm.
Saturday, June 2 Nagata Shachu’s 2017-2018 season finale concert “Shamisen X Taiko” in collaboration with shamisen virtuoso Masahiro Nitta (Japan). Harbourfront Centre Theatre. 8 pm. Tickets
Thursday, August 2 One-hour concert for Summer Music in the Garden Series. The Toronto Music Garden. 7 pm. Free.