Saturday, June 2, 2018. 8 pm
Harbourfront Centre Theatre (231 Queen’s Quay West)
Immerse yourself in Japanese music at its highest calibre, as Nagata Shachu performs with one of the world’s most respected players of the shamisen. Masahiro Nitta started studying the three-stringed traditional instrument in 1998, and have won numerous national performance competitions in Japan. Touring internationally in Asia, North America and Europe, he has collaborated with celebrated Western musicians on instruments such as guitar and saxophone. Like Nagata Shachu, Masahiro constantly seeks opportunities to reach beyond musical borders.
$37, $32, $27 adult/ $20 seniors and students (reserved seating). Price includes HST. Service fees apply.
By phone: 416-973-4000, press 1
In person: 235 Queen’s Quay West, open Tue. through Sat., 1 pm – 6 pm.
Nagata Shachu proudly announces its 2017-2018 concert season!
Subscription package for all three concerts (save 30%): Subscription Tickets
Tickets for November 18th concert: Half Cycle, Full Moon
Tickets for March 24th concert: Taiko X Blues
Tickets for June 2nd concert: Shamisen X Taiko
Released April 2017, Nagata Shachu celebrates the vibrancy and diversity of its hometown in Toronto, Canada with this professional studio recording of the ensemble’s signature pieces interspersed with evocative scenes of the city.
Review of “Toronto Taiko Tales” DVD/CD & Bluray.
Purchase online: http://nagatashachu.com/recordings/