2014 / Descanso Gardens to feature taiko players On Ensemble with Japan-based dancer Chieko Kojima, July 22, 6:00 – 7:00 pm

On Ensemble

On Ensemble

As a part of “World Rhythms” series at Descanso Gardens in La Canada,

Los Angeles-based drum players On Ensemble and Japan-based dancer Chieko Kojima will perform on July 22, from 6:00 – 7:00 pm.

This seven-week series of world music and dance performances celebrate humankind’s connection to nature and gardens.

On Ensemble infuses traditional Japanese taiko drumming with singing, innovative meters and soaring melodies. World-renowned taiko troupe KODO’s member Chieko Kojima will perform with On Ensemble.

Through August 21, Descanso Gardens is open from 9 am to 8 pm on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. No reciprocal gardens admission after 4:30 pm.

Descanso Gardens is located near the intersection of the 210 and 2 freeways. It is a 20-minute drive from downtown Los Angeles.

The address is 1418 Descanso Drive, La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011.