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2015 / Taiko ensemble KODO to return to Disney Hall with new program directed by Kabuki master, Feb. 3

KODO Mistery

KODO, Japan’s premier drumming ensemble will return to Walt Disney Concert Hall on Tuesday, Feb. 3 at 8:00 p.m. with breathtaking physicality in a show featuring classical and modern elements of the taiko art form. Tickets are $46 – $112. Contact ticket office at (323) 850-2000. www.laphil.com This year, KODO will bring “One Earth...
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2014 / Japanese traditional music concert in San Pedro, Mar. 7

Perry Matsuyama Kurai

A night of traditional Japanese folk music featuring the taiko (drum), koto (zither), shamisen (lute) and bamboo flute (shakuhachi) will be presented at the Grand Annex in Downtown San Pedro on Friday, March 7 at 8:00 pm. The Taiko Center of Los Angeles founded by director, Rev. Tom Kurai will lead his ensemble in...
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Pasadena-based Makoto Taiko to present annual concert, June 2, 6:00 pm

Makoto Taiko Concert

As Makoto Taiko prepares for their annual concert at 6:00 pm on Saturday, June 2, at Occidental College’s Thorne Hall, the beat of their drums has taken on a sense of urgency. This urgency or passion is what the players refer to as drumming with “makoto”, whereby the player releases all inhibition and exposes...
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Pacific Asia Museum Free Family Festival, Oct 30, 12 – 4 PM

Pacific Asia Museum Free Family Festival, Oct 30, 12 – 4 PM

Honoring Ancestors/Celebrating Family History The Free Family Festival on October 30 will be a pan-Asian celebration of fun performances, crafts, demonstrations and activities for the whole family, presented by the cultural Arts Councils of Pacific Asia Museum. Hours are 12 noon – 4:00 pm. Admission to the entire museum, including special exhibitions such as...
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