Taiko Legacy 8 at the MCA Chicago

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Performing Arts

Dec 201117 Dec 201118

MCA
Chicago, Illinois
United States

Taiko Legacy 8

Presented by the Museum of Contemporary Art and Asian Improv aRts Midwest.

Saturday, December 17, 7:30 pm

and Sunday, December 18, 3:00 pm

MCA members $12

Non-members $15

Children 12 yrs and under: free

Buy tickets online or call the MCA Box Office (312.397.4010).

Thunderous taiko drumming, stylized kimono dance, improvisations bridging jazz and Japanese court music-all of these combine when Tsukasa Taiko; Edward Wilkerson and Coco Elysses-Hevia of the legendary Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians; and three generations of artists from Tokyo, San Francisco, and Chicago perform in this joyous concert . Perfect for families, the performance unites ancient and contemporary music forms, and wraps the lively sounds in stunningly beautiful costumes and lighting for an unforgettable celebration of both custom and invention.

 

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intrepidmouse . Last modified Sep 26 2011 12:51 a.m.


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