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- Jun 06Jun06Find ticketsSun 19:30Baths Hall - ScunthorpeMugenkyo Taiko Drummers
About Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers
The delicacy and grace of Hanayui is complemented by the power andexplosive rhythms of Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers.
Hanayui, from Sado Island in Japan, is the sister group of the world-renowned Kodo Drummers.They bring to the UK a beautiful performance of Japanese dance, song, elaborate costume and expert Taiko drumming. Highlights include stunning folk dance and drumming from Chieko Kojima, an original Kodo member since 1976, and expert traditional dance from award-winning Okinawan dancer Mitsue Kinjo.
Mugenkyo have spearheaded the growing movement to develop Taiko as a European art form,
and are the UK's first and only professional touring Taiko drumming group. Their hard-hitting energetic shows have earned them the reputation as Europe's foremost Taiko group.