'Samurai Percussionists' Coming to Easton
Japanese taiko drumming troupe Kodo will perform next week at the Williams Center.
Kodo, an acclaimed Japanese drumming troupe, will visit Lafyatte College next week.
The group, which puts a modern spin on traditional Japanese drumming, will perform Wednesday, March 20 at 8 p.m. at the college's Williams Center.
"Often referred to as 'samurai percussionists,' Kodo transforms the concert experience into a thrill ride while striving to preserve traditional Japanese drumming and reinterpret it in new and exciting ways," the school said in a news release.
Tickets for the show are $35 and are very limited.
You can get them by calling the box office at (610) 330-5009 weekdays between noon and 2 p.m., 4 to 5 p.m. and one hour before the show. Stand-by tickets will be sold at 7 p.m. the day of the performance.
Before the show, music professor/department head J. Larry Stockton will give a talk about Kodo and Japanese music in general at 7 p.m. in room 108 of the Williams Center.