Tatsu Aoki: Taiko Legacy

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Expressive taiko drums bind two contrasting programs directed by Tatsu Aoki, multi-instrumentalist and media artist.

Taiko Legacy is a perennial celebration of heritage forms as experienced by leading contemporary performers. Its geological scale is anchored by multigenerational ensemble Tsukasa Taiko. Legacy forefronts the traditional musical relationship between the shamisen and taiko.


running time 120 minutes with one intermission

Dance Styles


Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

220 E. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 397-4010