Wednesday, February 13, 2013
As the world's premiere taiko ensemble, Kodo is forging new directions for traditional Japanese drumming. Pounding out marvelous rhythms with thrilling ferocity, precision, dexterity and athleticism, these performers showcase absolute mastery of the drums—some as small as a saucer, others as massive as a tree trunk. "Nothing will prepare you for the 1,000-pound drum assault, the precise timing or the wall of sound. An essential experience" (Time Out London).