Taikoza brings Japanese drumming to Morristown Green in free lunchtime concert, July 9

Taikoza brings Japanese flutes and drums to the Morristown Green at lunchtime on July 9, 2013.
Taikoza brings Japanese flutes and drums to the Morristown Green at lunchtime on July 9, 2013.
0

Stay cool  today by watching other people work up a sweat.

The Japanese drumming ensemble Taikoza is sure to do the latter at 12:30 this afternoon, July 9, 2013, during a free Music Beyond Borders concert on the Morristown Green.

Here is a sampling of what this troupe can do, from a 2010 appearance in Morristown:

The concert will run for about 45 minutes.¬† It’s the second in the summer series, which is a joint offering of Morris Arts and the Mayo Performing Arts Center.

Taikoza brings Japanese flutes and drums to the Morristown Green at lunchtime on July 9, 2013.
Taikoza brings Japanese flutes and drums to the Morristown Green at lunchtime on July 9, 2013.

If you missed the opening show two weeks ago, here is a glimpse of Feraba, a West African group that got things off to a colorful start:

Feraba performs in Morristown

Members of 'Feraba' performed West African music to kick off Morristown's 'Music Beyond Borders' series. Photo by Kevin Coughlin
Members of 'Feraba' performed West African music to kick off Morristown's 'Music Beyond Borders' series. Photo by Kevin Coughlin
'Feraba' mesmerized a lunchtime crowd in Morristown on June 25, 2013. Photo by Kevin Coughlin
'Feraba' mesmerized a lunchtime crowd in Morristown on June 25, 2013. Photo by Kevin Coughlin

Music Beyond Borders continues on July 23 with the Argentine Tango Dancers. On Aug. 6, the Didge Project introduces exotic sounds of the aboriginal didgeridoo from Australia.

MORE ABOUT ‘MUSIC BEYOND BORDERS’

Music Beyond Borders poster 2013

Click here for reuse options!
Copyright 2013 MorristownGreen.com

LEAVE A REPLY