Sat, Sep 30|
Algonquin Commons Theatre
The Dragon & The Rising Sun
The fusion of two historic forms of music by two world class groups, to create one amazing sound. The Dragon & The Rising Sun is “an incredible mix of Celtic music and Japanese Taiko” formed by The American Rogues and Nagata Shachu
Time & Location
Sep 30, 2023, 7:00 p.m.
Algonquin Commons Theatre, Robert C. Gillett Student Commons, 1385 Woodroffe Ave Room E 104, Nepean, ON K2G 1V8, Canada
About the event
World-renowned AMERICAN ROGUES bring an energetic show no matter where they perform. First-class musicians delight audiences with their cross-over music that includes jigs, reels, hornpipes, ballads, originals, covers, soundtracks, patriotic, military music and more. You are never bored at an AMERICAN ROGUES event. The energy of the American Rogues’ music is infectious and completely engaging.
Toronto based, world-renowned NAGATA SHACHU, has enthralled audiences all over the globe with its mesmerizing and heart-pounding performances of the Japanese drum (taiko). While rooted in the folk drumming traditions of Japan, this ensemble strives to rejuvenate this ancient art form by producing innovative and exciting music that seeks to create a new voice for the taiko. NAGATA SHACHU has become renowned for its exacting, physically demanding and energetic performances on the taiko, as well as for its diverse repertoire. Their playing is the combination of unbounded spirit and passion with the highest levels of musicianship and discipline.