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Taikoza: Exciting Sounds of the Japanese Taiko Drums Live at SCCC

Doreen Smith

Thursday, January 17, 2013 • 4:43pm

Newton, NJ—Taikoza, the masterful Japanese Taiko drummers and dancers will bring their ancestral and powerful drumming to Sussex County Community College for a unique and amazing performance at the Performing Arts Center to celebrate life on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 10:50 am-12:05 pm—Admission: $12; Free to students and staff with SCCC ID.

Taikoza hits the stage with a high-energy performance of traditional and original Japanese tunes featuring bamboo flutes and an amazing array of ancestral Taiko drums. The show will also feature some very colorful traditional dance and some surprise guests you will not want to miss.

The group has toured internationally and has appeared on ESPN, NBC, History Channel, Swiss TV, Russian National TV and many other programs around the world. Taikoza’s music is featured on Nintendo’s wii game: Red Steel 1 and 2. 

Tickets for the performance can be purchased by calling SCCC’s Box Office at 973-300-3171 or visit us at www.sussex.edu.

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