• Kodo in 2022-23 Percussion Festival

Percussion Festival at Cal Performances

Our 2022/23 season welcomes the return of Kodo taiko drummers of Japan; tabla master Zakir Hussain and his Masters of Percussion; two performances of Sō Percussion; plus the debut of the Colin Currie Group with an all-Steve Reich program celebrating the composer’s 86th birthday.

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Percussion Festival Events Calendar

New Music, Illuminations: Human and Machine, Percussion Festival

Colin Currie Group
Synergy Vocals

A Steve Reich Celebration

Colin Currie, conductor and percussion

Nov 3, 2022, 7:30pm
New Music, Illuminations: Human and Machine, Percussion Festival

Sō Percussion

Nov 12, 2022, 8pm
Percussion Festival, Family

Kodo
Tsuzumi: One Earth Tour

Feb 4–5, 2023
Percussion Festival

Zakir Hussain and Masters of Percussion

Mar 11, 2023, 8pm
New Music, Percussion Festival

Sō Percussion
with Caroline Shaw, voice

Apr 20, 2023, 7:30pm
2022/23 Season Calendar

Percussion Festival Videos and More

Rudolf Nureyev in Vaslav Nijinksy's Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
A Spooky Now, More Than Ever
Timo Andres performing “How can I live in your world of ideas?”