HA-YA-TO Drum Masters
Artistic Director: KEITA KANAZASHI
Main artists: KEITA KANAZASHI, RYOTA KANAZASHI, YUTA KANAZASHI
Other Artists: KOJI HADA, TAKAYUKI HASHIGUCHI, MAKOTO SEKINE, SYUNICHIRO KAMIYA
Special Guests: Ms. CHIEKO KOJIMA (1st Master woman of Wadaiko Drum Japan) and Masato Shibata (Shamisen world champion)
The union of the three Japanese brothers, WADAIKO interpreters, Keita Kanazashi, Ryota Kanazashi and Yuta Kanazashi, form in 2001 a new concept of the Japanese drum, combining percussion and dance in which the brothers shine by their execution.
After the success of TAO, OPERA 2001 presents HA · YA · TO.
An energetic and sophisticated show, which has already enthused the audience of more than 25 countries, on an imaginary trip to Japan, country of the four magical seasons. It begins in Spring with the beauty of the cherry blossoms, to transport us to the Summer, with its traditional Japanese festival. The strength and beauty of Japanese women represent the Autumn, beautiful and melancholy at the same time. To end with power and strength fighting the hard life in the cold Winter.
The public leaves full of positive energy.