Back by popular demand following the success of their 2017 tour, Yamato will present the UK premiere of Jhonetsu (Passion). Audiences can experience Yamato’s innovative style; combining traditional Taiko drumming with spectacle and athleticism. In this brand-new show, the drummers will challenge themselves to their absolute limits both musically and physically. With a show designed to instil audiences with the exhilarating and explosive energy of Taiko, this promises to be their most ambitious and spectacular show to date.
Yamato are recognised as trailblazers in the Taiko world having broken from the patriarchal confines of the style by including female drummers in the troupe from inception. Since 1993, the Yamato drummers have performed to 7 million people in more than 54 countries across the globe.