New York-based Taikoza blends driving Japanese-style drumming, mesmerizing flute and traditional dance together in a dynamic performance. The power of these drums will overtake you with a rhythm that you will feel in your core. The performance also features Marco Lienhard on the shakuhachi and shinobue bamboo flutes and a company of Japanese dancers.
7:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, Nampa Civic Center, 311 3rd St. S. $31. 468-5500, nampaciviccenter.com.