Way Back Home

Portland Taiko performs The Way Back Home this Saturday. The show was developed as their national touring performance in 2007. This is the first time it will be performed in Portland.

27 March 2010, 2 & 8pm
Winningstad Theatre
1111 SW Broadway
Portland OR 97205

Video Interview

It includes two of my favorite instruments: paper & bamboo. You can hear these materials along with taiko in the work I composed for them called News, as well as throughout the program.
Dedicated to intercultural collaboration, Byron Au Yong composes songs of dislocation, music for a changing world. He teaches in Performing Arts & Social Justice at the University of San Francisco.

Byron Au Yong & Christopher Yohmei Blasdel: BreathPlay

Byron Au Yong: Kidnapping Water: Bottled Operas
Kidnapping Water:
Bottled Operas
Byron Au Yong: Yiju