Experimental Japanese musician Tatsuya Nakatani will be playing two gigs in Houston this week. He has played in more than 80 cities, collaborated with hundreds of other musicians and is a prolific recording artist with over 40 albums. Nakatani uses a wide array of instruments in his performances including bells, cymbals, gongs, and bows.

The first show is at 8 p.m. on Wednesday Dec. 8th at Studio B11 at 2011 Winter Street and the second will be on Friday Dec. 10th at the same time and place. Tickets are 7 dollars per performance or 11 dollars for both nights.

Here is just a peek at what attendees can expect.

–Jack Daniel Betz