How is the modern voice of the Chinese composer heard through instruments rooted in national tradition? Established composer-pianist Gao Ping, with roots in China, America, and New Zealand, and emerging composers Jia Yao and Wang Yaming, as well as a vocal work by Huang Ruo.
The program includes both vocal and instrumental music, and also includes China premieres of Huang Ruo’s Second Breath, a Buddhist chant-inspired aria premiered in 2012 at New York’s National Opera Center, and Gao Ping’sFive Impressions, premiered at New York’s Lincoln Center in the same year.
Please collect entrance tickets from the front desk 30 minutes before the program starts.
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