Time: November 9, 2018 from 8pm to 9:30pm
Location: Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Peter Norton Symphony Space
Street: 2537 Broadway at 95th St.
City/Town: New York City
Website or Map: https://www.symphonyspace.org
Event Discipline: music
Organized By: Music From China
Latest Activity: Oct 10, 2018
Works by Zhou Tian, Zhou Long, Yang Yong, Wang Amao and Wang Guowei composed for Chinese and Western instruments offer contemporary reflections on Chinese art and culture. Composition styles range from traditional to avant-garde. The latest in our commissioned works, Zhou Tian’s Hundred Antiques, is inspired by a traditional Chinese style of decorative arts and textiles often incorporating rebuses for auspicious wishes.
ZHOU TIAN: Hundred Antiques (erhu, pipa, violin, cello, percussion)
ZHOU LONG: Dunhuang Pipa Music (pipa, dizi, zhongruan, cello, percussion)
YANG YONG: River Songs (erhu & cello)
WANG AMAO: Two Bagatelles (gaohu, dizi & pipa)
WANG GUOWEI: Drinking Alone with the Moon (erhu, violin & cello)
Artists: Wang Guowei, erhu; Sun Li, pipa; Chen Yu, dizi; Susan Cheng, zhongruan; Michael Katz, cello; Katie Hyun, violin; Frank Cassara, percussion