China's National Centre for the Performing Arts

Tuesday 8 - 10pm

This series, hosted by Dennis Moore, highlights the orchestra of Beijing's National Centre for the Performing Arts. Concerts include familiar Western masterworks alongside new and traditional Chinese composers. Performances often include traditional Chinese instruments, such as the erhu, pipa and dizi.

2/20

National Centre for the Performing Arts, China

Li Biao and Lu Jia, conductors


Guo Wenjing: Riyue Mountain, a Passacaglia for Orchestra

Anton Bruckner: Symphony No. 7 in E Major

 

2/27

National Centre for the Performing Arts, China

Lu Jia, conductor

Gautier Capuçon, cello

Chen Sa, piano


Claude Debussy: Prelude a l'apres-midi d'un faune

Hector Berlioz: Scene d’amour from Romeo et Juliette:

Chen Qigang: Reflet d’un temps disparu

Claude Debussy: La mer Camille

Camille Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2 in G minor, Op. 22 


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