SOUNDS OF CHINA: A CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION
featuring Virtuoso Soloists from the National Chinese Traditional Orchestra and Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Sunday, February 15, 3:00
Soloists from the National Chinese Traditional Orchestra
Jiuyue Ma, conductor
Musicians from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra
In collaboration with the Chinese Fine Arts Society, this performance will feature traditional celebratory works for the Chinese New Year, along with works by Jiuyue Ma and other Chinese composers.
CFAS and the Civitas Ensemble will co-present an all-Chinese concert on Sunday, March 15 at 3:00 pm at Nichols Hall. Works will include a world premiere by composer Yao Chen, as well as the completed work commissioned by CFAS titled “The Five Elements” by Zhou Long.