China National Symphony Orchestra
Tan Dun, Artistic Director & Conductor
Sandy Cameron, Violin
Liu Wenwen, Suona Soloist
Chinese New Year Celebration
Stravinsky’s Feu d’artifice, Op. 4 (Fireworks)
Tan Dun’s Crouching Tiger Trilogy
Tan Dun’s Passacaglia: Secret of Wind and Birds
Guan Xia’s Song of the Phoenix (for Suona and Orchestra)
Stravinsky’s The Firebird (1919)
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Arts Insider Series at 1:45PM: The Arts Insider Series will provide you with a view on what goes into each performance and share insights into what you will see and hear. Held at Hillwood Recital Hall, tickets are an additional $5 — contact the box office for tickets. Speakers: Mark Shapiro, DMA, Assistant Professor of Music, LIU Post, Music Director, Cecilia Chorus of New York; Tan Dun, Artistic Director and Conductor, China National Symphony. Also, widely known for his scores for the movies Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon and Hero, and for composing music for the medal ceremonies at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.
Classical Music performances are made possible, in part, by The Classical Music Fund in honor of Dr. Elliott Sroka.