China's Sounds of the Silk Road

Chinese New Year Spectacular

  Usher Hall, 7:30pm, Tuesday 20 February 2018

“China’s Sounds of the Silk Road” comprise 20 international performers who have toured worldwide. The group includes a national chamber orchestra and group of musicians who have won awards at both national and international levels.

China’s Sounds of the Silk Road toured Europe last year performing at Tours and Paris in France as well as Verona and Mantua in Italy.

“China’s Sounds of the Silk Road” will perform classics from western musicals as well as traditional Chinese music offering the audience both a familiar and new experience. The whole concert will be divided into four chapters: Silk road root seeking, Silk road lingering affection, Silk road dream pursuing and Silk road Chinese sound. China’s Sounds of the Silk Road play instruments representative of Chinese music including: Erhu, Guzheng, Pipa and bamboo flute. The concert will include music from famous musicals such as Les Miserables, The Phantom Of The Opera, My Fair Lady and adaptations of Chinese folk music.

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