[China Now Music FestivalFacing the Past, Looking to the Future: Chinese Composers in the 21st Century]

Bard College Conservatory of Music and US-China Music Institute of the Bard College Conservatory of Present

China Now Music Festival
Facing the Past, Looking to the Future: Chinese Composers in the 21st Century

Members of The Orchestra Now and musicians from the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing
Jindong Cai, Conductor


The Orchestra Now with Jindong Cai, conductor and artistic director of the Festival Program includes contemporary compositions by Ye Xiaogang, Zhou Long, and Cheng Yi inspired by the Opium Wars and the Nanjing Massacre, and world-premiere performances of commissioned works by composers from the Central Conservatory of Beijing.

Preconcert panel discussion with composers and performers.

For more information, call 845-758-7026, e-mail uschinamusic@bard.edu
or visit http://barduschinamusic.org.