The US-China Institute and the Bard Conservatory present
Music From China: East Meets West
Contemporary Works for Chinese and Western Instruments
A concert celebrating the ground breaking partnership between the US-China Music Institute of the Bard College Conservatory of Music and the Central Conservatory of Music (Beijing), featuring The Orchestra Now, conducted by Jindong Cai, and a guest appearance by the Central Conservatory Chamber Orchestra. The program includes works by Ye Xiao-gang Ye, Wen-jing Guo, Wen-jin Liu, Yan-jia Zhou, and Jian-ping Tang, and features soloists Hong-mei Yu (Erhu), Wang Zhou (Guzheng) and Qiang Zhang (Pipa).