Focus! Festival 2018 | China Today: A Festival of Chinese Composition
Works by Wang Shuci, Ye Xiaogang, Chou Wen-Chung, and Liu Sola
DateJan 19, 2018
Free tickets available beginning 1/10.
VenuePeter Jay Sharp Theater
AddressThe Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023
Joel Sachs, conductor
New Juilliard Ensemble
Julia Glenn, violin
Liu Sola, virtual soprano
WANG SHUCI Bauhaus (2017, world premiere; composed for NJE)
YE XIAOGANG Lamura Cuo, Op. 69 (2014, New York premiere of ensemble version)
CHOU WEN-CHUNG Twilight Colors (2007)
LIU SOLA Goose and Crane Calling (2017, world premiere; composed for NJE)
Juilliard's acclaimed Focus! festival returns for its 34th season featuring a series of six free concerts exploring the music of composers in China, including seven new commissions by Chinese composers born after 1980.
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