Focus! Festival 2018 | China Today: A Festival of Chinese Composition
Works by Jia Guoping, Liang Nan, Liu Yuhui, Pan Kaine, Zhou Juan, and Yang Liqing
DateJan 22, 2018
Free tickets available beginning 1/10.
VenuePeter Jay Sharp Theater
AddressThe Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023
JIA GUOPING Schweben über grenzenlosem Feld (Suspended Over the Limitless Field) (2001-02, U.S. premiere
LIANG NAN You Asleep, I Awake (text by Sai Yang) (2015, U.S. premiere) and Song Feng (2017, world premiere; commissioned by The Juilliard School for Focus! 2018)
LIU YUHUI Song of the Tie-Dyeing (2017, world premiere; commissioned by The Juilliard School for Focus! 2018)
PAN KAINE Semi-Cursive Script (2014, world premiere)
ZHOU JUAN Chaconne Arirang (2013, U.S. premiere)
YANG LIQING Four Poems From the Tang Dynasty (1981-82)
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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