Focus! 2018 by Sam Larson

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

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  • Day

    Monday
  • Date

    Jan 22, 2018
  • Start Time

    7:30PM
  • Admission

    Free tickets available beginning 1/10.

  • Venue

    Peter Jay Sharp Theater
  • Address

    The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023

Program information:

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. 

Read the press release

Know before you go! Read the program notes

Other Focus! Festival concerts:
January 19
January 23
January 24
January 25
January 26

 

  • 2018-01-22 19:30:00 2018-08-21 16:19:01 America/New_York 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

    The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023 The Juilliard School performances@juilliard.edu