Focus! Festival 2018 | China Today: A Festival of Chinese Composition
Works by Gao Weije, Gao Ping, Mao Zhu, [Yu] Baoyu, Wang A-Mao, Chen Qiangbin, and Luo Zhongrong
DateJan 24, 2018
Free tickets available beginning 1/10.
VenuePeter Jay Sharp Theater
AddressThe Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St., New York, NY 10023
GAO WEIJIE Si Shu (Longing for Shu) (2017, New York premiere)
GAO PING Legend (2014, U.S. premiere)
MAO ZHU The Island (2017, world premiere; commissioned by The Juilliard School for Focus! 2018)
[YU] BAOYU Lost in the Moon, Op. 6 (2003, U.S. premiere)
WANG A-MAO The Colloquy of Strings and Air (2017, world premiere; commissioned by The Juilliard School for Focus! 2018)
CHEN QIANGBIN Recital for Qiuzi (1995, U.S. premiere)
LUO ZHONGRONG Sonata for French Horn and Piano (1987, world premiere)
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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