The Elegant East
The Guildhall School presents traditional Chinese music from instrumentalists of the Shanghai Chinese Orchestra
22 May 2017 / 19:00
Milton Court Concert Hall
Fang Yu zheng / guqin
Zhao Yunmeng bamboo flute
Zhu Tianjin pipa
A captivating concert of traditional Chinese music from instrumentalists of the Shanghai Chinese Orchestra.
Discover the mesmerising music of ancient China performed on traditional Chinese instruments, from the ancient guqin, a seven-stringed instrument with a history stretching back over three thousand years, to the bamboo flute, a key Chinese wind instrument which often accompanies traditional Chinese opera.
Part of the Shanghai Grand Theatre Arts Group Residency at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama
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