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
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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.

Please note that the programme for this event has changed since the publication of the Guildhall School Summer Events Guide. Only the musicians above will feature in the performance.

Part of the Shanghai Grand Theatre Arts Group Residency at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama

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