I will be conducting the GBCCA Chinese Music Ensemble to perform for the First Night Boston. Here is the detail. Monday December 31, 2018 1:30pm – 2:00pm Boston Public Library – McKim Building (Dartmouth Street), Guastavino Room Boston Public Library, 700 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02116 First Night Boston Website
Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM Cary Memorial Hall 1605 Massachusetts Ave, Lexington, Massachusetts 02420 The concert will consist of solo pieces, ensemble pieces as well as joint ensembles pieces. Following are the concert program: Duet and Small group: Festive drums (喜慶鑼鼓) Moonlit Night on a Spring River (春江花月夜) Invert curtain (倒垂簾) Youth Ensemble: Horse Riding in Spring (春郊試馬) Goddess Festival (慶神醮) Joint Ensembles: Welcome Guest (迎賓曲) Flower Drum of FengYang (鳳陽花鼓) Latin Festival of EMei (峨嵋燈節)Read More
Shin-Yi Yang and I will be performing together in this concert, 5:30 PM at Albert B. Chandler Hospital Pavilion A Auditorium. This concert is hosted by the Confucius Institute at the University of Kentucky and this is the third time we are invited by the organization to perform. Besides concerts, I also gave Chinese music lectures and a tuba masterclass in the last two times. It was a really wonderful experience.
I was honored to be invited to give a music lecture at Indian Hill Music. My lecture was the first lecture of the school’s lecture series of 2016. The lecture was mainly focus on Chinese music on Tuesday, November 1, to go along with the Orchestra of Indian Hill’s performance of Tan Dun’s Contrabass Concerto “The Wolf” on November 12.When I took the lecture I didn’t know about the double bass concerto but I thought it would be a greatRead More
Last year the GBCCA Chinese Music Ensemble and I were invited by Edmund Tong and Julie Searles to Wheaton College to give a lecture/demo in the afternoon and then followed by a concert in the evening. My wife, Shin-Yi Yang, and I enjoyed very much both the lecture and the performance and last week we had such an honor to be invited back to the college and gave a lecture/demo again in their World Music Class. Most of the students wereRead More