Celebrate the Chinese New Year at Symphony Center with a dynamic evening of traditional Chinese music and theater. The Shanghai Chinese Orchestra highlights the history, legacy and influence of Chinese culture with a program of works performed on traditional instruments. The Zhejiang Shaoju Opera Theatre brings the festive costumes, percussion and drama of Chinese opera to the stage.
Sunday, January 26, 2020 3:00 PM
Program to be announced.
Shanghai Chinese Orchestra
Zhejiang Shaoju Opera Theatre
Preconcert performance: 1:30–2:30 PM, Buntrock Hall. The program will feature traditional vocal and instrumental works performed by soloists and ensembles from Dong Fang Performing Arts and Yellow River Performing Arts.The preconcert performance program is free to all ticketholders.
The Chinese New Year Celebration is generously sponsored by Ling Z. and Michael C. Markovitz.
Corporate support is generously provided by Citadel and Citadel Securities.