Skaneateles Festival Sounds of the Orient at Brook Farm

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Ticket Information

$22 & $28, free for children 12 and under

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
Skaneateles Festival
Event Type
Performances
Genre
World Music
Event Contact
Jessica Boyce
Contact Email
Description

Brook Farm takes on an Oriental flair as the ensemble Music from China joins forces with the Shanghai Quartet and exotic percussion in a melding of ancient and contemporary Chinese melodies.  


Ensemble Name
Shanghai Quartet, Music from China
Musicians
David Ying, cello; and Frank Cassara, percussion
Program

Chen Yi: Chinese Fables for Erhu, Pipa, Cello, and Percussion

Traditional Chinese Music for original instruments in varying combinations, to include:

Yao Dance (for large ensemble)

Melody of the Purple Bamboo

Birds in the Forest

Wedding Processional

The Warlord Doffs His Armor

Zhou Long: Chinese Folk Songs (for string quartet and traditional Chinese instruments)


Venue
Brook Farm
Location
2870 West Lake Road
Skaneateles, NY
Phone
3156857418
Venue URL