april, 2018

07apr7:00 pm7:00 pmThe 3rd Biannual Sound of Dragon Music Festival: 21 Strings Plus With Xian Wen Hu

Event Details

As part of the Sound of Dragon Music Festival, 21 Strings Plus (Vancouver) will perform a program for Chinese plucked instruments with special guest zheng/Chinese zither virtuoso Xian Wen Hu from China. Led by multi-instrumentalist Geling Jiang, the main body of works of 21 Strings Plus is a diverse collection of music for three zheng, an unprecedented instrumentation and approach. It features German, Chinese, and Canadian composers. The Sound of Dragon Music Festival celebrates diversity and creativity in the contemporary applications of Chinese music, resulting from the interaction between musicians of various ethnic and musical backgrounds.

A Roundhouse partnership with Orchid Ensemble

DATE Sat Apr 7
TIME 8pm
LOCATION Performance Centre
TICKETS $20/$15
INFO lantung@orchidensemble.com | 

Workshops & Mini Concerts

DATE Sat Apr 7
LOCATION Exhibition Hall
INFO Check www.soundofdragon.com for details

Additional Sound of the Dragon Festival activities April 5-8 at the Orpheum Annex – for full festival info and to buy tickets visit soundofdragon.com

Sponsors: City of Vancouver, Canadian Heritage, Canada Council for the Arts, BC Arts Council, SOCAN Foundation, and The Georgia Straight.


(Saturday) 7:00 pm - 7:00 pm

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