Esplanade Presents | Chinese Chamber Music


Onwards - A Ruan & Zheng Recital

Yvonne Tay and Jonathan Rao (Singapore)
17 Apr 2018Tue
1hr 10mins (no intermission)
Esplanade Recital Studio
There will be a post-show talk in English and Mandarin.
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Concessions for students, NSFs and seniors: $15

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Showcasing the versatility and elegance of the traditional Chinese plucked string instruments, ruan and zheng, this recital represents homegrown talents Yvonne Tay and Jonathan Rao’s aspiration in musicianship. Aside from the newly arranged Impression of Guangling, which was derived from the classic guqin piece, Guangling Melody, the concert also features notable signature works, including renowned composer Prof Dong Li Qiang’s Shu Ying and Robert Zollitsch’s Boat Against the Current. The duo will also premiere a newly commissioned work by Ding Yi’s composer-in-residence, Phang Kok Jun, as the finale.

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Road closures around Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay on 29 Apr 2018 | More info 

Admission for ages 6 and above, unless otherwise stated.

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