Lunar New Year celebration

Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Thursday 8 February 2024 (19:00-20:00)

Free, advance booking essential

Lunar New Year celebration Di Xiao

China Institute/University Music

  • University Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Daniele Rosina conductor
  • Di Xiao piano
  • Jennie Zhan pipa
  • Pinyan Lin guzheng

Join internationally renowned Chinese pianist Di Xiao for a concert fizzing with orchestral fireworks to see in the Lunar New Year. Celebrating the mighty river that courses through China, the Yellow River concerto melds Western and Chinese musical influences. Di is joined by Jennie Zhan and Pinyan Lin for this celebratory event.

  • Xian Yellow River Piano Concerto (constructed by Yin Chengzong and Chu Wanghua)
  • Plus music for pipa (Chinese lute) and guzheng (Chinese plucked zither)