【2017/18】20170917-The 12 Animal Signs of Chinese Zodiac —WU Man & TCO
There are many orchestral works containing choir. However, The 12 Animal Signs of Chinese Zodiac composed by CHIEN Nan-Chang is more than a grand piece of Chinese orchestra with choir. Vocal mimicry, sound effects, games, physical movements, drama are introduced into this vivid and humorous representation. LAI Mei-Chen, who wrote the text, associated the content with Chinese folk tales, fairy tale archetypes, even with Taiwanese language element. A feast for all kinds of tastes. QU Wenjun, reputed as the representative of the pipa music of the Northwest China, composed the Pipa Concerto Soul of the Loess, interpreted by WU Man. Long time following and interpreting the traditional folk music of all over the world, she is the ideal person, together with TCO’s accompany, to interpret this piece full of folk color.
Time:2017/09/17 Sun.19:30 Place: National Concert Hall Price:300 500 800 1000 1200 1500 Buy Ticket
PERFORMERS Conductor: CHENG Li-Pin Pipa: WU Man Soprano: CHEN Mei-Lin Tenor: Fernando WANG, Vicente Fortunato C. MORAN Actors: WANG Chen-Hua, Viola WANG Chorus Coach: CHEN Li-Fen, Yu-Chung John KU, Wei-Chun Regina CHANG Taipei Chinese Orchestra TCO Chorus Taipei Philharmonic Choir
PROGRAMS QU Wenjun: Soul of the Loess CHIEN Nan-Chang: The 12 Animal Signs of Chinese Zodiac