Beyond the Score: Chinese New Year
As we celebrate the Year of the Ox you’re invited to go beyond the score and learn more about the repertoire featured on our 2021 Chinese New Year program. Hear from conductor Benjamin Northey, pianist Angela Li, and pipa soloist Yang Ying and then experience the entire performance, filmed in Hamer Hall, right here on MSO.LIVE. This video is proudly presented by the National Foundation for Australia-China Relations. Our Chinese New Year concert partners include Principal Concert Partner Austin Land, Swisse, Biostime, Seven Network, Hengyi, Asia Society, TarraWarra Estate, Executive Wealth Circle, David’s Hot Pot and Chin Communications.
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