Endless Sound 无限的笙
VCHPRESENTS: CHAMBER

Endless Sound 无限的笙

Schedule

Sun / 09 Feb 2020 / 4:00PM

Venue

Victoria Concert Hall

Featuring

  • Wu Wei, sheng
  • Joshua Tan, conductor
  • Musicians of the SSO

Programme

YAN HAI DENG 闫海登 Tunes of Jin Opera 晋调

MAO YUAN 茅沅 (arr. STEENBRINK) Dance of the Yao People 瑶族舞曲

ZHANG JING PING 张靖平 Celebratory Harvest 庆丰收

J.S. Bach (arr. STEENBRINK) Andante from Violin Sonata No. 2, BWV 1003

Vivaldi (arr. WU WEI & STEENBRINK) La Folia

- Intermission -

HUANG RUO 黃若 The colour yellow (2007)

A MONGOLIAN FOLK SONG 内蒙古民歌 Pastoral Song牧歌

CHONG KEE YONG Remembering the Old Fishing Village 老渔港的回忆 ([commissioned by the SSO])

NIE ER 聂耳 (arr. WU WEI) Dragon Dance 金蛇狂舞

Programme

YAN HAI DENG 闫海登 Tunes of Jin Opera 晋调

MAO YUAN 茅沅 (arr. STEENBRINK) Dance of the Yao People 瑶族舞曲

ZHANG JING PING 张靖平 Celebratory Harvest 庆丰收

J.S. Bach (arr. STEENBRINK) Andante from Violin Sonata No. 2, BWV 1003

Vivaldi (arr. WU WEI & STEENBRINK) La Folia

- Intermission -

HUANG RUO 黃若 The colour yellow (2007)

A MONGOLIAN FOLK SONG 内蒙古民歌 Pastoral Song牧歌

CHONG KEE YONG Remembering the Old Fishing Village 老渔港的回忆 ([commissioned by the SSO])

NIE ER 聂耳 (arr. WU WEI) Dragon Dance 金蛇狂舞

Renowned Sheng virtuoso Wu Wei leads the SSO on a journey from East to West and back again, in an unmissable demonstration of the ancient Chinese instrument’s phenomenal capabilities. Prepared to be transported aloft with Eastern and Chinese favourites, alongside transcriptions of Baroque classics. Virtuosity, poetry, nostalgia – the endless sound of the Sheng.

Attend this Concert

To be astounded by the incredible sound of the ancient Chinese instrument and Wu Wei's amazing virtuosity.

Featuring

  • Wu Wei, sheng
  • Joshua Tan, conductor
  • Musicians of the SSO

Standard Tickets:

$30, $20

Admission Advice:

Rating/ Age Limit

  • Children must be age 7 and above to be admitted into the hall.
  • Children under 7 will not be admitted into the hall, even with a ticket.
  • Please bring along proof of child’s age, such as a student concession pass, as random checks may be conducted at the venue.
  • Parents or guardians of children admitted are strongly encouraged to purchase aisle seats.
  • We reserve the right to ask parents to bring children out of the hall should they be disruptive during the performance.
  • No admission without a ticket.

Late Seating

  • You are strongly advised to be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time.
  • Latecomers will only be admitted at appropriate pauses during the show or during intermission, if any.

Photography/ Video Recording Rules

  • Non-flash photography is allowed during bows and applause. No photography when artistes are performing.
  • Unauthorised video recordings are strictly not allowed.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the event in which you may appear. Such photographs and videos may be displayed or published on SSG’s website, social media platforms, publications and publicity materials. By attending the event, you consent to the use of these photographs and videos for the foregoing purposes.

Admission Advice:

Rating/ Age Limit

  • Children must be age 7 and above to be admitted into the hall.
  • Children under 7 will not be admitted into the hall, even with a ticket.
  • Please bring along proof of child’s age, such as a student concession pass, as random checks may be conducted at the venue.
  • Parents or guardians of children admitted are strongly encouraged to purchase aisle seats.
  • We reserve the right to ask parents to bring children out of the hall should they be disruptive during the performance.
  • No admission without a ticket.

Late Seating

  • You are strongly advised to be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time.
  • Latecomers will only be admitted at appropriate pauses during the show or during intermission, if any.

Photography/ Video Recording Rules

  • Non-flash photography is allowed during bows and applause. No photography when artistes are performing.
  • Unauthorised video recordings are strictly not allowed.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the event in which you may appear. Such photographs and videos may be displayed or published on SSG’s website, social media platforms, publications and publicity materials. By attending the event, you consent to the use of these photographs and videos for the foregoing purposes.