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December 9, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
One event on December 10, 2018 at 7:30pm
Dirk Brossé, Conductor
Wu Man, Pipa
Mozart – Divertimento, K. 138
Dvořák – Serenade for Strings
Dirk Brossé/Traditional – Mu yang Gu-niang
Wu Man – Interlude: solo pipa
Lou Harrison – Concerto for Pipa and String Orchestra
Sun, December 9, 2018 at 2:30 PM
Wu Man is recognized as the world’s greatest virtuoso on an instrument that is over 2000 years old: the Chinese pipa and has collaborated as a principal musician in Yo Yo Ma’s Silk Road Ensemble. Wu Man’s blend of modern and traditional compositional styles culminates in a unique on stage experience. Join Wu Man and Maestro Dirk Brossé for the Philadelphia Premiere of Brossé’s Mu yan Gu-niang in an unparalleled performance inspired by Asians Migrations worldwide.
The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia continues our wildly popular post-concert program on Sundays. Please join our Music Director and/or our guest artists for informal and informative Q&A session following the matinée.
Concerts and Cocktails
Join us after our Monday evening performances at the Kimmel Center PECO Bar for Concert & Cocktails where you can mingle and get to know the Chamber Orchestra over cocktails at the bar! (cash bar)
**All Artists and Programs subject to change**
- May 26, 2019