New Zealand School of Music—Te Kōkī and the Confucius Institute at Te Herenga Waka—Victoria University of Wellington are excited to present China Crossing IV at 7 pm, Thursday 26 November, at the Adam Concert Room.
China Crossing IV will debut new music by Chinese New Zealand composer Gao Ping and arrangements by SOUNZ award-winning composer Michael Norris. The full programme features performances by Lan Weiwei (pipa), Jian Liu (piano), Martin Riseley (violin), Te Kōkī Trio and the New Zealand String Quartet.
Jian Liu (piano) and Lan Weiwei (pipa) to perform a new composition by Gao Ping
Martin Riseley (violin) and Jian Liu (piano) to perform ‘Bitter Cold Night’ by Gao Ping
Te Kōkī Trio to perform ‘Chinese Sights and Sounds’ by Bao Yuankai, arranged by Michael Norris
New Zealand String Quartet to perform ‘Song of the Ch’in’ by Zhou Long