Dr. Sun Yat-Sen - Excerpts from the New Opera by Huang Ruo
Excerpts from the new opera by composer Huang Ruo, who will be joined by four singers and 11 musicians. The program will include an interview on the creation of the piece with Huang Ruo by Rachel Cooper, Asia Society Director, Cultural Programs and Performing Arts.
Jiang Fang-Tao, soprano
Laurence Broderick, tenor
Toby Newman, mezzo-soprano
Benjamin Bloomfield, bass-baritone
Huang Ruo, conductor
CNN International: "Perhaps China's most innovative and contemporary opera to date."
Watch a clip of Huang Ruo's music: