Chinese New Year Concert and Celebration

When
Event has passed (Sat Feb 16, 2019 - Sat Feb 16, 2019)
Where
Davies Symphony Hall
Time
5pm
Tags
Family & Children, Music

Description

Celebrate the Lunar New Year with the SF Symphony at this vibrant event that draws upon Asian traditions, past and present. Enjoy the Festival Reception’s host of activities followed by a performance of Eastern and Western repertoire by the Symphony.

Continue the festivities after the concert by purchasing a ticket to the dramatic and glamorous Imperial Dinner. Call the San Francisco Symphony Volunteer Council at 415-503-5500 for further details.

Conductor/Performers

Mei-Ann Chen
conductor

Angelo Xiang Yu
Violin

Red Chamber
Guest Artist

Adam Larsen
Video design

San Francisco Symphony


Program

Lantern Procession

Li Huanzhi
Spring Festival Overture

Chen Gang
The Butterfly Lovers Concerto

Chinese; arr. Chuang, Wen-chen
Jasmine Flower

Traditional arr. Zheng, Jin
The Moon Over Spring River

Mao Yuan
Dance of the Yao People

An-Lun Huang
Saibei Dance, from Saibei Suite No. 2

Location

location
  1. Davies Symphony Hall 201 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA