Pacific Rim Music Festival

When
Event has passed (Thu Oct 26, 2017 - Sun Oct 29, 2017)
Where
UC-Santa Cruz Music Center Recital Hall
Time
3:00 pm
Cost
Free
Tags
Music, World Music

Description

Traditional Korean Music + 40 World Premieres

The 2017 Pacific Rim Music Festival will feature award-winning composers writing 40 new works that will be performed by the United States’ and Korea’s most prestigious ensembles on prominent stages including UC Santa Cruz, Cal Performances, Kimmel Performing Arts Center, the Lincoln Center, and in Korea.

Organized in collaboration with Korea’s national music institution, Korea National Gugak Center Traditional Orchestra, the Pacific Rim Music Festival represents a historically unprecedented collaboration between Korean and Western large-scale orchestras and ensembles and Western and international composers, resulting in the world premiere of 40 new compositions performed with traditional Korean and Western instruments.

Location