Wu Promotion is China’s leading performing arts promoter and event organiser with over 500 concerts and events presented every year, in China and around the world.
Piu’s 2018 UK season kicks off in fine style on February 7th with The 21st Grand Chinese New Year Concert at the Barbican featuring the Shanghai Chinese Orchestra under the baton of maestro Muhai Tang.
Shanghai Chinese Orchestra features players of traditional Chinese musical instruments and a team of highly talented soloists who will be performing at the Barbican. Established in 1952, the orchestra has developed the careers of many young musical talents and is hugely popular with Chinese and international audiences through its performance of chamber music and large-scale orchestral works. It has become synonymous with Chinese traditional music and its characteristic instrumentation of bowed strings, plucked strings, winds and percussion.
This concert will give Barbican audiences a rare chance to experience the beauty of Chinese music played on traditional instruments by a highly talented orchestra.
THE 21st GRAND CHINESE NEW YEAR CONCERT
February 7th 2018 – London, Barbican Hall at 7.30pm
SHANGHAI CHINESE ORCHESTRA