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Jun
30
Sep 30

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  • Beijing 798 Art District

An interactive installation made possible by neurotechnology

Wa Liu, installation design
Chuhan Zhang, piano
BrainCo, technology

Teasdale Songs
Nov
18
7:30 pm19:30

Teasdale Songs

  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, NYC

text by Sara Teasdale (1884 - 1933)
for SATB chorus

I. There Will Come Soft Rains
II. June Nights

Antioch Chamber Ensemble, cond. Joshua Copeland


Nanyin, Water Silk Road
May
13
7:30 pm19:30

Nanyin, Water Silk Road

  • Shanghai Oriental Arts Center

commissioned by the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing
for didgeridoo and orchestra

Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra
cond. Tan Dun, didg. Zhang Meng

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Apr
14
Apr 21

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  • Green Hall Gallery, Yale University

An interactive installation made possible by neurotechnology.

Wa Liu, visual artist
Chuhan Zhang, piano

ephemerae
Apr
6
12:00 pm12:00

ephemerae

  • Paine Hall, Harvard University

inspired by nanyin (南音), the music of Southern Fujian
dedicated to the Re- Foundation
for violin-voice soloist and chamber ensemble

Anna JiEun Lee, violin-voice
Dominique Kim, flute
Andrew Lee, clarinet
Martine Thomas, viola
John Lee, cello
Grant Hoechst, marimba

Concerto
Jan
15
7:30 pm19:30

Concerto

  • Shanghai Oriental Arts Center in Shanghai, China

commissioned by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies,
Harvard University

for yangqin and string orchestra

Shanghai Baroque Chamber Orchestra, 
yangqin Niu Fanqiong, cond. Sam Wu

Life in the Clouds
Dec
11
4:00 pm16:00

Life in the Clouds

  • Hartt School of Music in Hartford, CT

commissioned by the UV Quartet
for 2 flutes and 2 alto flutes

UV Quartet 

Ravel
Nov
13
3:00 pm15:00

Ravel

  • Paine Hall, Harvard University

Suite from Ma mère l'oye 

Harvard Bach Society Orchestra, cond. Sam Wu

Teasdale Songs
Nov
12
3:00 pm15:00

Teasdale Songs

  • Holden Chapel, Harvard University

text by Sara Teasdale (1884 – 1933)
for SATB Chorus

I. There Will Come Soft Rains
II. June Nights

Antioch Chamber Ensemble, cond. Joshua Copeland

dolphin song
Oct
14
8:00 pm20:00

dolphin song

  • Fairbank Center, Harvard University

commissioned by the 2013 Shanghai International Arts Festival
for flute, violin, viola, piano, cello, and percussion

Harvard-NEC musicians

Concerto
Sep
15
4:30 pm16:30

Concerto

  • Science Center Plaza, Harvard University

Commissioned by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies,
Harvard University
for yangqin and five cellos

Harvard-NEC cello ensemble,
yangqin Reylon Yount, cond. Sam Wu

Teasdale Songs
Jul
29
7:30 pm19:30

Teasdale Songs

  • Schola Cantorum in Paris, France

text by Sara Teasdale (1884 – 1933)
for SATB chorus

EAMA Chorale, cond. Mark Shapiro

ancient voices, when dreaming
Jul
2
8:00 pm20:00

ancient voices, when dreaming

  • Art Gallery NSW in Sydney, Australia

commissioned by the Sydney University Confucius Institute
for pipa and shakuhachi

Wu Man, pipa and Riley Lee, shakuhachi

Narnian Soliloquy
Jun
19
6:00 pm18:00

Narnian Soliloquy

  • Teatro Tivoli in Lisbon, Portugal

text by Benjamin Xiong
for SATB chorus, string orchestra, and piano

AMAC Conservatory Orchestra and Chorus,
cond. Alexandre Delgado

Three Poems
Jun
18
3:00 pm15:00

Three Poems

  • Lake Dunmore, VT

composed for New Music on the Point festival
text by Su Shi
for soprano, flute, and guitar

Margaret Lancaster, flute, Kerry Holahan, soprano,
Joseph Ehrenpreis, guitar

peking opera on a spaceship
Apr
30
4:00 pm16:00

peking opera on a spaceship

  • Memorial Church, Harvard University

(as in-flight entertainment)
for SATB chorus and organ

members of the Harvard University Choir, cond. Sam Wu

Piazzolla & Vivaldi
Apr
23
Apr 24

Piazzolla & Vivaldi

  • Paine Hall, Harvard University

Piazzolla: Le Estaciones Porteñas
Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni

Harvard Mozart Society Orchestra, cond. Sam Wu
featuring violinists Sumire Hirotsuru, Cecilia Yao, Christine Hong, and Natalie Hodges

Nanyin, Water Silk Road
Mar
19
3:00 pm15:00

Nanyin, Water Silk Road

  • Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology in Boston, MA

commissioned by the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing
for didgeridoo and orchestra

Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra, didgeridoo Guo Yazhi, cond. Kristo Kondakci

Brahms
Mar
4
8:00 pm20:00

Brahms

  • Paine Hall, Harvard University

Variations on a Theme by Haydn, Op. 56a

Harvard Bach Society Orchestra, cond. Sam Wu

Nanyin, Water Silk Road
Feb
14
6:30 pm18:30

Nanyin, Water Silk Road

  • Hamer Hall in Melbourne, Australia

commissioned by the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing
for didgeridoo and orchestra

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, didgeridoo Shane Charles, cond. Tan Dun

Nanyin, Water Silk Road
Dec
12
7:30 pm19:30

Nanyin, Water Silk Road

  • National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing, China

commissioned by the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing
for didgeridoo and orchestra

National Center for the Performing Arts Orchestra,
didgeridoo Zhang Meng, cond. Tan Dun

Händel
Dec
3
Dec 5

Händel

  • Agassiz Theatre, Harvard University

Händel: Alexander's Feast, staged production

Harvard Early Music Society
dir. Steve Kunis, cond. Sam Wu

Passacaglia, en pointe
Sep
27
2:00 pm14:00

Passacaglia, en pointe

  • Verbrugghen Hall in Sydney, Australia

commissioned by the Sydney University Confucius Institute
for erhu and string quartet

"True Music of the Erhu"
Musicians from the Sydney Conservatorium, erhu Tan Wei

dolphin song
Jan
13
7:30 pm19:30

dolphin song

  • Asia Society, New York, NY

commissioned by the 2013 Shanghai Int'l Arts Festival
for flute, violin, viola, cello, piano, and percussion

"Shanghai / New York: Future Histories"
Harvard-NEC-Princeton-Juilliard ensemble