Changsha Fourth Int'l Music and Art Season (Oct. 21-Dec. 31)
The Rhyme of Winter: Changsha Fourth International Music and Art Season, will begin on October 21, according to a press conference held at the Changsha Concert Hall at 3:00 PM on September 20, 2019.
Between October 21 and December 31, over 45 performances will be staged at the Changsha Concert Hall. Nearly 700 artists from 11 countries including the United States, Germany and Italy will be invited to present a wonderful musical feast to the audience. The music to be performed includes symphony, instrumental music, vocal music, jazz, ballad, and folk music.
During the 72-day art season, an “international piano week” activity will be organized for the first time. The 82-year-old German piano master Klaus Baessler will be invited to perform piano music in German-Austrian style. Broadway’s most popular pianist Philip Fortenberry will play solo piano pieces to pay tribute to Broadway classics. Mikhail Pletnev, founder, music director, and chief conductor of the Russian National Orchestra, will stage a solo recital.
On the occasion of this art season, the concert hall will hold a forum on the development of China’s urban symphonies in October together with the Changsha Symphony Orchestra. Chiefs of domestic and foreign urban symphony orchestras will be invited to Changsha to discuss urban symphony development.
In addition, the concert hall will continue to launch various forms of artistic activities during the art season, including offering free stages for common people and holding a series of non-profit art lectures.
Changsha Concert Hall
Address: Binjiang Cultural Park, Kaifu District, Changsha
How to get there
-Take Bus No. 520 or 804, and get off at Binjiang Cultural Park Station (滨江文化园站)；
-Take Bus No. 2, 357, or 111, and get off at Beichen Times Square Station (北辰时代广场站);
-Take Bus No. 11 or 106, and get off at Liang Guan Yi Ting Station (二馆一厅站, literally means two centers and one hall -- Changsha Museum, Changsha Library, and Changsha Concert Hall);
-Take Changsha Metro Line 1 and get off at Beichen Delta Station (北辰三角洲站)
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Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen
Chinese source: Changsha Concert Hall Official WeChat Account