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THE YEAR OF THE HORSE
A Celebration of the Chinese New Year
Saturday, February 1, 2014
Honorary Gala Chairmen
Mr. and Mrs. Maurice R. Greenberg
H.E. Ambassador SUN Guoxiang and Madam WANG Min
Guoqing Chen and Ming Liu
Gary W. Parr
Agnes Hsu-Tang and Oscar L. Tang
Long Yu, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano
Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Jian Wang, cello
Song Zuying, vocalist
Program to include:
- Tan Dun The Triple Resurrection
Music from Hero; Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon; and The Banquet
- Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
- Li Huanzhi Spring Festival Overture
- Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme
- Dvořák Romance for Violin and Orchestra
- Bai Chengren/Ouyang Changlin Arr. Long Weihua, "Little Back-Basket"
- Luo Xiuying and Zheng Hanfeng/Hu Rui Arr. Long Weihua "Soaring Song of Miaoling"
- Xu Peidong/Zheng Nan "Flying Song of the Earth"
Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center
Pre-Concert Reception 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Concert 7:30 p.m.
Dinner follows on the Grand Promenade
Traditional Chinese Attire or Black Tie
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CHINESE NEW YEAR GALA
New York Philharmonic
Avery Fisher Hall
10 Lincoln Center Plaza
New York, NY 10023
is the Presenting Sponsor of the Gala.
China International Culture Association, a non-profit social organization dedicated to people-to-people cultural exchange, celebrates 35 years of U.S.–China relations.
The ancient character for Spring, being used worldwide, authorized by China’s Ministry of Culture to celebrate the Lunar New Year
As of January 27, 2014
Photo credits: Long Yu, Shanghai Symphony Orchestra; Cho-Liang Lin, Paul Body; Yuja Wang, Felix Broede; Jian Wang, Xu Bin