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Chinese New Year Concert and Gala Slideshow

Posted February 10, 2016

On February 9 the New York Philharmonic welcomed the Year of the Monkey at the fifth-annual Chinese New Year Concert and Gala. Philharmonic benefactors, friends, and even United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon gathered for a cocktail reception, festive dinner, and the concert itself — featuring Principal Harp Nancy Allen in the New York Premiere of Oscar winner Tan Dun's Nu Shu: The Secret Songs of Women plus violinist Maxim Vengerov with the New York Philharmonic, conducted by Long Yu. Check out photos from the festive evening.