Melody of China welcomes Swapan Chaudhuri and the Ali Akbar College of Music to San Francisco on Sunday, June 4th, 7PM, in Gallery 308 at Fort Mason Center. The concert is presented as part of the 2017 San Francisco International Arts Festival. The evening will feature performances by Melody of China, tabla virtuoso Swapan Chaudhuri and the Ali Akbar College of Music with recent works by Mr. Chaudhuri as well as classical Chinese and Indian music. The program will also include the World Premiere of a new work in the style of Beijing Opera by composer Gang Situ.
Melody of China artists include: Yangqin Zhao, yangqin (hammered dulcimer); Gangqin Zhao, guzheng (zither, voice); Wanpeng Guo, sheng (mouth organ); Xian Lu, dizi (bamboo flutes). They will be joined by guest artists Shen Shen Zhang, pipa (lute); Kevin Yu, cello; and Swapan Chaudhuri, tabla; and the Ali Akbar College of Music.
For Tickets, visit: http://www.sfiaf.org/melody_of_china_with_swapan_chaudhuri