CULTURAL CONVERGENCES: HUANG RUO, GUSTAV MAHLER & MODERN DANCE

Genre: Modern

New York-based orchestra Ensemble 212 and Michael Mao Dance present a stunning visual and musical collaboration titled "Cultural Convergences" celebrating NYC Immigrant Heritage week. The performance features the music of award-winning composer Huang Ruo and the world premiere of Mahler's Der Abschied from Das Lied von der Erde in a new version for large chamber ensemble by Yoon Jae Lee. Percussionist, Ayano Kataoka & Mezzo-Soprano Hyona Kim is the featured soloists. Guest conductor Kyunghun Kim will lead the ensemble.

Program:
Huang Ruo: Drama Theater I: Sound of Hand
Huang Ruo: Drama Theater II: Shifting Shades for Percussion, Piano, Cello & 18 Beer Bottles
Mahler: "Der Abschied" from Das Lied von der Erde (new version for large chamber ensemble by Yoon Jae Lee) World Premiere


Arts.Dance

Open:   04/20/12
Close:   04/21/12

Schedule:
04/20/12- 8:00:00
04/21/12- 8:00:00
Theater:   City Center Studios
Address:   130 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
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Cost:$10, $20
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006