Wu Man, Pipa with Shanghai String Quartet

Photo courtesy Armstrong Auditorium.
Photo courtesy Armstrong Auditorium.

Jan. 12 – Armstrong Auditorium

From armstrongauditorium.org: Wu Man and the Shanghai String Quartet meld the sounds of China with the Western string quartet and pipa in an unforgettable concert experience. Exploring the great music of China, the program will feature a new multimedia work by the eminent Chinese composer Zhao Jiping as well as some of his most famous scores of Chinese cinema – Raise the Red Lantern, Farewell My Concubine, To Live – along with a suite of traditional Chinese folk songs and much more. The show begins at 7:30 p.m. at Armstrong Auditorium. Visit armstrongauditorium.org for details.