Wu Man and the Shanghai Quartet
A Night in Ancient and New China
February 18, 2016
Center for Faith and Life
The world’s premier pipa virtuoso and leading ambassador of Chinese music, Grammy Award– nominated Wu Man joins the spirited Shanghai Quartet, one of the world’s top chamber ensembles. This stunning evening combines the delicacy of Eastern music with a contemporary vision, with performances of famous Chinese cinema scores, such as Raise the Red Lantern, a suite of traditional Chinese folk songs, and passionate solo pipa works.