TREASURES OF A NATION-CNY CONCERT 2018

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Discover a new world of music, stunning visuals and virtuosity

The distinguished Chinese Orchestra of China National Opera and Dance Drama Theater will make their New Zealand debut and Australian return  for a unique concert Treasures of a Nation to celebrate and welcome the Chinese New Year 2018.

Treasures of a Nation promises to be truly a transcendent experience that merges traditional Chinese style with contemporary music. The audience will be immersed in the traditional Chinese music using a combination of the western and Chinese instruments like Erhu, Guzheng, Yanqin, Pipa, Ruan, Suona, sheng, bamboo flute, drums and percussion etc. The concert will take you on a breathtaking musical journey, exploring the treasures of a nation and involving yourself deeply in Chinese rich culture.

With a history of over 50 years, the China National Opera and Dance Theatre’s renowned national-level orchestra led by conductor Hong Xia and  soloist Bai Miao performs music that merges traditional Chinese style with contemporary music. The orchestra has a unique artistic style that is composed of over 50 musicians many of whom have taken part in national and international instrumental music competitions and received many prizes. The Orchestra has performed in India, South Africa and Canada. This is their first visit to New Zealand and third visit to Australia, following a successful Chinese New Year 2017 Concert.

Venues & Dates:

Auckland Town Hall Grand Hall, 27 Feb 7.30 pm

Prices: Premium $99 | A Res $79 | B Res $59 | C Res $39

Book: ticketmaster.co.nz  or call 0800 111 999

Sydney Opera House Concert Hall, 1 Mar 8.00 pm

Prices: Premium $129 | A Res $99 | B Res $79 | C Res $59 | D Res $39

Book: sydneyoperahouse.com or call 02 9250 7777

Canberra ANU Llewellyn Hall, 3 Mar 7.30 pm

Prices: Premium $109 | A Res $89 | B Res $69 | C Res $49

Book: ticketek.com.au or call 132 849

Brisbane QPAC Concert Hall, 5 Mar 7.30 pm

Prices: A Res $89 | B Res $69 | C Res $49

Book: qpac.com.au or call 136 246

Melbourne Recital Centre, 7 Mar 7.30 pm

Prices: Premium $109 | A Res $89 | B Res $69 | C Res $49

Book: melbournerecitalcentre.com.au or call 03 9699 3333

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