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    Empty Choreography: Buddhism and Taoism Temple Music

    Presented by at NEC's Jordan Hall

    February 2, 2013

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    Empty Choreography: Buddhism and Taoism Temple Music

    Four acclaimed virtuosos of Chinese wind instruments: Bao Jian, Hu Jianbing, Chen Tao, and Guo Yazhi, on guanzi pipe, sheng mouth organ, dizhu flute, suona, and percussions performing rarely heard ancient tune of authentic Buddhist and Taoist music in its original style. The “Zhou Jintang” of the Beijing Zhihua Temple has 26 generations of masters teaching and existed more than 560 years. The old music preserved by this Temple...

    Four acclaimed virtuosos of Chinese wind instruments: Bao Jian, Hu Jianbing, Chen Tao, and Guo Yazhi, on guanzi pipe, sheng mouth organ, dizhu flute, suona, and percussions performing rarely heard ancient tune of authentic Buddhist and Taoist music in its original style. The “Zhou Jintang” of the Beijing Zhihua Temple has 26 generations of masters teaching and existed more than 560 years. The old music preserved by this Temple carries a significant meaning to Chinese musical history. Pre-concert lecture 6:30p. Free student tickets available.


    NEC's Jordan Hall

    30 Gainsborough Street
    Boston, MA 02115

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    Admission Info:

    $15 student, $30 general open seating, $50 VIP reserved, $10 rush for student/senior. 100 free student tickets for age 14 and up via online request at http://www.chineseperformingarts.net/specials/20130202/index.htm


    General Day and Time Info:

    pre-concert lecture 6:30-7:30 pm at Jordan Hall


    Phone: (617) 585-1260, (781) 259-8195


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