Melody of China is a San Francisco based Chinese music ensemble. We perform both traditional and contemporary music, as well as new commissioned works in annual concerts and touring performances.
We also have a database of Chinese Artists living in North America and some in other countries. It includes various instrumentalists, dancers, composers, musicologists, ethnomusicologists, and also some non-Chinese musicians who also play traditional Chinese instruments.
Melody of China with Guests Earplay - New Voices: Celebrating Contemporary Composers
Dec 07, 2012
Friday, December 7th at 8pm Melody of China presents an evening celebrating new music for Chinese instruments at Old First Church in San Francisco. Featured will be a special performance of Joan Huang's recently commissioned Along the River During the Qingming Festival. This colorful and dramatic work will be performed with guests Earplay ensemble offering a striking combination of Chinese and Western instruments. Also on the program is the world premiere of Standing at the Gate for Chinese sextet by young Bay Area composer Eric Myers. For tickets, visit www.oldfirstconcerts.org or call (415) 474-1608. For our concert web page click here.