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Washington Performing Arts presents the Taipei Symphony Orchestra
Seeded by ross on 13 Nov 2019
Author: Washington Performing Arts
A conversation with Dr. Kang-Kuo Ho, Director of the Taipei Symphony Orchestra Taipei Symphony Orchestra Jahja Ling, conductor Paul Huang, violin Felix Fan, cello Fri, Nov 15, 8pm The Music Center at Strathmore Program: BERNSTEIN: Overture to Candide GORDON SHI-WEN CHIN: Double Concerto for Violin, Cello, and Orchestra BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1 in C minor, Op. 58 "The clarity, agility, and expressiveness of the TSO are awe–inspiring, an orchestra destined to take its place as one of the world's top symphony orchestras." – Saarbrücker Zeitung Celebrating its 50th anniversary this season, the Taipei Symphony has grown from an ensemble of modest scale to a forceful musical presence known for its breadth of programming, extensive international appearances, and commitment to cultural diplomacy. The program’s centerpiece, Gordon Shi-Wen Chin’s poetic Double Concerto, features the prodigious talent of two Taiwan-born, U.S.-based virtuosi: Paul Huang, a winner of the prestigious Avery Fi