Hamer Hall

Chinese New Year

Date: Saturday, 5 February 2022

Time: 7:30pm

Venue: Hamer Hall

One of Australia’s major cultural highlights, the MSO’s Chinese New Year concert is a true blend of traditions.

Bringing together the world of western opera and Chinese masterworks, this unique musical celebration features an all-star cast and is perfect for the whole family to enjoy.

Wishing you a happy, safe and prosperous Year of the Tiger!

Artists & Program

Artists

Melbourne Symphony Orchestra

Joshua Tan Conductor

Li-Wei Qin Cello

Sharon Zhai Soprano

Kang Wang Tenor

Program

Mendelssohn Hebrides Overture

Zhao Jiping Cello Concerto in D minor The Disillusioned Dream

Wang Xilin Poems of Yunnan: Torch Festival

Puccini La Boheme: O Soave Fancialla

Gu Jianfen That is me

Mascagni Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo

Puccini Tosca: Vissi d’arte

Traditional Pamir, my home town

Booking required