A Celebration of Chinese New Year
RTÉ Concert Orchestra
Gavin Maloney- conductor
Li Huan-zhi Spring Festival Overture
Chengzong/Wanghua Yellow River Piano Concerto
Johann Strauss Sr. Chinese Galop Op.20
Bill Whelan Riverdance
Ronan Hardiman Lord of the Dance
Hamilton Harty A Fair Day from Irish Symphony
Celebrate the Chinese New Year with a joyous meeting of Chinese and Irish favourites such as Spring Festival Overture, Yellow River Piano Overture, Riverdance and Lord of the Dance. The RTE Concert Orchestra are joined by acclaimed pianist Jue Wang.
Wang is rapidly garnering attention as a gifted young performer who has already made successful debuts at New York's Carnegie Hall and London's Wigmore Hall, as well as many prestigious venues around the world. He has previously won the 51st "Maria Canals" Barcelona International Musical Execution Competition in 2005 and the XVIth Paloma O'Shea Santander International Piano Competition in 2008
So join in this musical marriage of traditions to ring in the Chinese New Year 2013 – the year of the snake.
Presented by the National Concert Hall, RTÉ Concert Orchestra and Shanghai East Radio Company in association with the Dublin Chinese New Year Festival (DCNYF 2013)
Tickets Priced €20.00 / Concessions: €17.00
20% discount for Friends of the National Concert Hall
10% discount for Groups of 10 or more