Chinese Music Ensemble

Chinese Music Ensemble

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The Chinese Music Ensemble is composed of talented music students and ensemble director, Mr. Wang Guowei. “We hope to introduce the vitality and rich variety of Chinese music to the students and community of Williams College and beyond.”

Musical Brocade

Using the Chinese instruments erhu, pipa, zheng, zhongruan, dizi, with piano and cello, the ensemble performs stylistically varied regional music of China and the distinctive music of the ethnic minorities.

 

 

 

Program

Yao Dance (ethnic minority/Yunnan )

Rose (ethnic minority/Xinjiang)

Spring on Tianshan Mountain (ethnic minority/Xinjiang)

Martial Arts (contemporary)

Her Robe a Cloud (Shaanxi)

Starry Night (Jiangnan)