Xia Xiaotang, conductor
Zeng Cheng, violin
An NCPA Presentation
The China Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO), in the 15 years since its inception, has won great acclaim. In 2009, it was named one of the most inspiring orchestras by Gramophone. Xia Xiaotang is one of China’s rising star conductors. He is currently permanent conductor of the CPO and principal conductor of the China Youth Symphony Orchestra. The programme will include Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony.
Chinese Traditional: The Moon Reflected on the Er Quan Spring
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92