Excerpts from the concert by Wu Man and New Zealand String Quartet at St Mary of the Angels on 28 September 2017, presented by the New Zealand School of Music and Confucius Institute at Victoria University of Wellington.
Featuring excerpts from:
Red Lantern by Zhao Jiping and Zhao Lin
Concerto for String Quartet and Pipa by Tan Dun
Butterfly Love by He Zhanghao and Chen Gang, arr. Yi-Wen Jiang
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New Zealand String Quartet:
Helene Pohl, First Violin
Monique Lapins, Second Violin
Gillian Ansell, Viola
Rolf Gjelsten, Cello
Celebrating its 30th season in 2017, the New Zealand String Quartet has established an international reputation for its insightful interpretations, compelling communication, and dynamic performing style. The Quartet is known for its imaginative programming and for its powerful connection with audiences of all kinds.