Music of Tan Dun

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Mon, 06/17/2019 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
This week A Different Nature features the music of Chinese composer Tan Dun.

We'll hear selections from his Ghost Opera (performed by Kronos Quartet & Wu Man), Marco Polo (an opera within an opera), Symphony 1997, "Heaven, Earth, Mankind" (composed for the ceremonies commemorating the reunification of Hong Kong and China, featuring cellist Yo-Yo Ma), On Taoism, Water Passion After St. Matthew, and more.

Episode Playlist

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    Tan Dun
    HEAVEN - Opera In Temple Street With Bianzhong
    Symphony 1997, "Heaven, Earth, Mankind"
    Sony Classical