Wu Fei & chatterbird ensemble premiere Hello Gold Mountain featuring oudist Shanir Blumenkranz, Nashville, TN
Venue: Ingram Hall
Concert & ticket detail: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chatterbird-presents-hello-gold-mountain-by-wu-fei-tickets-49394415025
HELLO GOLD MOUNTAIN IS AN ORIGINAL COMPOSITION BY WU FEI FOR CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, PERFORMED BY CHATTERBIRD ENSEMBLE, FEATURING WU FEI ON GUZHENG AND SHANIR EZRA BLUMENKRANZ (SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE) ON OUD — THE TRADITIONAL CHINESE AND JEWISH PLUCKED STRING INSTRUMENTS RESPECTIVELY.
The work is inspired by real stories of Jewish refugees who fled to Shanghai from Europe before and during World War II, and built lives in China.
Visit our website, Hello Gold Mountain, to learn more about the project.
The premiere of Hello Gold Mountain is made possible by the MAP Fund, supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Additional support for the project comes from the Danielle Rose Paikin Foundation and the Tennessee Arts Commission's Arts Build Communities grant.
November 15, 2 PM: Nashville Public Library Auditorium. Collaborative concert featuring Wu Fei and Chatterbird musicians presented in partnership with Music for Seniors. This concert will feature the silent film archives of the Nashville Public Library’s Audiovisual Conservation department. FREE, and sponsored in part by funding from the Tennessee Arts Commission’s Arts Build Communities program.