Sound of Silk and Bamboo

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Showing on:
Tue 20 June 2017
£15 & discounts
Mercury Main House

Experience an evening of Chinese music showcasing string and bamboo instruments, singing and music from different regions, styles and ages.

The ensemble features Chinese trained musicians who have performed in venues ranging from London’s Southbank Purcell Room to WOMAD and WOMEX festivals in Europe.

In addition to traditional repertoires such as Shanghai Teahouse and Cantonese pieces, the group also presents modern pieces by contemporary composers.



Make a night of it by booking a pre-show meal at Food @ the Mercury. Simply add either a two (£13.95) or three course (£15.95) meal to your basket along with your theatre tickets.

No need to choose what you are having in advance – simply select from the delicious options available on the night.

This show has been paired with our Tulip menu. Click here to take a look!

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