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Sound of Silk and Bamboo

20 Jun 2017
  • £15 & discounts
Chinese Music Ensemble members holding string and bamboo instruments
"Perfect, vibrant performances...technical perfection and brilliant playing"
— Songlines

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.

106750
Mercury Main House
  • Balkerne Gate, Colchester, CO1 1PT, Essex, UK

Box Office: 01206 573948

The Mercury’s main 499-seater auditorium, with parking nearby at St. Mary’s multi-storey car park!

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