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Special event: Wang Lu's Manifold

  • Bellefield Hall 315 South Bellefield Avenue Pittsburgh, PA, 15213 United States (map)

Alia Musica partners with master pipa player Yangjin in a special event of music for pipa and various ensembles.

The concert features a 12-player chamber version of Wang Lu’s Manifold, commissioned and premiered at the Festival of Firsts in Downtown in 2018.

Plus music by HouYuan Wu, Zhanhao He, Vittorio Monti, Xing Liu, Chang Liu, and Astor Piazzola's Libertango, arranged by bandoneonist Alejandro Pinzon.

Program

HouYuan Wu: Su (solo pipa)

Zhanhao He: Eternal regret of LinAn (guzheng concerto)

Vittorio Monti: Czardas (erhu, piano)

Xing Liu: Folk song (zhongruan, percussion, dance)

Chang Liu: Seven moments of thought (pipa, guitar)

Wang Lu: Manifold (chamber ensemble)

Xiang Gao (arr.): Axiza (chamber ensemble)

Astor Piazzola (arr. Alejandro Pinzón): Libertango (chamber ensemble)

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