The America & China International Foundation promotes cultural, educational, and business exchange between the People's Republic of China and the United States of America, with a special focus on programs for students and educators. The recital program showcases traditional jade instruments handmade by the well-known Chinese sculptor and musician Shao Zhongtian. Instruments will be displayed and commentary will explain the importance of jade culture in Chinese civilization. The program also includes a selection of classical Chinese folk songs.
Performance Timing: Part One - 55 min.; Intermission - 15 min.; Part Two - 55 min.
NOTE: Tickets for this event are now available from the Presenter Only. For further information or for ticket reservations, please call (301) 424.5978.