Presented by Facet Music. Celebrating the Chinese mythological bird, Feng Huang – the Chinese Phoenix – which symbolizes high virtue, grace, and prosperity. It also embodies duality and symbolizes the union of male and female spirits. Throughout its long history, Feng Huang has been an inspiration for people’s lives and continues to influence creative lives today.
The concert features internationally renowned pianist Corey Hamm and his duo PEP (Piano and Erhu Project); Suona virtuoso Zhongxi Wu; cutting-edge singer/songwriter FOONYAP; dynamic jazz trombonist Carsten Rubeling, choreographer/dancer Barbara England and her newly commissioned work; the one and only Calgary Chinese Orchestra, as well as many local talents.