The Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office is proud to announce that Taiwanese music ensemble A Moving Sound will stage two free performances in Washington, D.C.:
1. Kennedy Center’s Millennium Stage on Saturday, Sept. 28, at 6 p.m. (http://tinyurl.com/pokmwef); free.
2. George Washington University’s Jack Morton Auditorium on Monday, Sept. 30, at 7 p.m. (http://www.eventbrite.com/event/6002201747); free, but RSVP is required (see link).
The performances will showcase what National Geographic World Music described as "one of the most original outfits working in the world music arena today." A Moving Sound blends traditional Chinese styles and instruments, such as the Chinese erhu and zhong-ruan, with the avant-garde artistry embraced by Taiwan.
A sample of A Moving Sound’s music can be seen and heard here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SCNGap_k6vo. Please come and join us for these enchanting feasts of dance and music that offer the audience a unique encounter with Taiwanese culture fused with neighboring Asian and Western music.
Event begins at 7:00PM