Concert by SweetPotato traditional Chinese music

An interactive concert in the afternoon, including a short break and with a very short PowerPoint presentation to introduce the Traditional Chinese instruments and music.

Organised by Wageningen University & Research

Sat 12 April 2014 16:30 to 17:30

Venue Public Library, Stationsstraat 2, Wageningen

An interactive concert of traditional Chinese music with authentic Chinese instruments, the piano and Chinese folk songs. Including a presentation of the Traditional Chinese instruments and music. Musicians: Xin Li (pianist) Shuhang Wang (singer) Fan Yang (Guzheng).

SweetPotato is an independent music group of 1 PhD and 4 Msc students at Wageningen UR and a professional pianist. After several years performing Chinese folk songs in different occasions in the Netherlands, Shuhang Wang initiated this music group in 2013. The name of the group comes from the “Sweet Potato porridge”- a typical Chinese family cuisine- at the first gathering of the group. SweetPotato play traditional Chinese music with three different Chinese instruments (guzheng, dizi-banboo flute, pipa), piano and vocal. Since 2012, the group has given three concerts in Wageningen and one concert in Arnhem ArtEZ concertzaal. Contact email chinesemuziek@outlook.com