China NCPA Orchestra and Chorus
In response to COVID-19, the partner concert scheduled for September 20, 2020, has been postponed. Please refer to the partner’s website for the latest information.
In this performance at Beijing’s National Centre for the Performing Arts, Marin Alsop leads the China NCPA Orchestra and Chorus in a performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony that features a Chinese translation of the "Ode to Joy." The concert also features newly commissioned music from renowned composer Huang Ruo and stimulates community participation by acting as a springboard for projects at local schools.