Gu-Zhen Virtuoso Chao-Ming Tung to Perform at Delaware County Community College
(Delaware and Chester Counties, PA • November 3, 2011)—The Performing Arts Center at Delaware County Community College is pleased to present gu-zheng (古箏) virtuoso, Chao-Ming Tung, accompanied by Ensemble Noamnesia on Sunday, November 7, at 3 p.m. (doors open at 2 p.m.). The concert will be held at the Marple Campus in the Academic Building (large auditorium).
The concert will feature traditional Chinese music and contemporary works for the gu-zheng (Chinese Zither) performed by experimental music specialists, Ensemble Noamnesia. These works by Chao-Ming Tung and Philadelphia-based composer, Gene Coleman, will utilize video and electronic sound to fully explore the sonic possibilities of the ensemble.
Chao-Ming Tung is a Taiwanese-born composer based in Cologne, Germany. His composes instrumental, vocal and electro-acoustical works. He has also written pieces for multimedia performances for dance and visual arts.
Chao-Ming Tung began composition studies at the Chinese Culture University in Taipei and continued his training at the Musikhochschule Koeln in Germany. He works as a freelance composer and musician and facilitates East/West cultural exchanges. He is the composer in residence of China Found Music Workshop in Taipei and serves as guest professor at Ciao Tung University in Taiwan.
Don’t miss this one of a kind musical event on stage at Delaware County Community College.
Tickets are free - reservations are recommended. To reserve tickets, please contact Richard Belcastro, Artistic Director at 610-359-5396 or email [email protected].
Delaware County Community College is located at 901 South Media Line Road, Media PA. Free parking is available at lots A-K. For more information about Delaware County Community College, visit our website at www.dccc.edu or call 610-359-5000.
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