From the Middle Kingdom to the Wild West
The piece entails a mixed chorus, full orchestra, and Chinese traditional instruments. The production originated with the Center for East Asian Studies at Stanford University and Jindong Cai in 2012. Music is by Pulitzer prize-winning composer Zhou Long, with lyrics by Su Wei. Artists include Bard College's The Orchestra Now, the Silicon Valley chorale, and soloists.
The Orchestra Now
Jindong Cai, conductor