2019-Aug-15, Esplanade Concert Hall: Wang Jian: Flowing Sleeves
Koh, Joyce (b. 1968)New Work (SSO Commission)
Tian, ZhouCello Concerto, “Flowing Sleeves”
Dvořák, Antonín (1841-1904)Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Brush. Lift. Reflect. Dance. Words that infuse Flowing Sleeves, an expressive cello concerto inspired by Chinese operatic dance, written by American-Chinese composer Zhou Tian in collaboration with renowned cellist Wang Jian. Up-and-coming Australian-British conductor Jessica Cottis directs this Singapore premiere, a new work by Singaporean composer Joyce Koh as well as Dvořák’s tuneful and optimistic Eighth Symphony.
Esplanade Concert Hall