Image courtesy Tan Dun

Dunhuang Inspired: An Evening with Tan Dun


Harold M. Williams Auditorium

Multifaceted composer and conductor Tan Dun—inspired by Dunhuang and especially the cave temple wall paintings at Mogao, which depict more than forty types of musical instruments—is at work on a new symphonic commission. This evening will offer a rare opportunity to hear Tan Dun discuss his creative process as a musician and composer as well as a musical performance featuring inspirations and demonstrations of his current research. Tickets $20.

This event is made possible with the support of the Dunhuang Foundation.   

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