Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra concluded the opening performance of its seven-city tour with four encores and several minutes of standing ovation at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall, Washington, D.C. on September 27, 2013.
Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra is the only orchestra in the world that combines classical Western and traditional Chinese instruments together. The Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra consists of over 100 instrumentalists, four conductors, and a clutch of bel canto singers.
The works presented include original works by Shen Yun composers who draw upon China’s millennia-old history, as well as masterpieces of the Western classical tradition— Tchaikovksy’s Polonaise, Beethoven’s Egmont Overture, two trumpet pieces by the American composer Leroy Anderson, and a dual flute number by Anton Bernhard Fürstenau.
Shen Yun Symphony Orchestra 2014 seven-city tour includes the performances in Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Toronto, Chicago, Miami , and Sarasota, from Oct. 4-Oct. 27. For more information, visit www.ShenYun.com/symphony.
For more information about the Shen Yun 2014 Symphony Concert at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall in Washington DC, you may visit Shen Yun 2014 Symphony Concert at the Kennedy Center Concert Hall in Washington, D.C. on October 12, 2014.