NYO-USA – China 2015, Asia
Jul 2015 - Jul 2015


Askonas Holt was delighted to work, for the first time, with the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America; bringing this exciting and dynamic young ensemble to China in July.

The seven-city tour marked the NYO-USA’s Chinese debut, featuring pianist YUNDI performing Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 5 Emperor and conducted by Maestro Charles Dutoit.

The tour began in Beijing and continued to Shanghai, Suzhou, Xi’an, Shenzhen, Guangzhou finishing in Hong Kong.


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  • 20:00 23 Jul 2015 Shenzhen Concert Hall Shenzhen More info  

    Tan Dun:<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space: pre;"> </span>Passacaglia:&nbsp;<em>Secret of Wind and Birds</em>(commissioned by Carnegie Hall)<br>Beethoven:<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space: pre;"> </span>Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, "Emperor"<br>Berlioz:<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space: pre;"> </span><em>Symphonie fantastique</em>