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【Virtual Lecture IV】Conversations Between The Western And Chinese Instruments In Selected Works

【Virtual Lecture IV】Conversations Between the Western and Chinese Instruments in Selected Works

(8:30AM EST | 2:30PM CEST | 8:30PM HKT)

(In English 英語主講)

This lecture attempts to look into a selected group of compositions by composers such as Tan Dun, Chen Qigang, and Guo Wenjing, that incorporate western and Chinese instruments and explore how those composers create conversations among the instruments in meaningful, engaging, and creative ways, whether imitative, interactive, interjective, interruptive, interdictive, disruptive, etc.


Dr. Yiwen Shen
Music Theory and New Music Ensemble, The Tianjin Juilliard School


Dr. Robert Martin
Emeritus Professor of Music and Philosophy, Bard College


Student Composers:
Austin Leung, HKU
Samuel Mutter, Bard
OGA, Bard
Jing Wang, HKU


FREE via online registration


  • There will be an Q&A session at the end of the talk. You are welcome to send in questions.
  • The programme is approximately 1.5 hours.
  • The event link will be activated 3 days prior to the commencement of the event upon successful registration. Please click on the “EVENT PORTAL” on your electronic ticket to watch the online lecture.
  • Programmes and artists are subject to change.

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