CHINA TOUR 2013

UW Wind Ensemble, Colonel Haifeng Zhang

Transcendental Windows, Jalbert

On April 1st, 2013 the University of Washington Wind Ensemble returned from a highly successful concert tour of Beijing, China. Six concerts were given in a variety of venues including a sold-out performance at the National Center for the Performing Arts located in Tiananmen Square that was broadcast nationwide on China Central Television. Video of that broadcast can be viewed here:

http://www.uwtv.org/watch/WpN1p2uKroI/

We are extremely grateful to Dr. Zhao-Rong Chen - professor of flute at the China Conservatory and alumni of the UW and the UWWE - for his hard work on our behalf. The UWWE is also thankful for the China Conservatory of Music and their wonderful hospitality. For more information about the trip, and numerous photos, see:

http://www.artsci.washington.edu/newsletter/April13/UWWE.asp

http://www.chenzhaorong.com/view.asp?prono=121

http://www.nwasianweekly.com/2013/03/uw-musicians-tour-china/

 

 A VIDEO OF OUR JOINT PERFORMANCE WITH THE CHINA CONSERVATORY!

 

UWWE/CCWE Combined Performance: "Sheltering Sky" from Harry Husky on Vimeo.

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man speaking in China

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Erin Bodnar

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Children in China

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poster of Tim Salzman

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Chinese building

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Tim and Jodi Salzman

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Tim Salzman and Dr. Peter Chen

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Poster for China concert

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men in China

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flautists in China

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in the garden

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Dr. Steven Morrison, Doug Matthews and Cory Meals in China

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group photo at Tiananmen Square

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tubists in China

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poster of Tim Salzman in China

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musicians and dancers in China

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Concert in China

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after performance bow

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singers in Chinese restaurant

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Chinese architecture

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clarinettists in China

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Bird's nest dome in Beijing, China

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Chinese introduction

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The Great Wall of China

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posing in China

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Chinese street

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group photo in China

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The Salzman in masks

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harpist in China

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Chinese Classical music

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After a Chinese meal

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UW Wind Ensemble

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Chinglish

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Jianan, Ms. Li and Tim Salzman

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in the Chinese concert hall

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The Salzman in Tiananmen Square

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