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Lunar New Year

Saturday, February 05 2022

Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall

Concert Timings:
February 5, 2022, 8:00 pm

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Join us for Pacific Symphony’s annual festivities honoring the Lunar New Year! Celebrating the Year of the Tiger, this performance is sure to sell out once again as audiences from across our communities come together to feast on a colorful presentation of Eastern and Western music and dance.

Audience Advisory:
All ticket holders must provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or a negative COVID-19 test (PCR test taken within 48 hours or antigen test taken within 6 hours of the performance). Home tests will not be accepted. Guests over the age of 18 must also bring photo ID. Masks (over the mouth and nose) are required at all times for all ticket holders (ages 2 and up) regardless of vaccination status in all indoor spaces. Disposable 3-ply surgical masks, N95, KN95, or KF94 masks are recommended. Learn more.

PROGRAM
Huanzhi Li: Spring Festival Overture
John Stary & Bei Bei Monter/arr. Thomas: Spring Awakens
John Stary & Bei Bei Monter/arr. Thomas: Fireworks
David Byrne/arr. Breiner: Main Title from The Last Emperor
Viet Cuong: Thu Dieu (Fishing in Autumn)
Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

~ Intermission ~

Wenping Li: Jasmine Flower
Qiu Feng Zheng/arr. Shizhe Wang: I Love China
Dvorak: “Song to the Moon” from Rusalka
Dong Jin Kim: Gapoga (I Long to Go to My Hometown)
Verdi: “Brindisi” from La Traviata
Bernstein: “Make Our Garden Grow” from Candide
Traditional/arr. Thomas: Swan Goose
Ward: America the Beautiful



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CREATIVE TEAM
Sean Yu, Video Designer

 
Doors open at 7 p.m.
There is no preview talk before this performance.