The University of Chinese Academy of Sciences hosted a few live shows by Italian flutist Andrea Ceccomori and pianist Sebastiano Brusco on Oct 20 and 21 at its Hangzhou Institute for State-of-the-art Study in Zhejiang province, and on Oct 26 at its Yanqi Lake campus in Beijing.
The numerous repertoire protected classical compositions carried out solo or as a piano and flute duet, such as Beethoven”s Piano Sonata, Op 27, No 2, also identified as the Moonlight Sonata, Debussy’s Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun, and Schubert’s Impromptu Op 90, No 3.
Ceccomori also gave a solo performance of his very own composition, Inno Alla Tempo (Hymn to Peace), and the two musicians done the renowned Chinese composition, The Butterfly Lovers.
At the finish of the Beijing live performance, the pair invited Zhu Wei, modern day artist and govt director of the university’s Tsungdao Lee Science and Art Middle, to sign up for them on phase and with his erhu (Chinese fiddle), and the trio carried out My Motherland by Liu Chi.
Q&A classes ended up held immediately after the live shows for students to chat to the musicians on matters pertaining to artwork and tradition, in the course of which the Italians gave demonstrations as they answered questions about strategies.
“I observed that the pupils were extremely enthusiastic about new music. The concert events ended up a terrific way for us to keep on our mission of spreading splendor and peace all about the world through tunes, simply because it is an significant universal language,” Ceccomori mentioned.
The concerts were being aspect of the university’s Voice of Autumn Artwork Feast, a seasonal artwork and audio festival, and the Discussion with Masters sequence, underneath which worldwide artists are invited to give lectures, exhibitions and concerts.
The Dialogue with Masters sequence was launched in 2017 in line with the principle of integrating science and artwork instruction promoted by former professor and distinguished physicist, Tsung-dao Lee.
“The College of Chinese Academy of Sciences, which is a cradle for nurturing experts, feels it is in particular significant to strengthen the know-how and appreciation science pupils have for art, as perfectly as encourage their creative imagination and perception of humanism, so that they are going to have the bravery and motivation to progress in their long run scientific analysis,” Zhu explained.