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One To World Live Virtual Concert featuring Cellist Yi Qun Xu

 

Event Details

Date: 01/31/21 Cost: $0 Time: 5:00 PM Location: Zoom

One To World is pleased to announce we are continuing our virtual concert series that will take place live on Zoom! Yi Qun Xu, who hails from China, will be the Cellist during this live performance.

Praised for displaying "great poise and masterful technique" and processing "an amazing rich tone" by The Day, cellist Yi Qun Xu has performed extensively as a soloist and chamber musician across the United States. A native of China, Yi Qun was mesmerized by the cello as a young child. She came to the U.S. after studying Yuan Chen and Yi-Bung Chu at China's Central Conservatory of Music, where she won multiple top prizes in Chinese national cello competitions. 

As a teacher and musical ambassador, Yi Qun has worked with chamber music groups at Kneisel Hall Chamber Music Festival's Adult Chamber Music Institute and ArtAhimsa Music Festival. She has taught master classes as a guest artist at the Bak Middle School for the Arts and Saco River Theatre. She has performed for community engagement events for communities in Los Angeles, Maine, New York City, New Hampshire, Palm Beach, Shelter Island, Tianjin, Beijing, and Shanghai.

She will perform a variety of pieces including, Han-Kun Sha Pastoral, J.S. Bach, Tan Dun, and more..

After the performance, there will be a Q&A with Yi Qun Xu, where she will share with attendees more about her Julliard background and other musical insights. Start the semester with an evening of music!

Date: Sunday, January 31st

Time: 5:00 - 6:30 PM EST (approximately)

Program Fee: FREE


Location: Zoom - details will be emailed to you upon program registration

Contact: Marisa Silva, Director of Membership and Programs, here.