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Chiayi Feast of Music Together to welcome year of tiger

  • PostDate:2022-01-19

January 14, 2022

Cultural Affairs Bureau

 

        The career of performers has been greatly influenced by Covid-19 pandemic; hence, Chiayi City Government invited 12 groups of local performers to give performances at the Concert Hall and the Cultural Square on the weekends from January 15 to January 23. The citizens will be able to enjoy performances of music, dance, drama, and glove puppetry to welcome the coming Lunar New Years with delight.

        “Chiayi City is also known as the city of concert band,” states Cultural Affairs Bureau. “Music groups account for 70% of the groups invited for the performances, which demonstrate the energy of music in the city.” The “Chiayi Feast of Music Together” event includes performances of music, dance and drama. The performances at the Concert Hall are given by 4 outstanding young local musicians. They are Chiayi City String Quartet by violinist Che-jui Yeh at 2:30 PM on the 15th, To Hear the World of Sounds by pianist Wei-liang Kong at 7:30 PM on the 15th, Les Nuances by flutist Tsui-yi Hung at 2:30 PM on the 16th and Beginner Jazz – Freedom inside Discipline by trumpeter Dan Luo at 7:30 PM on the 16th.

        The performances at the Cultural Square include Voice in the Tree Hole by BU Theatre and Song of Time IV – World of Sensual Pleasures by Echo Music at 4:30 PM on the 15th, Let’s Chant! By Chiasong Youth Wind Ensemble and Silence by Changyige Puppetry at 4:30 PM on the 16th. At 3 PM on the 23rd, there are Stand Up and Face It by Yisingge Puppetry, Shining Beauty of Dance by Ruting Dance, Top Pop Songs by Chiayi United Wind Ensemble, and Clarinet Quartet by Chiayi Wind Orchestra.

        Tickets to the concerts are available at the information desk of Cultural Affairs Bureau. One can get 2 tickets at the most for free. Cultural Affairs Bureau reminds the event goers to follow the latest restrictions, wear masks and keep social distance. Let’s bath in art and welcome happiness as well as the year of tiger!