Community Conversations

Date: 
Monday, January 10, 2011, 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: 
Crill Performance Hall

San Diego Opera | Community Conversations

Authentic Chinese Melodies in Puccini’s Turandot with Maestro Jahja Ling

 

Monday, January 10 at 7 p.m.   Free Admission 

 

Join Maestro Jahja Ling, Music Director of San Diego Symphony and Nicolas Reveles, the Geisel Director of Education and Outreach for San Diego Opera in a discussion of the authentic Chinese folk tunes that composer Giacomo Puccini wove into the fabric of his final opera, Turandot.  A classic East meets West story will be explored as we discover how an Italian composer used his political connections to find original Chinese music.

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