Lâm-hun-koh Nanguan Music and Theater Troupe is devoted to preserving the tradition and essence of Nanguan music while also connecting the art with contemporary society. This performance at Asia Society Texas will inaugurate a series of performances across the United States including additional performances in Texas, Michigan, Illinois and California. The performances will also include live oral presentations by ethnomusicologist, Ying-Fen Wang, who will introduce the rich history of Nanguan music to American audiences.
Preceding the performance, audience members are invited to join the artists to learn more about them, their instruments, and the cultural tradition of Nanguan music.
6:00 - 7:00 pm | Workshop
7:00 - 7:30 pm | Reception
7:30 - 9:00 pm | Performance