An Art Journey in Summer
Parent-child Fairytale Story Concert
Venue: National Centre for the Performing Arts - Multi-functional Theatre
Date: August 16, 2017
Duration: Approximate 105 mins (Intermission Included)
Albert William Ketèlbey
Music story The Persian Market
Music Story The Snake Bride
WAN Jun, WANG Yifeng
Music Story The Breman Town-Musicians
The carnival of the animals
Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
The Four Season - Winter
CHEN Mingxiang, WANG Yifeng
Music Story Nothing to Fear
CHEN Mingxiang Story Teller
“Fat Uncle” CHEN Mingxiang is a Taiwanese story-telling volunteer. He almost spends all his time on story telling. Every month, he launches 22 volunteer training for story-telling volunteers and young mothers. Every year, he holds 300 story-telling sessions.
With professional background of formal training, CHEN Mingxiang tells stories vividly. With multiple body languages, high and low tones and mixed arias, he plays different roles. In story-telling sessions, he can make sounds of old person, child, man, woman and different types of small animals. During his performance, he vigorously interacts with the children through rhythm, Q & A and other arrangements. Moreover, he tends to draw beautiful and lovely whiteboard paintings and takes advantage of self-made props and dolls to tell the stories in a more exciting and distinctive manner.
Presenter: China National Symphony Orchestra String Quartet
China National Symphony Orchestra String Quartet is composed of four excellent musicians, who once performed at NCPA and Qingdao Concert Hall.