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Story Concert

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)

Programme
Albert William Ketèlbey
Music story The Persian Market

Music Story The Snake Bride
 WAN Jun, WANG Yifeng
 Lily

Music Story The Breman Town-Musicians
 Camille Saint-Saens
 The carnival of the animals
 Antonio Lucio Vivaldi
 The Four Season - Winter

CHEN Mingxiang, WANG Yifeng
Music Story Nothing to Fear

Artist
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.

Source: National Centre for the Performing Arts
Date: 2017-08-10