Keyword: New Year Concert
How did you celebrate New Year? In Foshan, some people chose to enjoy a New Year concert to welcome 2020. Let's take a look.
On the last day of 2019, 2020 Foshan New Year Concert was staged at Qionghua Theater. Young conductor Zhang Liang from Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra, as well as the famous tenor singer Wang Feng, and the coloratura soprano Gan Lulu presented an audio-visual feast for Foshan audiences.
Foshan New Year Concert dates back to 1990 and is considered as the first urban New Year concert in China. Since then, Foshan New Year Concert has invited top domestic orchestras and singers to perform. The year of 2020 marks the 30th year of Foshan New Year Concert. Over the past 30 years, the concert has played countless classic movements.
回顾经典 致敬经典 A Tribute to classics
Looking back at the 30-year New Year concert, those long-lasting ancient ballads and pleasant and classic tracks were wonderful and unforgettable.
In 2003, high-pitched singing of Liao Changyong resounded through the theater.
In 2010, Lingnan nursery rhyme "Moonlight" was staged in cooperation with Western symphony.
In 2017, Foshan New Year Concert created "Ping Pong Concerto".
star-studded concert shines the night
Conductor Zhang Liang and the Shanghai Philharmonic Orchestra returned to Foshan New Year Concert once again, with a prelude to "Guillaume Tell" to kick off this annual elegant event.
The concert started with three chapters of "Thirty Years of Music", "Tribute to Classics" and "Celebrating New Year", creating a classic musical night.
Since the first cooperation in 1997, after a lapse of 22 years, the famous tenor singer Wang Feng has performed in the Foshan New Year Concert once again, bringing "Motherland", "My Sun" and "I Love You, China".
In addition to bringing the classic song "Spring Ballet", the coloratura soprano Gan Lulu played the role of a machine puppet that needed to be wound. Some viewers were very impressed by this, saying that the robot was singing, but there may be something wrong during the singing process. The conductor and the chief wound the robot again, and the whole performance was very witty!"
"I'm very surprised that Foshan has held New Year concert for 30 consecutive years. Foshan people listened to the New Year concert very early. " Zhang Liang expressed the hope that more outstanding orchestras would come to Foshan in the future to bring wonderful audio-visual feasts to Foshan people.
Foshan New Year Concert has accompanied Foshan people for 30 years, becoming a city cultural brand. Through the wonderful performances year after year, the Foshan New Year Concert has brought countless surprises to the audiences.