NPR’s From the Top with Host Christopher O’Riley: Beijing, China / 259

Sunday, July 29, 2012  |  Recital Hall at Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing  |  Presented by Great Wall Academy

About

From the Top comes to you this week from Beijing China for the second of two shows taped at the Central Conservatory of Music. Among highlights, you’ll hear a fantastic 13-year-old ehru player perform “Sunshine on Taxkorgan”by Chen Gang and an 11-year-old violinist from Brunei perform Haydn backed by the Great Wall Soloists conducted by Kurt Sassmannshaus.

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  • Monday, March 24, 2014
  • Monday, July 1, 2013
  • Monday, November 12, 2012

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