Deadline: Feb 2, 2020 - 7:30 pm
Facet Music’s 3rd annual event, entitled Song of the Phoenix - 2020 Calgary Chinese New Year Concert, will take place on February 1 & 2, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. nightly, at The Grand Theatre in downtown Calgary (608 - 1 Street SW, Calgary).
This year Facet Music celebrates the Chinese mythological bird, Feng Huang - the Chinese Phoenix - which symbolizes high virtue, grace, and prosperity. It also embodies duality and symbolizes the union of male and female spirits. Throughout its long history, Feng Huang has been an inspiration for people’s lives and continues to influence creative lives today.
The concert features internationally renowned pianist Corey Hamm and his duo PEP (Piano and Erhu Project); Suona virtuoso Zhongxi Wu; cutting-edge singer/songwriter FOONYAP; dynamic jazz trombonist Carsten Rubeling, choreographer/dancer Barbara England and her newly commissioned work; the one and only Calgary Chinese Orchestra, as well as many local talents.
For more information, visit www.facetmusic.ca or call (403) 205-2922.