Orchestral players, choirs and singers receive the applause of the audience at Beijing Poly Theatre after a performance of Dedicated to 2020 – A Symphony for Soprano, Baritone, Chorus and Orchestra, the first large-scale orchestral work inspired by the Covid-19 outbreak. Orchestral players, choirs and singers receive the applause of the audience at Beijing Poly Theatre after a performance of Dedicated to 2020 – A Symphony for Soprano, Baritone, Chorus and Orchestra, the first large-scale orchestral work inspired by the Covid-19 outbreak.
Orchestral players, choirs and singers receive the applause of the audience at Beijing Poly Theatre after a performance of Dedicated to 2020 – A Symphony for Soprano, Baritone, Chorus and Orchestra, the first large-scale orchestral work inspired by the Covid-19 outbreak.

Wuhan composers’ pandemic symphony brings listeners to tears at its Beijing premiere

  • ‘Every time I sing it, I can’t bear to think about the meaning … behind the lyrics,’ says Wuhan-born soprano Zhang Liping of choral symphony Dedicated to 2020
  • Written by two composers and a librettist, all Wuhan natives, the work is inspired by the experiences of people in the city where the novel coronavirus emerged

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Orchestral players, choirs and singers receive the applause of the audience at Beijing Poly Theatre after a performance of Dedicated to 2020 – A Symphony for Soprano, Baritone, Chorus and Orchestra, the first large-scale orchestral work inspired by the Covid-19 outbreak. Orchestral players, choirs and singers receive the applause of the audience at Beijing Poly Theatre after a performance of Dedicated to 2020 – A Symphony for Soprano, Baritone, Chorus and Orchestra, the first large-scale orchestral work inspired by the Covid-19 outbreak.
Orchestral players, choirs and singers receive the applause of the audience at Beijing Poly Theatre after a performance of Dedicated to 2020 – A Symphony for Soprano, Baritone, Chorus and Orchestra, the first large-scale orchestral work inspired by the Covid-19 outbreak.
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