On Friday, September 20, 2019, the Valparaiso University Chorale met with the visiting Chinese musicians during an intimate concert in Duesenberg Recital Hall.
Both ensembles were grateful for the opportunity to share their passion for music, as well as extend an appreciation for the culture of their newly made acquaintances.
Rehearsing the Music
Friendship Lasts Forever
“Friendship Lasts Forever” was a wondrous spectacle of music, dance and more, showcasing Chinese and American cultures. The two-hour gala concert took place at Chicago Symphony Center, at 3pm on Sunday, September 22, 2019.
The cast, from both China and the US, consisted of leading artists, grand concert band, choir, and dancers in traditional Chinese attire. A variety of classical opera and musical pieces were performed by top-rated tenor, soprano, and baritone singers.