Music by Professor Ching-chu Hu performed in New York
A new composition by Music Professor Ching-chu Hu will be featured in a concert by The North/South Chamber Orchestra. The event celebrates winter on Sunday afternoon February 25 with a free-admission concert featuring four listener-friendly works by American composers.
Hu will be awarded the Judge’s Citation: “Exceptional Concerto” for his Violin Concerto No. 3 - Water Spirit. In addition to work by Hu, the program will feature recent compositions by Josh Henderson, Max Lifchitz and David Maves.
Soprano Elizabeth Farnum will appear as soloist while Max Lifchitz - the ensemble’s founder - will be on the podium.
The event is part of the Composers Now Festival. It will take place at the intimate and acoustically superior auditorium of Christ & St Stephen’s Church (120 West 69th Street) on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. The free-admission event will start at 3 PM and end around 4:30 PM. The auditorium is ADA accessible. No tickets or reservations needed.
The composers will be in attendance and will introduce their works to the audience.