June 30, 1997

Su Wen Ching Ensemble to Perform at Middlebury College Center for the Arts

The Su Wen Ching Chinese Ensemble, founded in 1994 by renowned composer Wen-ching Su, will offer a multi-cultural musical program at the Middlebury College Center for the Arts on Wednesday, July 16, at 7:30 p.m. The members of the group are considered the elite of contemporary professional Chinese players, and are dedicated to performance, teaching and cultural exchange.

Coming to Middlebury by an invitation from the Middlebury College Chinese School, the Ensemble has also performed for audiences all over the world-from Asia to Australia; Canada; Central and South America; and the United States. Listeners will enjoy a highly diversified repertoire including traditional Chinese music, Taiwanese folk songs, and compositions reflecting the cultural traditions of many other countries as well.

Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Anna Sun at 443-5520.