Confucius Institute at Portland State University Holds Tenth Anniversary Gala Concert

发表于2017-05-26 18:14:46

On May 20th, Qi Jie (second from left), a lute teacher in Center Conservatory of Music, Lu Jing (second on the right), a teacher of the Confucius Institute at Portland State University (PSU), and Lai Yishan (first from right), a Chinese-American Erhu player presenting a wonderful performance for the audience at the Smith Performance Center of PSU.

On that day, a concert for Chinese Folk Music named “Three Musicians”, as one of the series of activities for the 10th Anniversary Celebration of the Confucius Institute at Portland State University, was staged in the Smith Performance Center of PSU. Qi Jie, a lute professional teacher in Central Conservatory of Music, Lu Jing, a dulcimer performer and teacher of the Confucius Institute at Portland State University and Lai Yishan, a Chinese-American Erhu player, preformed dozens of classical Chinese folk songs including Ambush from Ten Sides and Horse Race, as well as some foreign adapted songs such as Czardas. (Photos by Tang Poi, Xinhua News Agency)

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