“Lotus & Phoenix II”
Presented by Nayika Indian Dance
features again in
City of Sydney Chinese New Year Festival 2008
A unique concert with both traditional Chinese music and classical Indian dance inspired by the symbolism of the lotus and phoenix, not to be missed by the Asian arts connoisseur.
Versatile musicians of the Sydney Sizhu Ensemble led by Tony Wheeler, and Indian classical dancer Vimala Sarma, celebrate Chinese New Year in a unique concert featuring Chinese traditional music and classical Indian dances inspired by the symbolism of the lotus and phoenix. The lotus is a symbol of purity and beauty in both Chinese and Indian cultures. This show provides an opportunity for Sydney Chinese traditional music-lovers to hear Chen Hong Yu, an inspirational vocal artist. The Indian classical dances featured include pieces performed by Vimala in the recent dance festival in Chennai.
Date: Saturday 23 February 2008
Time: 7.30 PM
Location Music Workshop, Sydney Conservatorium of Music
Macquarie Street, Sydney
Cost: $35.00 plus booking fee
Bookings/Information Tickets from www.moshtix.com.au, 1300 GET TIX (438 849), or
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See flier with Chinese script at: www.nayika.org/flierlotus2.jpg
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Contributed by Mallika Madduri, Australia