Concert will begin at 09:00 hours GMT
Tan Dun's 'Buddha Passion' with Xu, Zhu, Gramegna, Shenyang, Weiwei and friends from Melbourne
Tan Dun's 'Buddha Passion' is a work based on the marks of pilgrims's passing in the Mogao Caves, also known as the Caves of the Thousand Buddhas. Their carvings, paintings and murals become the inspiration for this piece.
Performers: Lei Xu, soprano. Huiling Zhu, mezzo-soprano. Leonardo Gramegna, tenor. Shenyang, bass-baritone. Tan Weiwei, vocalist. Batubagen, vocalist. Yining Chen, pipa,
Melbourne Symphony Chorus. Melbourne Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Tan Dun.
Recorded 6 October.