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Sat, Mar 17, 2018 8:00pm –

New York Society for Ethical Culture
2 W 64th Street,
New York, NY

World Music Institute

Wu Man & Huayin Shadow Puppet Band

Recognized as the world’s premier pipa virtuoso, leading ambassador of Chinese music, Wu Man joins will be joined by the brilliant Huayin Shadow Puppet Band for performances of old tune traditional music with shadow puppetry. Amid vocal performances, the Huayin Shadow Puppet Band uses the yueqin, banhu, erhu, lute, fiddle and a variety of percussion instruments (including clappers, gongs, cymbals and a wood bench) to tell lively stories of rural life in remote China and draw the audience into places and sounds rarely heard in the West. Presented by World Music Institute.