Release set for late Oct., 2012!
ULTRA WORLD X-TET Live in Concert "Night Market" DVD Video
Gary Schwantes: Saxophones, Bamboo Flutes, Winnie Wong: Principal Guzheng, Raymond Froehlich: Drum Set, Percussion, Doug Ebert: Bass, Krista Gon: Guzheng, Kimberly Wong: Guzheng, Melia Yee: Guzheng, Video Services provided by Eye Q Films and Ricardo Lopez, Audio Recording: Gavin Jones, Print Design: Paul Navasca
DVD will be available at our concert on......
ULTRA WORLD X-TET
Magical Adventures of the Monkey King
Friday, November 2
Old First Concerts
1751 Sacramento St.
San Francisco, CA
Price: $17 General, $14 Seniors/Students, Children 12 and under free
http://www.ultraworldxtet.com/monkey-king-page (bilingual Chinese/English)
Join us as the the X-tet explores a timeless tale...great for anyone who loves World Music, Jazz, Experimental Music, Chamber Music, or anyone interested in new musical forms created with respect for and mastery of traditional forms.
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ULTRA WORLD X-TET combines jazz, world, experimental and contemporary concert styles in a pioneering fusion of East and West. Concert highlights will include the world premiere performance of "Magical Adventures of the Monkey King", a musical journey through fantastic landscapes filled with demons, gods and mystical challenges. Follow the story of the mischievous Monkey King as he wields his awesome magical powers! Musicians: Yangqin Zhao, Yangqin; Gary Schwantes, Saxophones/Bamboo Flutes/Composer; Winnie Wong, Guzheng; Doug Ebert, Bass; Surya Prakasha, Drums/Percussion/Harmonium; Rena Wang, Narrator.
Inspired by the classic Chinese novel “Journey to the West”, the piece evokes the essence of the saga through the unique voice of ULTRA WORLD X-TET.
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