The Cyprus Symphony Orchestra is celebrating Chinese New Year, with two concerts at Strovolos Municipal Theatre in Nicosia and Rialto in Limassol.
What: Chinese New Year
When: Wednesday, 8 February and Thursday, 9 February
Where: Strovolos Municipal Theatre and Rialto
Chinese New Year was rung in on January 28 this year, and to celebrate the occasion, maestro Alkis Baltas and the members of the CySO, as well as erhu virtuoso Zhang Zhao on her two-stringed Chinese violin, invite guests to a special concert featuring works by two Chinese composers, as well as by Gluck, Weber, Schmitt, Kreisler and Strauss – all of whom are directly or indirectly linked to China.
Tickets cost €12, €7 (young people 18-26 yrs, pensioners), €5 (young people 12-18 yrs), €3 (children under 12). On February 8, the concert will take place at Strovolos Municipal Theatre, Strovolos Avenue 100, Strovolos, Nicosia at 8.30pm and on February 9 Rialto theatre, Andrea Drousioti 19, Platia Iroon, Limassol will play host to the musicians for a concert at 8.30pm.
For more information call 22463144.