Hello Gold Mountain by Composer & Guzheng virtuoso Wu Fei, with chatterbird ensemble and Shanir Exra Blumenkranz of Silk Road Ensemble. Nashville, TN

A requiem for lost possibilities of the Jewish community of Shanghai.

 
 
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About Hello Gold Mountain

HELLO GOLD MOUNTAIN is an original composition by Wu Fei for chamber orchestra, performed by chatterbird ensemble, featuring Wu Fei on guzheng and Shanir Ezra Blumenkranz (Silk Road Ensemble) on oud — the traditional Chinese and Jewish plucked string instruments respectively.

The work is inspired by real stories of Jewish refugees who fled to Shanghai from Europe before and during World War II, and built lives in China.

Hello Gold Mountain premiers February 23, 2019 at Vanderbilt University's Ingram Hall in Nashville, TN. Tickets are now on sale at the link below!

Visit our events page for more information.


We also invite you to tune in to our upcoming, on-air performances, or to stop by one of our auxiliary programming events:

Sunday, February 17 // WXNA performance

Tuesday, February 19 @ 12:06pm // Live in Studio C performance

Wednesday, February 20 // WSMV's Today in Nashville

Thursday, February 21 // Panel with TIRRC & Jewish Federation at Nashville Public Library's downtown location

 
 
 
 

Documentary: Wu Fei Meets chatterbird

A look at composer & guzheng (Chinese zither) virtuoso Wu Fei's collaboration with Nashville-based chamber ensemble, chatterbird.

 

Performance: Ya Li Da 压力大

The Wu-Force (Wu Fei, Abigail Washburn, Kai Welch) and chatterbird ensemble perform Ya Li Da live at Ingram Hall, Vanderbilt University. 

 
 
 

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Hello Gold Mountain by Composer & Guzheng virtuoso Wu Fei, with chatterbird ensemble and Shanir Exra Blumenkranz of Silk Road Ensemble. Nashville, TN