Bang Danjos: Intercultural Banjos
The Vancouver Chinese Instrumental Music Society Invite you to Bang Danjos, an exciting night full of strumming drumming and tapping!
Bang Danjos showcases three unique manifestations of the banjo. Come join us and witness the influences of bluegrass, Chinese classical and Japanese folk-rock in a stimulating mash up of culture and styles. Known for his appearance in the Asia Art Festival, our concert features honored guest performer Hiroshi Yamaguchi. He will be showcasing the infectious sounds of the Japanese tsugaru shamisen that so rarely makes an appearance in Vancouver.
The evenings program will be emceed by renowned linguist Dr. Jan Walls and includes Evelyn Chang on sanxian (Chinese banjo), Nick Hornbuckle playing bluegrass banjo, Hiroshi Yamaguchi on tsugaru shamisen tapping and twanging with our very own dancer Dayna Szyndrowski.
Be apart of history as the Vancouver Chinese Music Ensemble breaks traditions, enriching Vancouvers live music scene with vitality through an event that promotes the beauty of diversity and intertwined stylistic identities.
|Where:||600 Hamilton st, Vancouver, V6B 2P1|
|Web site url:||www.vancouverchinesemusic.ca/|