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2019

January 19, 2019
Jonathan performing w/ Vancouver Island Symphony
Sid William’s Theatre, Courtney, BC (2pm)
Port theatre, Nanaimo (730pm)

Feb 6, 2019 – 12-12:45pm, Free
Lan performing with Bo Peng
Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Langley, BC

Feb 7, 2019 – 2:15-3:15pm
Lan Tung & Moshe Denburg duo
Louis Brier
Vancouver, BC

Feb 15-17, 2019
Jonathan Performing w/ Vancouver Island Symphony
Tidemark Theatre, Campbell River, BC (Feb 15)
Port Theatre, Nanaimo, BC (Feb 16)
Sid Williams Theatre, Courtney, BC (Feb 17)

March 9-10, 2019
Jonathan performing w/ Turning Point Ensemble
Orpheum Annex, Vancouver, BC

Orchid Ensemble Spring 2019 Tour
April 1-3, 2019
Lotus Blossoms Educational Outreach Concerts
Bloomington, IL

April 6, 2019 – 7:30pm
Center for Spirituality & Sustainability
Southern Illinois University
Edwardsville, IL

April 8 – 11, 2019
Orchid Ensemble’s annual residency as Cultural Partners w/ the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra’s Arts in Community Education Program
Milwaukee, WI and Neighbouring municipalities

April 12, 2019 – 7:30pm
560 Music Centre (560 Trinity Ave)
Washington University in St. Louis
St Louis, MO

April 14, 2019
Lotus Blossoms presentation
Bloomington, IL

April 15, 2019
Lotus Blossoms Educational Outreach Concerts
Bloomington, IL

 

April 27, 2019
Jonathan performing w/ Vancouver Island Symphony
Port Theatre, Nanaimo, BC

May 11-12, 2019
Jonathan performing w/ Turning Point Ensemble
Fei & Milton Wong Experimental Theatre, SFU, Vancouver, BC

May 30, 2019 – 8pm
Sound of Dragon Ensemble & Melody of China (San Francisco)
Lan and Jonathan perform with Sound of Dragon Ensemble, collaborating with San Francisco based Melody of China (Vancouver debut), featuring Yangqin Zhao & Gangqin Zhao and world premieres by Dorothy Chang, Itamar Erez, Yuan Chen Li. www.soundofdragon.com
Western Front
Vancouver, BC

June 2, 2019 
Sound of Dragon Ensemble (US debut) & Melody of China at San Francisco International Arts Festival
Lan and Jonathan perform with Sound of Dragon Ensemble, collaborating with San Francisco based Melody of China (Vancouver debut), US premieres of works by Dorothy Chang, Itamar Erez, Yuan Chen Li, Mark Armanini, and Lan Tung  www.soundofdragon.com
Fort Mason Centre for Arts & Culture
San Francisco, CA

June 7, 2019 
Lan performs with Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra, Global Soundscape Festival
world premiere of compositions by Japanese composers
Waterfront Theatre
Vancouver, BC

June 8, 2019 
Jonathan performs with Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra, Global Soundscape Festival
world premiere of new Canadian compositions
Waterfront Theatre
Vancouver, BC

June 12, 2019 
Lan & Jonathan performs with Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra, Global Soundscape Festival
featuring Canadian composers
Norman Rothstein Theatre
Vancouver, BC
 

June 27, 2019 – 6:30-7:30pm
Crossing Mountains & Seas Teaser, as part of Crimson Coast Dance’s Multicultural Festival
Orchid Ensemble’s with Chengxin Wei (dance)
VIU Community Stage (Museum Way)
Nanaimo, BC

July 4, 2019 – 2:30-2:45pm
Lan & Dailin 
presented by the West Vancouver Public Library & Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra
with Bic Hoang & Itamar Erez
West Vancouver Public Library
West Vancouver, BC

July 11, 2019 
Crossing Mountains & Seas, as part of Crimson Coast Dance’s InFrinGinG Dance Festival
Orchid Ensemble’s “New Chapter” project, celebrating Canada 150
with choreographers Julia Taffe, Chengxin Wei, media artist Sammy Chien, Aeriosa Dance, and Lan Tung music compositions
Port Theatre
Nanaimo, BC

July 13, 2019 -12:30-1:30pm
Lan & Dailin performing at Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Festival, as part of the 2019 Taiwan Canada Exchange Month
presented by Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Society
with Bic Hoang & Itamar Erez
Richmond Oval
Richmond, BC

July 20, 2019 
Crossing Mountains & Seas
Orchid Ensemble’s “New Chapter” project, celebrating Canada 150
with choreographers Julia Taffe, Chengxin Wei, media artist Sammy Chien, Aeriosa Dance, and Lan Tung music compositions
Vancouver Playhouse
Vancouver, BC

Aug 8, 2019 
First People’s Festival
collaboration with OktoEcho
Montreal, QC

Sep 12-15, 2019 
Sound of Dragon Ensemble at Ding Yi Chinese Chamber Music Festival

Singapore

Sep 17, 2019 
Sound of Dragon Ensemble Asia Tour
Henan Chinese Medicine University
Zhengzhou, China

Sep 21, 2019 
Sound of Dragon Ensemble Asia Tour
Ping Ding Shan Cultural Centre – workshop
Ping Ding Shan, China

Sep 21, 2019 
Sound of Dragon Ensemble Asia Tour
Ping Ding Shan Cultural Centre – concert
Ping Ding Shan, China

Sep 28, 2019 
Lan Tung with Liron Man & Marina Hasselberg
Chao Amphitheater 回聲劇場
Sanlitun, Beijing, China

Oct 10, 2019 
Lan Tung with Liron Man, 齊潔 Qi Jie, 思遠 Lucy
La Plantation 璃墟劇場
Beijing, China

Oct 19, 2019 – 4pm FREE
Lan Tung with Marina Hasselberg (cello), Olivia Shaffer (dance), Li Tung (visuals)
Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Society
Vancouver, BC

3pm LI TUNG arts exhibition opening reception, refreshment served
4pm music & dance improvisation, featuring Lan Tung (erhu & voice), Marina Hasselburg (cello), Olivia Shaffer (dance), Li Tung
Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Society
8853 Selkirk St. Vancouver, BC
co-presented by the Taiwanese Canadian Cultural Society & Sound of Dragon Society

Oct 25, 2019 – 8:30pm 
co-presented by NOW Society & Sound of Dragon Society
8East Pender St.
Vancouver, BC
 

“light shadow fire”, a cross-cultural interdisciplinary performance featuring improvising musicians and visual artist Li Tung.

NOW
Joshua Zubot – violin
Parmela Attariwala – viola
Kathia Rudametkin – viola
Lisa Cay Miller – piano
James Meger – bass
Skye Brooks – drums

Sound of Dragon
Lan Tung – erhu and voice
Li Tung – visuals and movement (Taipei)
Marina Hasselberg – cello

Limited seating. Reservations here will reserve your seat. You can donate at the door. $20 / $10 / pwyc

Oct 31, 2019 – 7pm
Tales of the Eastern Lantern – workshop presentation 
Lan Tung with Vancouver Cantonese Opera & Son of James, presented by Heart of the City Festival
CBC Radio Studio (700 Hamilton St), $15 at the door
Vancouver, BC

“Tale of the Eastside Lantern”, directed by Andy Toth at the 16th Annual DTES Heart of the City Festival: http://www.heartofthecityfestival.com/

In the shops and dimly lit streets of Chinatown, a man named Jimmy is wrestling with his personal demons. He sets out to solve a mystery that is guarded by Chinese Opera spirits living in the underworld, conducted by the sounds of rock and motivated by the oldest feeling in the world….Love.

Nov 10, 2019 – 4pm
And Gather Our Dispersed From the Ends of the Earth – Moshe Denburg Tribute Concert
tickets $19.99 regular, $15 seniors/students/children, BUY TICKETS
Annex (823 Seymour St)
Vancouver, BC

Vancouver’s Orchid Ensemble celebrates the 70th birthday of its long-time collaborator, local composer Moshe Denburg, with a concert of his music. Mr. Denburg is one of the pioneers of inter-cultural music in Canada, founded the Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra (VICO) in 2001, and has created compositions for many combinations of instruments from different countries. He is passionate about bringing people together with music and plays an important role in Vancouver’s world music community. Featuring the Orchid Ensemble (Lan Tung – Erhu/Chinese Violin, Dailin Hsieh – Zheng/Chinese Zither, Jonathan Bernard – Percussion) with special guest Michelle Harding – Flamenco Dance. In addition, the ensemble will premier Elisha Denburg’s “And Gather Our Dispersed From the Ends of the Earth“.

Nov, 2019 
Lan Tung with Little Giant Chinese Chamber Orchestra
Festival de Música de Morelia Miguel Bernal
Morelia, Michoacán, Mexico

Dec 10, 2019 
Lan Tung with Yu-Hsian Wu (dance)
Primal Chaos Dance & Sounds Improvisation Series, presented by HORSE Dance Theatre 驫舞劇場
Taipei, Taiwan

Dec 15, 2019 – 3:30pm-6pm
Lan Tung with Li Tung 董籬 (visual artist) & Chih Ying Huang 黃致熒
Beitou Times 好藝時光, presented by MAFIA 跨域藝術
Taipei, Taiwan

More dates to be finalized and posted soon!

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