After a successful 2022 Fringe season, come aboard a musical journey with Adelaide’s own Silk Strings Ensemble. Pairing three Chinese huqin with a cello in a quartet, the group will embark on a voyage exploring folk and traditional music from around the globe in an intimate setting. The diversity of music chosen originates from Asia, Europe, the Americas and Australia.
This concert offers audiences a fresh perspective on these musical genres within a lush and unique soundscape and paired with visual projections.
…sensitive phrasing and excellent balance from all four players – The Advertiser.
Silk Strings is a 胡琴 (Hu Qin), or Chinese spike fiddle group based in Adelaide. The material ‘silk’ ties each instrument’s history together, as well as countless many other instruments. Founded in 2021, the musicians aim to expand and explore the art of Huqin chamber playing through existing Huqin repertoire, commissioning new works, or collaborating with other art forms across all cultures and fields.
Date: Sunday 10 March
Duration: 60 min
BankSA Cardholder: $26.25
Companion Card Accepted
Book now via the Adelaide Fringe website