The Cambridge University Chinese Orchestra Society proudly presents its annual concert of 2019 – 行 Odyssey! Join us at 7:30pm on 10th March for an enjoyable evening of Chinese music featuring both Western and traditional Chinese instruments.
As the region’s only orchestra dedicated to Chinese music, the orchestra will take you on a journey across the globe. Our concert will consist of an eclectic blend of pieces including “Sunset at Tamsui” (淡水暮色) and “Romances of Cambridge” (康桥情), the latter of which was composed by one of our very own members, Dong Heng Qian. Take a slow stroll with us as we perform “Ambling” (彳亍), and relax as we portray the peaceful night sky with “Colourful Clouds Chasing the Moon” (彩云追月). We also look forward to presenting many solo and ensemble performances, including pieces from our very own Guzheng and Erhu ensembles.
Tickets are sold at £14 (VIP), £10 (adults) and £8 (students). A 15% discount applies for groups of 4 or above. Buy your tickets now at http://adcticketing.com/odyssey or via the ADC Box Office number (01223 300 085)! Follow our Facebook event page for updates!
The Cambridge University Chinese Orchestra Society (CUCOS) proudly presents its annual Michaelmas Recital! The orchestra will perform a string of Chinese orchestral pieces and solo pieces, including Chinese Folk Songs, like Blooming Flowers and the Full Moon (花好月圆) and Springtime Hills (满山春色). Come see the various Chinese instruments on show and immerse yourself in the unique melodies throughout recital! See you there!
Join the Cambridge University Chinese Orchestra – the region’s only orchestra dedicated to Chinese music – at 7:30pm on 11th March for an enjoyable evening of Chinese music featuring both Western and traditional Chinese instruments.
This promises to be a night of delightful Chinese music, with an eclectic mix of pieces including the acclaimed Celebration Overture, a vivacious rendition of Dance of the Yao People, and contrasting selections from the Haixia Suite.
We are hosting our Michaelmas recital at Robinson College Chapel. Join us at 8pm on 27th November for an enjoyable evening of Chinese music featuring both Western and traditional Chinese instruments.
We will be playing:
Dance of the Yao People (瑤族舞曲)
Lantern Festival (燈節) Bodhi in the World of Mortals (紅塵菩提)
Selections from the Haixia Suite (海霞組曲)
1st movement of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (臥虎藏龍)
and many more!
I hope you are all excited about the start of a new year!
Our Freshers’ Squash is will be held on 8 Oct at 2pm at Benson Hall, Magdalene College. Please join us for some refreshments and snacks, regardless whether you are interested to join the society or an existing member catching up with old friends!
For the 10th anniversary of the Cambridge University Chinese Orchestra Society, we are back with our annual concert, An Ode to the Mountains. This year, we have brought together Western and Chinese instruments to feature in the same piece, for a brand new interpretation to a classical Chinese piece. Our repertoire includes:
* Spring Festival Overture (春节序曲)
* Yellow River Piano Concerto (黄河钢琴协奏曲)
* Harvest Festival (丰年祭)
* Amis’ Dance (阿美族舞曲)
* The Great Wall Capriccio (长城随想曲)
… among other pieces by soloists and ensembles around the UK.
Join us for an enjoyable night of contemporary and traditional Oriental music. We are sure that you will have a relaxing experience with our music!
The end of the Freshers’ Fair marks the beginning of a new year. To all new students, welcome to Cambridge; and to all returning students, welcome back!
This year CUCOS will continue to hold our annual concert. This year our concert will be on Sunday, 5th of March (Week 7 Lent). We will also be performing at some other occasions, like the Chinese New Year Gala, so stay tuned for more updates.
O, wind, if winter comes, can spring be far behind?
The Cambridge University Chinese Orchestra Society is going to hold its annual concert, 春 (Spring) at the West Road Concert Hall on Sunday, March 13th, at 7.30 pm. This year our Chinese and Western instrument divisions will be bringing you a refreshing repertoire of traditional and contemporary oriental music, including:
Gazing into the spring wind （望春风）
Starry night （星空）
Dae Jang Geum （大长今）
…and featuring several talented soloists from around the UK!
Join us for a night of relaxing music and enjoy a sweet dream in the fragrance of blossoms and warm spring winds!
Ticket are priced at £6.50 for students, £8.00 for standard, and £12.00 for VIP seats.