In a unique display unlike any other orchestral performance, the internationally acclaimed Hubei Chime Bells National Chinese Orchestra brings The Imperial Bells of China – Chimes in Concert to Australia for concerts in Melbourne on Thursday 20 July at Melbourne Recital Center and in Sydney on Sunday 23 July at Sydney Opera House.
Together with Bianqing and other ancient instruments, like se, chi, drum and banjo, Bianzhong Bells are the earliest twelve-tone equal temperament instruments in the world and have major cultural and historical values. The Bells are regarded as the eighth wonders of the world with their grand music, broad range and rich characteristics. Hear the grandeur of Jingchu, the essence of ancient Chinese music and the splendour of world culture.
To celebrate the upcoming shows we’ve got THREE double passes to give away to each of them. To enter just fill in the form below. Competition closes June 20th at noon.