US-China Music Institute

China Now Music Festival 2018
Facing the Past, Looking to the Future: Chinese Composers in the 21st Century 

The Institute’s inaugural China Now Music Festival, October 19-22, 2018, presented on the Bard campus and in New York City.  

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Our fall 2018 festival will feature three concerts performed by The Orchestra Now, conducted by Jindong Cai, and pre-concert lectures and panel discussions. Details and ticketing information at

Future festivals, held annually, will continue to showcase the prominent role that China plays in the music of our time.