Buddha Passion

Featuring composer Tan Dun

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Venue: Orpheum

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra presents Buddha Passion by Tan Dun

Oscar® and Grammy® Award-winning composer Tan Dun takes to the Orpheum podium to conduct the Canadian premiere of his epic choral work of love and compassion, Buddha Passion, inspired by Chinese and Sanskrit texts. Set at the foot of the Himalayas, witness the journey of a prince on the path of enlightenment and experience six stories from the life of the Buddha. Featuring orchestra, six percussionists, five vocal soloists, and a dancing pipa player — this promises to be a once in a lifetime musical event of overwhelming power and beauty.

With the UBC University Singers and Choral Union

Dates Nov 8, Fri 8:00pm
Nov 8, Fri 8:00pm

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