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Chen Yi's New Composition Premiered by Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company and PRISM

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The UMKC Conservatory is pleased to note that Composition faculty Chen Yi's new composition, a score to the dance Not Alone, was premiered by the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company, April 26 and 27, 2014 in New York City.  The work was performed by PRISM saxophone quartet, who members include Zach Shemon, Conservatory saxophone faculty member.

The Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company performed the work during its 25th anniversary New York season, at the Capezio Theater.

Not Alone is a collaboration between Nai-Ni Chen,  Chen Yi, and the Prism Saxophone Quartet, as an exploration into the realm of identity, independence and introspection.

Congratulations!

 

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu