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Buddha Passion

The composer for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon creates another stunning, evening-length oratorio.

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About this Performance


Following on the stunning success of his Water Passion after St. Matthew, Tan Dun (composer for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) has created another evening-length oratorio, this time based on stories inspired by the Dunhuang Cave paintings.

*The 100 for the 100th: Be Our Guest program provides community members with 100 free tickets to 100 concerts throughout the Centennial season. Tickets for tonight’s concert were generously underwritten by Terri and Jerry Kohl.

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Inside the Music
Get an insider’s understanding! KUSC’s Brian Lauritzen offers a multimedia program designed to immerse you in the background of the music and its world. Don’t miss the pre-concert presentation at 7pm on stage.

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