Winter 2019

In an effort to promote Chinese arts and cultures, the Confucius Institute at the University of Michigan hosts a wide variety of cultural events throughout the year. They include lectures, performances, exhibitions, and special presentations.


24jan12:00 pm- 2:00 pm[RESCHEDULED] Alpine Yodeling in ChinesePresentation by Lu Tong, Yodeler
28jan7:00 pm- 9:00 pmYangqin Sonorities and Styles: A Concert of Traditional and Contemporary Compositions for Chinese Yangqin Solo and Ensemble MusicAn instrumental concert by musicians from Wuhan Conservatory of Music


20feb6:30 pm- 8:30 pmScreening & Discussion: "East Wind West Wind: Pearl Buck" (1993)Film Screening and Discussion with Director Donn Rogosin
27feb12:00 pm- 1:00 pmChina’s Avant-Garde Movement of the 1980sLecture by Professor Zhou Yan


27mar12:00 pm- 1:00 pmNarrative Songs from Qing ChinaLecture and demonstration by Zhang Weidong
30mar12:30 pm- 2:00 pmSounds from the East to the West: A Concert of Chinese Piano MusicPiano Concert by Oliver Jia and Grace Zhang


3apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmDreaming, from Ming to QingLecture by Professor Emerita Lynn Struve
10apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmPrint Culture as Platform in Late Ming ChinaLecture by Professor Tina Lu, Yale University
13apr7:00 pm- 9:30 pmTHE LUTE: CAI BOJIE 《琵琶记・蔡伯喈》RSVP will be closed at 12 PM, Friday 4.12.2019.