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Two local music icons, world percussionist Tom Teasley and Chinese dulcimer specialist Chao Tian join forces to showcase tunes from their recent collaboration, “Dong Xi.”
2016 DRUM! Magazine World Percussionist of the Year, Teasley continuously looks for innovative ways to create cross-cultural dialogue. He blends centuries-old percussion traditions with digital technology to create ancient and futuristic virtual ensembles.
A leading performer on the Chinese dulcimer, Chao Tian received her master’s degree in musical performance in 2010. Since then, she has toured throughout the world as leader of the Always Folk Ensemble, bringing her virtuosic talent on the dulcimer to people in more than 30 different countries.
Enjoy a preview of Dong Xi: https://www.dongximusic.com/videos