Exploring China: The “Middle Kingdom” Through Music & Story

Type: Performance
Art Form: Music
Grade Level: K-8
Scheduling Request

From the grasslands of Mongolia to the high mountain of Yunnan, master musician Shaw Pong Liu takes audiences on a musical journey through historical and contemporary China. Her suitcase packed with languages and musical instruments, Shaw Pong weaves history, geography, the Mandarin language and Chinese folk music in a dynamic exploration of China.

Note: Available live online for remote learning.

Length: 45 Minutes
Audience Limit: 300
Curriculum Connection: Chinese Folk Music, History, Culture, Geography, Music, Classical Music

Remote Single (Live): $475

Single Show: $595

Back-To-Back: $1,010

Three-In-A-Row: 1,425

Four-In-A-Row: $1,840

Travel Fee: $45 per day

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts


1 reserved parking space

1 microphone stand with boom

1 armless chair

2 music stands or 1 easel for display of large‐format posters

Performance Space Requirements:

Students seated on floor, if possible.

Prefer as intimate (small) a space as can comfortably accommodate all audience members.

Minimum space for performer: 5x8 feet

Arrival time before first performance: 30 minutes

Strike time: 15 minutes

Time needed between performances: 15 minutes

Grades should be consecutive.

Please introduce the performer as a Young Audiences of Massachusetts artist.

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