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 2020

Lunar New Year Gala Concert

Concert with conductor Xian Zhang of New Jersey Symphony Orchestra at Prudential Hall

  • New Jersey Perfomring Arts Center (January 25)

The iSING! Festival will be commissioning young composers from around the world to compose original works set to Tang Dynasty poems. This will be the first time in the world that a concert of original compositions set to classical Chinese poetry is commissioned and produced. The world premiere tour of the commissioned works will take place in Suzhou Culture and Arts Center, August 21, 2020, and Jiangsu Grand Theatre, August 23, 2020, with a full orchestra.

iSING! Composition Competition

In this retrospective performance, Hao Jiang Tian will sing and talk about his life as a first-generation Chinese-American opera singer, from his exhilarating arrival in 1983 at John F. Kennedy Airport from Beijing, through a two-decade career at the Metropolitan Opera that represented the fulfillment of a dream. 

  • Shelter Island, New York (April 18)

From Mao to the Met 

Marco Polo《马可波罗》

Hao Jiang Tian as Kublai Khan in a contemporary opera by Enjott Schneider.

  • Guangzhou Grand Theater (May 9, 10)

Voyage to the East - A Fearless Buddhist Master's
Mission to Japan《鉴真东渡》

Hao Jiang Tian as the Monk Jianzhen in the title role of a contemporary opera composed by Tian Jianping.

  • ​Naning (May)

The Diary of John Rabe 《拉贝日记 》

Hao Jiang Tian as John Magee in a new opera composed by Tian Jianping.

  • Lincoln Center, New York  (June 6, 7) 

  • Kennedy Center, Washington DC (June 10, 11)

  • Academy of Music, Philadelphia (June 13)

iSING! Suzhou International Young Artists Festival 

Celebrating 10th Season
iSING! 苏州 国际青年歌唱家艺术节

Founder and Artistic Director Hao Jiang Tian will lead the 9th iSING! Festival in Suzhou with an international faculty and young singers chosen from different parts of the world.

  • Suzhou Culture and Arts Centre (July 21 - August 23)

  • iSING! Grand Finale Concert, at Suzhou Grand Theater (August 21)

  • iSING! concert in Jiangsu Grand Theater (August 23)

Rusalka

Hao Jiang Tian as Water-gnome in Dvořák’s Rusalka with Pittsburgh Opera

  • Pittsburgh Opera (October 10, 13, 16, 18m)