Renowned musician He Zhanhao gives talk on Butterfly Lovers’ Violin Concerto at UM

The University of Macau (UM) Centre for Chinese History and Culture recently organised an event in celebration of the 60th anniversary of the Butterfly Lovers’s Violin Concerto, one of the classic orchestra works of Chinese music. The composer He Zhanhao gave a lecture in which he shared his inspiration for this piece and how the Chinese legend of a tragic love story is illustrated through the music.

For the full version, please refer to the Chinese version.

He Zhanhao discusses the process of creating the Butterfly Lovers’s Violin Concerto

A group photo