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Alfred University Confucius Institute sponsors ‘Legend of Silk’ concert Friday, Nov. 3

ALFRED, NY – The Confucius Institute at Alfred University invites the public to attend a free concert, “Legend of Silk,” from 7:30-9 p.m. Friday, Nov.  3, in Miller Theater on the Alfred University campus.

The concert concludes a day-long conference, hosted by the Confucius Institute, that will draw educators from around the country to discuss K-12 Chinese Immersion Programs.

Performing at the concert will be the Alfred University Chorus, the Alfred Tai Chi Group, the Alfred University Guzheng Ensemble, a Dragon and Lion Dance, a performance by the Geneva City School District students, performances on traditional Chinese instruments, and a folk dance by the CUG Dance Group.

There will also be a calligraphy and costume show in conjunction with the conference.

Co-sponsor for the event is the Division of Performing Arts at Alfred University.