Bard college of conservatory of music will have a chinese music program from 2018 fall semister joint with Central conservatory of music in Bejing which is the premiere music conservatory of China. This program is the first Chinese music degree program in US for Chinese traditional music. The initiative includes a new undergraduate program for Chinese instruments erhu, guzhengand pipa to students at Bard College starting fall 2018, an annual Chinese Music Festival, a program of scholarly conferences, and a summer academy for high school age students.
The bard college held a concert invited Chinese traditional music masters of guzheng, erhu, pipa and any others, the masters performed in collaboration Bard college’s western music orchestra at the Bard Fisher Center for the Performing Arts in New York on January 29th.
More info: http://uschinamusic.bard.edu/