ENSEMBLES 2019

Shanghai Fushan Foreign Language Primary School Choir

Shanghai Fushan Foreign Language Primary School Choir

 

The Shanghai Fushan Foreign Language Primary School Choir was found in 1996. From the founding of the group to the present, through years of training and exploration, the artistic style of “sweet tone, harmonious part, delicate treatment and distinguished feature” has been formed. Currently, the choir is nearly 80 people, with an average age of 12 years. The choir team has been instructed by the conductor who has been known for many years. For example, the famous choir conductor Mr. Lin Zhendi, he also gave a high evaluation to the choir. As a result, the choir has participated in the art festivals in Shanghai and Pudong New Area for many times in recent years, and has made the best performance in Australia and Austria. In 2002, the choir won the first prize of Pudong New Area in the "Cuckoo Chorus Festival" In 2005, they participated in the closing performance of the “Shanghai Elementary and Secondary School English Festival”. In 2007, they won the first prize in the Pudong New Area Art Festival Choir. In the same year, they also participated in the "Shanghai Student Music Festival" and won the first prize.In 2008, the choir participated in the Sydney Festival in Australia won the bronze medal. In 2015 the choir won the first prize in the New District Arts Festival, and won the first prize in the New District Arts Festival Choir in 2018. In 2016, They won the Vienna “ Summa Cum Laude ” International Youth Art Festival and won the Gold Award of the Children's Choir Group. In 2018, the choir participated in the "Most Beautiful Choir" performance of Shanghai TV Station.

 

 

 

Fang Ying

Fang Ying

Conductor

Ms. Fang Ying is currently the conductor of the Shanghai Fushan Foreign Language Primary School Choir. She is also the backbone teacher of Pudong New Area and the leader of the school music discipline. She is very good at choir teaching. She was studied under the famous choir educator Mr. Xu Wuguan. Ms. Fang Ying created an effective method for the guidance of the choir team by her own efforts and exploration. She is good at singing through the understanding and imitation of simple things. This method is appropriate for primary school students to sing. Under her leadership, the team received many honors as per below: The choir was awarded the second prize of “National Comprehensive Art Exhibition” and the best prize of Yangpu District in 1998. In 1999, the choir participated in the Shanghai October Song and won the first prize. In the same year, she attended the celebration of Hong kong returning China in Shanghai. In the"Cuckoo Choir Festival" in 2002 and the "Pudong New Area Student Art Festival" in 2011 and 2015. The team won the first prize of Pudong New Area and she won the Excellent conductor awarding; In 2007 and 2012, she directed the choir won the first prize in “Shanghai Student Music Festival" In 2011, she showed choir to visit Germany. In 2016, she led a team to participate in the “Summa Cum Laude” in Vienna and won the Gold Award for Children's Choir.

 

 

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Competition Program

 

Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)   From “Friday Afternoons”: Cuckoo
Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)   Veni Creator
Wang Wei (1927 - 1992)   Autumn Evening in the Mountains
Zhou Manli (*1956)   Shout Bashan to Shout Qingjiang

 

 

Additional Concerts Program

 

Wen Zhen (*1956)   song of yearning
Eugene Butler (*1954)   Music is my life
Joe Hisaishi (*1950)   seasons greetings
Joe Hisaishi (*1950)   Castle in the sky
Bob Chilcott (*1955)   can you hear me ?
Evgeny Baprovich Rodkin (*1955)   Hawthorn tree
Carla Bea Jose J (*1956)   Dancing steps
Victor C. Johnson (*1969)   Kuimba
Wang Wei (1927 - 1992)   Autumn Evening in the Mountains
Benjamin Britten (1913 - 1976)   From “Friday Afternoons”: Cuckoo
Hector Berlioz (1803 - 1869)   Veni Creator
Zhou Manli (*1956)   Shout Bashan to Shout Qingjiang