Ku­lang­su’s fa­mous vi­o­list Jing Yang to play and talk in Eng­lish, live on in­ter­na­tion­al CGTN TV, for BRICS, Mon­day, Sept 4, 8–9:30pm

Live from the CCTV stu­dios in Bei­jing, renowned con­cert soloist Jing Yang, the “Daugh­ter of Ku­lang­su,” will ap­pear as a spe­cial guest on CGTN (CCTV News/CCTV 16) to cel­e­brate the BRICS sum­mit in her na­tive Xi­a­men. Jing will talk with the host for 40 min­utes about her life as a clas­si­cal mu­si­cian grow­ing up in Ku­lang­su (kulangsuisland.org), Xi­a­men’s small is­land fa­mous for clas­si­cal mu­sic that just be­came Chi­na’s newest UN­ESCO World Cul­tur­al Her­itage Site. Jing will al­so play Ku­lang­su’s un­of­fi­cial theme song, “Gu­langyu Zhi Bo,” on 5‑string vi­o­la on Mon­day, Sep­tem­ber 4, start­ing at 8pm Chi­na time. Jing will talk for 40 min­utes from 8–8:30, fol­lowed by a broad­cast of the BRICS con­cert in Xi­a­men from 8:30–9:20pm. Af­ter this Jing will go back on the air live for an­oth­er 10 min­utes from 9:20 to 9:30. You can tune in­to CGTV and watch Jing live any­where in Chi­na (CCTV-16), from any of the 40 coun­tries around the world where CGTN is broad­cast, or watch live (or record­ed lat­er) via the CGTV app. Jing is ex­cit­ed to par­tic­i­pate in this mu­si­cal trib­ute to Xi­a­men on this his­toric oc­ca­sion of BRICS!