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sandaya:burmese lessons

Sandaya: Burmese Lessons

Alliance for New Music-Theatre kicks off their new performance series in July with the Washington, DC premiere of Sandaya: Burmese Lessons.  The collaborative performance explores the culturally rich artistry and complexity of the long troubled and still struggling Myanmar.  Conceived by Susan Galbraith and Kit Young with Chaw Ei Thein, the piece features a talented

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Kit Young

Featured Artist: Kit Young

Kit Young, composer and sandaya (Burmese piano) player. Kit Young recently returned to Washington, DC from living twenty years in Asia. She pursued a career as solo and collaborative pianist and improviser/composer organizing concerts, festivals and exchanges with Asian colleagues in both contemporary and traditional music from Thailand, Burma, Malaysia and China. Ms. Young’s absorption of

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