Ocean, my Hometown concert arouses homesickness(1)

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2018-10-08

ChinesecomposerWangLiping(Front)joinsthefinalchorusof"Ocean,MyHometown"duringaconcertinChicago,theUnitedStates,,"Ocean,MyHometown"concertfeaturingsongscomposedbyrenownedChinesecomposerWangLipingindifferenttimeswasstagedinasuburbantheaterofChicagoSundaynight.(Xinhua/WangPing)CHICAGO,(Xinhua)--An"Ocean,myHometown"concertfeaturingsongscomposedbyrenownedChinesecomposerWangLipingindifferenttimeswasstagedinasuburbantheaterofChicagoSundaynight,ssongs,including"CamelBell","FlyingPigeons","DivingGirls","OntheIslandSun",and"JoyfulSongFlyingofffromSpray",whicharefamiliartunesfortheaudience."TheDreamoftheRedChamber"suite,astringofmusicandsongsWangcomposedinthethelate1980sfortheTVseriesofthesamename,remindedmanyChineseAmericansoftheirjuveniletimewhentheywereatmiddleorhighschools,beingattractedtotheTVseriesonSummerholidaysandgettingtheirfirsttasteofthisChineseclassicliteraturework."TheShepherdSong"and"Shaolin,Shaolin"Wangcomposedfor"ShaolinTemple"sperforman,Wangcouldnothelpbutjointhefinalchorusof"Ocean,myHometown",,WangtoldXinhuainaninterviewthatwhencomposing"Ocean,myHometown",thethemehewantedtoconveyislove,consistingofnostalgia,,awell-knownChineseAmericanconductoraswellastheorganizeroftheconcert,toldXinhuathatbyorganizingtheworldtourofthe"Ocean,myHometown"concert,hewantstopresentsomeofChina,。