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Absolute Classics presents Le Yu

Theatre Royal Dumfries

Le Yu

Le Yu

Dumfries Theatre Royal, Dumfries, DG1 2JH

Sun 11th August 2019




Keiko Abe, Wind in the bamboo grove

Arr. Robert Oetomo, Over the Rainbow  

Steve Reich, Clapping Music  

Julie Spencer, DJ Dog Demokracy  

Ivan Trevino, The Warning Light Are Blinking Red for Solo Marimba and Audio Track  

Piazzolla arr. Fumito Nunoya, Libertango  


Gang Chen Arr. Gang Liu, Sunshine over Tarshkurgan, Chinese Folk Song  

J.S Bach, Cello Suite No.1 Prelude  

Eric Sammut, Variations on Porgy and Bess  

Keiko Abe, Prism Rhapsody Concerto for Marimba and Piano



Born in China. Percussionist Le Yu graduated with the first International Artist Diploma in Solo Percussion from the Royal Northern College of Music, UK with a full scholarship. Le also holds Masters Degree of Music with Distinction and Honours Bachelor Degree of Music from the RNCM, He has worked with Dame Evelyn Glennie, Keiko Abe, Ian Wright, Eric Sammut and Simone Rebello among to others. As a concerto soloist, Le UK premiered Keiko Abe 'The Wave' Marimba Concerto with RNCM Symphony Orchestra and China Premiered with Xi'an Symphony Orchestra. He has also worked as a concerto soloist with Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, Manchester Camerata, BBC Singers and Shenyang Symphony Orchestra. Le performed live on BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 2, BBC Manchester, European Television 4 and CCTV Music. Le was a Soloist of 2016 World Percussion Group giving Solo recitals, masterclasses and ensemble concerts across the USA.


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