On Saturday, September 15th, 2018, Minnesota Chinese Music Ensemble (MCME) is excited to present 2018 Erhu Concert in Minnesota.The musicians are from Singapore to perform the traditional to contemporary music in Minnesota. This is intimate and exciting evening for Minnesotans. Zhang Yu Ming performs with Stringwerkz to demonstrate the transformation of traditional erhu virtuosity into contemporary music. Performers include the world’s highly acclaimed Erhu Master, Zhang Yu Ming and the international award winning quartet- Stringwerkz. This is the ensemble’s first visit to the US. Erhu, also known as the Chinese violin with a history of over 4000 years, is widely used in Asian music. The concert offers a rich experience in traditional ethnic and contemporary string music. The series events encompasse a concert, introductory Chinese music seminar, and an erhu master class. It offers a unique opportunity for local musicians to engage with accomplished professionals from the other side of the globe.