Opening Ceremony: Beibei Wang and Danny Diamond in Concert

Presented in Association with Kildare Village.

Opening the 2019 Dublin Chinese New Year Festival is a very special concert featuring Beibei Wang, an acclaimed international virtuoso multi-percussionist, performing alongside Danny Diamond, one of the leading Irish traditional musicians of his generation. Performing together for the first time, Wang and Diamond will combine eastern and western influences for an unmissable one-of-a-kind concert, kickstarting two weeks of fantastic Chinese New Year celebrations in Dublin.

Brilliant… Demonstrating unimpeachable command – The Guardian on Beibei Wang

Seldom does a musician utterly inhabit a tradition while still expressing him or herself with such originality – The Irish Times on Danny Diamond


  • Venue Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane
    Date Friday 1 February 2019
    Time 7.30pm
    Fee €15 / €12.50
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