“The tone of the erhu was very pleasing and provided an unexpected harmony,” he said. “I was totally taken by the musical symbiosis.”
Mr. Clauspeter Koscielny enjoyed this feature saying that “reading the words of the songs was very helpful” and that the lyrics carried a universal message that [...]
"Every time I saw it, I had a new understanding."
“The show was marvelous. It presented interesting themes and the performance was definitely highly sophisticated,” said Professor Rytlewski.
“The show represents purity, gaiety and at the same time allows one to release daily stress. The show is truly impressive, beautiful and enjoyable,” Mr. Berg said.
“I enjoyed the music because it communicated with me and touched my heart,” Frank Roggman said.
“The texts of the songs touched my heart deeply, because they have so much spirituality in them,” said Mr. Roland Roper.
"Such virtue and goodness expressed by the artists is needed for history to continue and for humans to survive," said Mr. Michael Fischer, a media consultant at the Berlin [...]
Ms. Bockel said, "The Lotus Leaves dance was marvelous. The playfulness, the romanticism and the extraordinary choreography harmonized and I was very impressed."
"Everything the artists brought on stage was very interesting. I experienced harmony, great color combinations, and I felt as if I had slipped into a fairy tale."
The International Congress Centre (ICC) in Berlin hosted the second 2012 Shen Yun Performing Arts show on Saturday, March 17.
"Every scene was a complete new picture. A change in color changed the atmosphere. All this is what I'm taking away with me and I'm anxious to incorporate these feelings in my [...]
Wan Siu Wong: "I was impressed with the costumes, and the harmony between dance and music. It was exceptional."
"As for the backdrop, the technique of that, just fantastic ... The harmony between music, backdrop and choreography are exceptional," Ms. Hansen said.
"It was a wonderful show. The costumes were beautiful," Ms. Hammerschmidt said.
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Mr. Liossis also enjoyed the solo vocalists. "It was very nice. I understood the lyrics on the screen, they were very touching," he said.
For David Slocum, one of the founding members of the CNY Ballet Company, Shen Yun was an entirely new experience.
Shen Yun Performing Arts graced the stage at The Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater on May 12, delighting the audience with a revival of the oldest culture in the world.
“It lifts my spirit,” Carol Smith said. “I'm absolutely changed by the music.”
“I think it's wonderful just how 'classic' it is,” said Dr. Scharoun of Shen Yun. “I'm really starting to understand a lot of the history of China through the dance.”
Shen Yun Performing Arts presented a revival of the 5,000-year-old Chinese culture at the The Oncenter Crouse Hinds Theater Sunday night.
Ms. Catherine Koch said the singing was “powerful” and said she hadn't heard the style used by Chinese singers before. “That was really awesome,” she said. “I loved it.”
Mrs. Gao deeply appreciated many aspects of the performance. She said "The orchestra was great! The dancing was excellent. The singing was also awesome."
“I loved the dancing. I love the colors,” Dr. Authur Ostrowski said of the May 12 performance of Shen Yun Performing Arts New York Company at the Cadillac Palace Theater.
Dr. Robert Gasior was impressed by the opening number, Descending to the World, and said, "It was superb, I thought everything—was quite excellent."