SEMAC Artistic Support for Culture Bearers award to Gao Hong

19 March 2021
Gao Hong with pipa
Gao Hong with pipa

Gao Hong, Director of the Chinese Music Ensemble and Senior Lecturer in Chinese Musical Instruments, is the recipient of a Southeastern Minnesota Arts Council (SEMAC) Artistic Support for Culture Bearers grant for her new work. Support for Culture Bearer funds individuals trained by traditional elders or master artists, whose artistic practice reflects the cultural life of a community with a common ethnicity, geographic or regional identity, occupation, language, or tribal affiliation.