VIM: 10th Wave x Yuki Tokuda Dance Collaboration Concert

Friday, June 4, 2021 at 8PM EDT / 7PM CDT

Vim: (noun) energy; enthusiasm

A virtual concert program of original ballet choreography with works by Asian American composers.

EXCERPTED VERSION of original stream (per agreement with the publishers, thank you for your understanding!) The full concert streamed between June 4th-12th, 2021.



Andy Akiho – 21
Joshua Cerdenia – Heavenward
Viet Cuong – Fine Lines
HyeKyung Lee – Vim

(Kenji Bunch – Ralph’s Old Records was removed from the original program)


About 10th Wave

10th Wave Chamber Music Collective is based in Minneapolis-St. Paul, performing works written in the last century since its inception in 2017. 10th Wave seeks to revolutionize the performance of traditional and contemporary classical music in innovative concert programs to connect and engage with new audiences in the Twin Cities. See more at


MUSICIANS (see bios here)

Ming-Hui Lin, flute
Weily Grina-Shay, clarinet
Bjorn Grina-Shay, marimba
Eri Isomura, marimba
April Kim, piano
Ashley Ng, violin
Devan Moran, violin/viola
Chi-Chi Bestmann, viola
Patty Ryan, cello



Yuki Tokuda, choreography
Andrew Lester
Ashley Chin-Mark
Hannah Benditt


This project is funded by the Arts Support grant program of the Metropolitan Regional Arts Council.

VIM: 10th Wave x Yuki Tokuda Dance Collaboration Concert