Support our efforts, sign up to a full membership!
(Start for free)
Register or login with just your e-mail address
Classical 24/03/2017

'Belt And Road' Music Festival To Hit Town

'Belt And Road' Music Festival To Hit Town

Our news in your mail

* indicates required
News frequency *


New York, NY (Top40 Charts / Shenzhen Culture, Sports and Tourism Administration) Shenzhen "Belt and Road" International Music Festival will open on March 25, with 16 concerts to be performed by outstanding musicians from nearly 30 countries along the "Belt and Road" region, according to the festival's organizers.

Over 700 musicians and artists from 12 art groups from home and abroad will perform during the three-week music festival in four venues, including Shenzhen Concert Hall, Shenzhen Grand Theater, Shenzhen Poly Theater and Shenzhen Children's Palace.

"The festival is aimed at enhancing communication and friendship among 64 countries along the 'Belt and Road' by the bridge of music," said Zhang Heyun, head of the city's culture, sports and tourism administration.

According to Zhang, all of the performers to join the festival are from the "Belt and Road" countries, and their performances will be closely connected with the history and culture of the Silk Road.

During the festival's opening concert, which will be held at Shenzhen Concert Hall on March 25, musicians from 10 countries, such as Albania, Romania, Egypt, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Vietnam and Thailand, will join Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra to perform for the audience.

World-renowned orchestras and troupes, such as Wiener Symphoniker, Indian Bollywood Film Song and Dance Company, Canadian Brass and Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, will perform themed concerts during the festival.

Xavier de Maistre, a French musician, will host a harp solo concert at Shenzhen Concert Hall on April 8, while Adam Kosmieja, a well-known pianist from Poland, will have his solo concert at Shenzhen Grand Theater on April 14.

Chinese music will also play an important role in the music festival, as a concert of traditional Chinese stringed and woodwind instruments will be staged at Shenzhen Grand Theater on April 15 and Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra will hold a concert at Shenzhen Concert Hall on March 28.

The music festival, co-hosted by the city government and Chinese Musicians' Association, will conclude on April 16, with a closing concert performed by China National Symphony Orchestra at Shenzhen Concert Hall.

Residents can reserve tickets online on the four venues' official websites: Shenzhen Grand Theater (www.szdjy.net), Shenzhen Poly Theater (www.polytheatresz.com), Shenzhen Concert Hall (www.szyyt.com) and Shenzhen Children's Palace (www.szcp.com).






Most read news of the week
Record Store Day 2017 Full List
Chicago Saxophonist Chris Greene Continues To Explore New Musical Territories On "Boundary Issues," Set For April 14 Release
Pop Music Artist Jaysin Voxx Is Making A Difference With His New Song "A Better World" - Encouraging Positivity In Pop Music
Drake's Latest Project "More Life," Is Now Streaming
Damned Pilots Steam Punk Concept Album "Overgalaxy" Coming April 7, 2017
Kat Graham Set To Release New Album 'Love Music Funk Magic' On June 2, 2017
The Band Of Heathens Release New Music Video For "Green Grass Of California", Closes Out Sxsw With"Decompression Session" VIP Performance
'Dark Of Light' Movie Producers Bring Awareness To Sexual Predators
Amsterdam-Based Singer/Songwriter Gayle Skidmore Continues To Tour The West Coast In Support Of Her Forthcoming Album 'The Golden West'
Tigerwine Debut New Music Video For "Spit"!
Legendary Nashville Rockers Raging Fire Return With New Album 'These Teeth Are Sharp' On May 12, 2017
Collin Raye's "Silver Anniversary Special" To Air On SiriusXM Prime Country This Weekend
Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary
Thirty-Five National Music Artists Perform In Dallas First Annual Riverfront Jazz Festival
Wolf Counsel To Record Third Album In May, Announce New Shows!




© 2001-2019
top40-charts.com (S4)
about | advertise | site map
contact | privacy
Page gen. in 0.5661950 secs // 4 () queries in 0.0067369937896729 secs


Support Top40-Charts.com (5$/year) We noticed you are using an Ad blocker! Please consider supporting our site. We provide free content for everyone and would love to only be funded by music lovers -> Find out how
live