Beijing Music Festival
|Country and Region||China — Beijing|
|Type of Festival||Music|
|Location of Festival||Beijing, Beijing, China|
The annual festival has taken place in Beijing since 1998. The rich programming includes opera, symphonic, solo, voacal, chamber, classical jazz, and singing and dancing dramatic performances. The participating artists are from the regional, national and international arena who are renowned for their excellence in their field. The roster has included Jose Carreras, Kathleen Battle, Sarah Chang, Velery Gergiev, Melvyn Tan, and many more. The academic program of the festival offers free concerts to children and students; master classes for students, teachers, and aficionados are offerd to thousands taught by Chinese and foreign artists.
|Festival Dates||October 13 - 31, 2011|