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The World Music Education Conference opened in Beijing on Sunday night. The top level academic event among music educators and young musicians worldwide has come to China for the first time in its 57 year history.
Our reporter Zhang Nini spoke with Hakan Lundstrom, President of the International Society for Music Education before the opening ceremony.
The music professor has worked for ISME since 1996.
Lundstrom shared with us his insights on the challenges and opportunities of today's music education.
Sunday night's program highlights one important mission of the International Society for Music Education, which is to protect endangered musical forms from around the world. Full story >>