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Beijing Forest Music Festival to be held on August

07-30-2012 16:11 BJT

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Here’s a unique way to enjoy more classical music. How about stepping into the cool shades of the forest in the heat of summer, for an invigorating blast?

Well there is one festival in Beijing that does just this. The 2012 Beijing Forest Music Festival is set to be held at the end of August in Yanqing County.

And just as its slogan "Sound of the Great Wall" suggests, the open-air venue will be staged near the scenic site Shuiguan Great Wall.

The 2012 Beijing Forest Music Festival is set to be held at the end of August in Yanqing County
Top-class Chinese acts including the PLA Military Orchestra and China Opera and Dance Drama Theater Orchestra are on the line up, which also stars musicians playing traditional Chinese instruments, such as Guqin master Zhang Weiliang. In the meantime, several educational projects on classical music for children will be launched ahead of the festival.

 

 

 

Editor:Yang Jie |Source: CCTV.com

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