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From Bach to Frère Jacques, Orchestra brings musical education to eager students in China

From Bach to Frère Jacques, Orchestra brings musical education to eager students in China

October 8, 2013
National

"...At Xinghai, NACO musicians and concertmaster Yosuke Kawasaki were to work with student musicians to create a performance on the spot. Classes were also to be given by the two Canadian composers accompanying the orchestra, Alexina Louie and John Estacio. Lectures in arts administration were also on the agenda. China is in the midst of an ambitious program to build new concert halls and cultural institutions, but there is a need for people with the skills to run these institutions..."

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Related Composers: Alexina Louie, John Estacio