The opening ceremony of Discover Jiangsu 2012 Culture Week was held in Westminster Central Hall in London. The theme of the Culture Week was to present the culture of Jiangsu to the foreign friends. Officers from the International Olympic Committee, General Administration of Sport of China, the provincial government of Jiangsu Provincial Party Committee, Nanjing Youth Olympic Games Organizing Committee and the Liu Xiaoming, China’s Ambassador to Britain Ambassador were present at the opening ceremony.
Busan philharmonic orchestra held a concert in National Center for the Performing Arts, Shanghai Oriental Art Center and Guangzhou Opera Center. The concert was co-hosted by Chinese artists and Korean artists. As the 20th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between China and Korea, the concert held was to celebrate the big event.
Drum is a kind of instruments of the percussion music. The players can beat the drum to form rhythmic melody to amuse the audience. As the foreign students in Chinese school in China know, drum is a traditional instrument for percussion music. No matter in the ancient dance or modern dance, drum plays an important role in the dance.
Many foreign students in summer program in China are interested in the Chinese history and they often talk about different time periods in Chinese history. Today they talked about the Western Zhou Dynasty in the course of Chinese history. They talked about different aspects of the dynasty. Let’s see what they have talked about the Western Zhou Dynasty.
2012 Taiwan Handicraft Exhibition would be held in Taiwan Guild Hall in Beijing. The exhibition was to present the art wares of Taiwan to the residents in mainland of China in a large and centralized scale. The exhibition objects would be the products of good quality and high standards.
In order to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Japan and China, the opera named Aida would be performed in public in Japan. The opera Aida was made by the National Center for the Performing Arts and the New National Theatre Tokyo. The public rehearsal was held by all the singing performers.
As many foreign students who learn to speak in China, the carved lacquer handicrafts are the most successful ones in all the lacquer ware in Yuan Dynasty during AD 1271 to AD 1378. The carved lacquer handicrafts are also called the carved marbled lacquer ware and Tixi in Chinese.
The news conference of the Tianjin 2012 International Children’s Culture and Art Festival opened up in the Huaxia Future Children’s Art Center. The Tianjin 2012 International Children’s Culture and Art Festival was held in Tianjin by the co-hosting of the Chinese People’s Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries, China International Culture Association, China Soong Ching Ling Foundation and the Municipal government of Tianjin City
The first Impression on Tibet Photography Contest was launched in Beijing. The contest was co-hosted by China Tibet Online and China Photographers Association. The competition also got support from the Tibet Photographers Association and Tibet Federation of Literary and Art Circles. From then, the collection of photos would be launched.
The 25th Varna International Ballet Competition closed curtain in the third largest city in Bulgaria. Three participants from the Ballet Afflicted School of Liaoning Ballet dance regiment of China won the highest prizes of the youth group. The three participants were the generation after 90s and their wonderful performance received praise and appreciation from the judges as well as the audience.