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Sounds of the Windy City blow into China

Updated: 2013-02-02 08:09
By Kelly Chung Dawson in New York ( China Daily)

Sounds of the Windy City blow into China

World-famous Chicago Symphony Orchestra heads to Beijing, Tianjin

When the world-renowned Chicago Symphony Orchestra toured China for the first time in 2009, a group of Shanghai Conservatory students was invited to sit in on a short rehearsal.

What was meant to be a 30-minute run-through became an impromptu special hour-and-a-half performance for the young students, providing many of them with a once-in-a-lifetime chance to hear the orchestra in action at close quarters.

Sounds of the Windy City blow into China

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