New Vitality Added to China’s First Symphony Orchestra

Updated : 2019-05-14Source : CCFAO
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“My Motherland”, “Symphony 101”, and “Pilgrimage to the West”…. A “special” concert was held at the Changsha Concert Hall Friday evening on May 10, 2019. It’s special because this concert is the first performance staged by the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Changchun Film Studio.

 

Founded in 1947, the Orchestra of Changchun Film Studio is the earliest and most influential national symphony orchestra of New China. Starting from the first feature film “Bridge”, it has served more than 700 film and TV works and staged 4,000 plus performances which attracted more than 100 million audiences, therefore known as a producer of many popular and widely spread film music works.

Since March this year, the Orchestra of Changchun Film Studio has selected a group of 7-18 year-old students with instrumental expertise for the founding of the Youth Symphony Orchestra of Changchun Film Studio, the first of its kind of great significance in the history of the Orchestra of Changchun Film Studio.