Houli: Taichung's musical instruments capital
Enjoy an entire month of music and food at the 2012 Taichung Instruments Festival!
Words by Taichung City Government Cultural Affairs Bureau
Translated by Angel Pu
Famous for producing top-quality musical instruments, Houli invites you to Taichung in October to enjoy a whole month of jazz music festival.
Organized by the Cultural Affairs Bureau of Taichung City Government at the Houli Horse Farm, the 2012 Taichung Instruments Festival will hold an opening ceremony on October 6 and 7. This will include a parade featuring many popular cartoon figures, floats, festival dancers, and over 30 musical artists and groups performing on three main stages. Participants are also welcome to the five musical experience areas that allow them to play, produce or fix instruments, and see how instruments are made.
The 2012 Taichung International Saxophone Competition on October 17 and 19 will see outstanding saxophone players from all over the world displaying their talents for the people of Taichung. From October 20 to 28, a series of 2012 Taichung Jazz Festival evemts will also features many world-famous jazz groups and artists. Taichung welcomes you to enjoy a delightful month of jazz!
Visit http://www.taichungsaxophone.comoj.com or http://www.culture.taichung.gov.tw for more information.
This advertisement was provided by the Cultural Affairs Bureau, Taichung City Government.