Taipei Zhongshan Hall, National Concert Hall, Taipei International Convention Center and others
This year’s festival has song, music, dance, and theater as its four key categories. Among the artists are international names such as Takako Nishizaki and Evelyn Glennie and such famed names in Chinese music as Min Huifen and Xiao Baiyong. Theatrical groups include Yi Sin Taiwanese Opera Troupe, Lanyang Taiwan Opera Company, and Hanyang Beiguan Troupe. Susanna Kwan has been invited as special guest for the “Pearl of the Orient” concert on April 8. The Taipei Chinese Music Festival is also being staged.