There is always much to expect from Shanghai summer. Among a good many upcoming events, here are two major summer music festivals covering varied types of music catering to various audiences.
Music in the Summer Air (MISA): 7.7-7.21
Music type: Classical music
MISA is the first regularly-hosted large classical festival in China. This year, there will be overall 32 performances held in two sites across the HuangpuRiver. Artists around world have been invited to join the festival, including Berlin philharmonic violins, Piotr Tomasz and Chris Botti. Though mainly focusing on classical music, the festival also involves novel music events, such as Pixar in Concert.
Zebra Music Festival 2013 (Shanghai): 7.19- 7.21
Music type: Fun music (pop music)
Official website: http://www.myzmf.com/e-news.php?id=12
What’s perfect with sea breeze and sands? Music! Taking place at Jinshan Beach, Zebra Music Festival (Shanghai) will summon about forty groups of performers from home and abroad. Apart from music, games are also there to offer great fun. Don’t forget food and delights!
Who’re coming: Groove Coverage, Kite, Exile Parade, Chochukmo, MongoL800, and more and more…