For years, INDIGO has partnered with the Beijing Music Festival to bring the delights of classical music and opera to the public. From performances by international orchestras, to operas performed entirely by children, to partnerships between professional musicians and budding young musicians, the BMF has helped the sound of music resonate throughout INDIGO for years.
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- 2020: The “Music at Noon” BMF Lunch Time Concert Series hosted two lunchtime piano concerts by young pianist Sun Jaya. Held in the ONE INDIGO lobby, the concerts were broadcast live on the Internet and a radio programme.
- 2019: presented a re-imagined Tales of Hoffmann by Jacques Offenbach, an opera created and performed entirely by children, staged in the Winter Garden.
- 2018: Three “Hello! Mozart” concerts presented in partnership with artists from the Magic Circle Mime company and the Beijing Musical College’s Middle School Orchestra.
- 2017: INDIGO hosted the BMF’s Weekend Family Day, featuring a performance by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra Brass Ensemble at the Winter Garden joined by student musicians from Jiuxianqiao Second Primary School.