Musicacoustica 2006, the biggest electronic music event in Asia,
kicked off yesterday morning at the Central Conservatory of Music
Over 300 people attended the opening ceremony, including
universities professors, experts from the Chinese Musicians
Association and distinguished international guests.
The Central Conservatory of Music and Communication University
of China will host a series of activities exploring the evolution
of electronic music in the last 50 years in the coming week.
Active electronic and computer musicians from over 30 countries
and regions are expected to show up, including big names like
Curtis Roads, James Giroudon, and Yann Geslin. The event's theme is
Seven lectures will be held, as well as fifteen concerts
showcasing electronica from more than thirty countries and
(CRI October 24, 2006)