Beijing Modern Music Festival (BMMF) is supported and sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Culture of the China will take place from the 22nd to the 31st May, 2016.
Reviewing the 14-year history since its foundation, BMMF has been regarded as an influential modern musical event in China, and gradually become one of the most important modern music festivals in the world.BMMF is committed to disseminating modern music, promoting an international artistic and cultural communication as well as building a platform for young musicians. Up to the year of 2016, BMMF has organized almost 400 concerts, nearly 100 lectures and master classes, and published a large number of academic books, scores, audio and video discs.
Initiated by chief artistic director Mr.Xiaogang YE and chief music director Yongyan HU, the 2016 Beijing modern music festival will reinforce the bounding between art and society through music while retain its academic originality.
Events such as concerts, Young Composer Project (YCP, cohosted with Barlow Endowment, USA), Master Classes for composers will be presented during the festival.