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Classical 101

Coming Soon: Juilliard East. Really East.

The Juilliard School has announced plans to open a new facility in China, according to Strings magazine. Tianjin City, in northeast China, will be the site of the new facility, which will likely offer musical instruction at the pre-college and post-conservatory levels. A groundswell of interest in Western classical music in China is credited with fueling the creation of the Juilliard School's first satellite venue outside New York City. Read more:

  • Juilliard Announces Expansion into China (Strings)
  • China's Embrace of Western Classical Music: A Timeline (WQXR)
  • Western Classical Music, Made and Loved in China (China Daily)