Get a front row seat for an evening with the filmmakers of Beethoven in Beijing, a documentary from Great Performances exploring the international impact of the Philadelphia Orchestra’s historic 1973 trip to China, offering a story of cultural reversals and a glimpse into the worldwide future of classical music. Hear from Jennifer Lin and Sharon Mullally, co-directors of the film, and Jindong Cai, one of the film's producers and an expert in Chinese music. The conversation will be hosted by WHYY Arts and Culture reporter, Peter Crimmins.
Beethoven in Beijing is available to stream for free on WHYY Passport from April 17-May 14.
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