After Kuala Lumpur, Malaisia 2012, the 10th Asia Pacific Harmonica Festival (AHF) will take place from 2nd to 5th of August, at the Zhejiang International Hotel at Hangzhou near Shanghai. It will be the most important harmonica event this year. This biennal festival is as usual the appointment of the Pacific countries : China, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong, South Korea, Philippines, India, Polynesia, Thailand, Hawaï, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, New Caledonia, USA, and other participants from around the World. The organizing committee proposes a lot of activities to be held in the 5 stars hotel located in the center of this touristic and cultural city. Among others activities, a world harmonica competition, including several caregories open to all ages (children, juniors, adult) is proposed. Note that the previous competition in at Kuala Lumpur (2012) gathered more than 2000 participants, ensembles included. Other activities at the program this year : an international concert, open stages, worshops, seminars... and I would add, a unique opportunity to visit the beautiful harmonica museum located in the center of the city.
You will be warmly welcome to this 10th Asia Pacific Harmonica Festival 2014.