Celebration of China and Dominica Relationship
To celebrate the tenth anniversary of diplomatic relations between the Commonwealth of Dominica and the People’s Republic of China, the Nanjing National Orchestra staged a cultural performance at the Arawak House of Culture on Friday March 21st 2014.
His Excellency Li Jiangning, Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China says this music is a very important component of Chinese culture, formed during the 4000 year history of the Chinese nation.
The two countries reached one decade of shared relations, on Sunday March 23rd 2014.
This was the Orchestra’s first visit to Dominica.
The Chinese Ambassador said, the evening’s performance would afford Dominicans the opportunity to be introduced to the Chinese music.
The Orchestra was established in 1986 and has performed in more than 30 countries and regions.
The activity was followed by a cocktail reception on Saturday, March 22 at the Conference Centre of the State House.