By: George Liao, Taiwan News, Staff Writer
TAIPEI (Taiwan News)–Free Saturday afternoon concerts will be held at the outdoor
square of a historic building near the Beitou Park in Taipei’s Beitou District for 10 weeks, starting on April 22.
Under the auspice of Taipei’s Department of Information and Tourism (DOIT), the 10-week Saturday afternoon event at the Plum Garden started on April 22 and will end on June 24. Each concert will feature music from a particular music genre or style, including Taipei old songs, performances by Nakashi bands and jazz, according to the DOIT.
The first concert was performed by a band led by celebrated musician Chen Ming-chang (陳明章) on April 22. [FULL STORY]