Chen Chunsong, vice executive director of the Shantou Executive Committee of the 3rd Asian Youth Games, held a forum in Guangzhou on Jan. 1, focusing on the construction of a music system of the 3rd Asian Youth Games.
Chen pointed out that building a complete music system of the 3rd Asian Youth Games and creating an original music and culture brand are an important part of hosting the Games. Through the solicitation, selection and promotion of a series of music works including the anthem and volunteer song, the Games will leave a cultural legacy to the city while the city’s spirit will be further enhanced and the charm of Chinese culture will also be showcased.
According to Professor Fang Xiaocong, the hosting of the Asian Youth Games provides a valuable opportunity for Shantou to exhibit to the world its image. As a Shantou native, he feels the responsibility to assist the executive committee in its work of music and culture. “Music knows no boundary,” Fang said, believing that through the distinctive music of the Games, Shantou is sure to present a good image to the world.
After the forum, Chen presented the letter of appointment to Fang as the music consultant for the 3rd Asian Youth Games.
(Source: The Culture and Communication Department of the Shantou Executive Committee of the 3rd Asian Youth Games)