Musicus Society’s “Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Alive” venture, funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Membership Charities Belief, received the Star of Excellent Award on the 2022 World Awards for World Heritage Training Revolutionary Instances in a world sharing discussion board on-line. The discussion board was organized by the World Heritage Institute of Coaching and Analysis-Asia and Pacific Area below the auspices of UNESCO.
Thirty winners, together with the “Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Alive” venture, have been chosen from practically 100 submissions from all around the world. Musicus was honored to be invited as one of many discussion board’s audio system to introduce the venture and its deserves.
Trey Lee, Creative Director of Musicus, mentioned: “I’m very humbled to be acknowledged by this prestigious award. It was a dream to convey music to Hong Kong’s valuable heritage websites, and I wish to thank everyone concerned for making it a actuality. I hope to see you all at our future concert events as we proceed to honor Hong Kong’s heritage with our music!”
The discussion board is a key UNESCO exercise to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the World Heritage Conference. It goals to construct a world trade platform targeted on innovation in World Heritage Training, and supply motion pointers and frames of reference for world practitioners, in order to higher information and promote the event of World Heritage Training going ahead.
For the “Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Alive” venture, Musicus offered 34 extremely acclaimed concert events at 5 heritage websites, with the participation of 130 performing artists from Hong Kong and abroad, attracting greater than 2,200 reside viewers members and 99,000 views for its on-line movies. For group actions, Musicus carried out 57 college visits, reaching over 17,800 college students and lecturers by reside and broadcast music performances and sharing of heritage information. Moreover, free guided excursions have been offered for audiences on the heritage websites.
As said within the discussion board’s introductory video, the venture was the results of shut collaboration with famend artists in Hong Kong and abroad, and within the metropolis’s heritage websites. “Musicus crafted a wide range of themed music concert events and associated actions to counterpoint the tales of the heritage websites from a brand new perspective and evoke audiences’ creativeness of the websites. It’s a two-way empowerment of music and heritage websites, evoking Hong Kong’s heritage with world-class custom-made music occasions.”
Musicus thanks the Hong Kong Jockey Membership Charities Belief for its assist of this venture, which deepened most of the people’s understanding of Hong Kong’s heritage and historical past by Musicus’ tailored concert events and associated outreach actions.
By means of the “Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Tales” venture (2022-2025), Musicus will lengthen the “Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Alive” venture objective by persevering with to current particular and significant applications equivalent to the historical past of Hong Kong heritage websites by cross-cultural collaborations and interdisciplinary occasions, bringing collectively artists from numerous artwork types, with the purpose of benefiting live performance audiences, college students and the group at massive.
About Musicus Society
Musicus Society was based in 2010 as a registered Hong Kong charity below the imaginative and prescient of famend cellist Trey Lee to turn out to be a world music group with high quality performances and world-class home-grown artists. It goals to advertise cross-cultural collaboration of music internationally between prime native and abroad artists by performances and by nurturing the subsequent technology of expertise. Aside from the annual Musicus Fest, the Musicus Heritage Group Live performance Collection enhances the general public’s information of Hong Kong’s tradition and historical past by presenting music applications that mirror their heritage settings. Moreover, Musicus Evokes! Its instructional applications purpose to domesticate abilities from all social backgrounds, offering coaching and efficiency alternatives for younger artists and college students with nice masters. Be taught extra at www.musicussociety.org.
Concerning the Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Tales
Funded by The Hong Kong Jockey Membership Charities Belief since 2019, the Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Alive program has promoted music at heritage websites by particular performances and outreach actions. Musicus secured monetary assist from The Hong Kong Jockey Membership Charities Belief in summer season 2022 for an additional three years, with the venture named Jockey Membership Musicus Heritage Tales. The brand new sequence invitations composers and artists from different artwork disciplines to take part, presenting new views on historic websites. The sequence additionally contains heritage guided excursions, artist residences and college excursions designed to profit live performance audiences, college students and the group at massive.