10 reporters, 21 musicians quarantined after Australian infected with coronavirus performs in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After news broke on Thursday night (March 5) that an Australian musician who performed in Taiwan over the weekend has been confirmed with the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19),...

Taiwan confirms 2 more Wuhan coronavirus cases, bringing total to 44

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has confirmed two more COVID-19 cases on Thursday (March 5), bringing the total number in the country to 44, the center said i...

Taipei Symphony Orchestra to commemorate 250 years of Beethoven

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Symphony Orchestra (TSO) has launched a series of concerts featuring Beethoven’s classic works. The TSO is holding the concerts to commemorate 250 year...

Peru's operatic knight set to enchant Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Peruvian operatic tenor Juan Diego Flórez is expected to take the stage in Taiwan after becoming the first person to perform an encore at the Teatro La Scala Opera ...

Justin Hurwitz to visit Taiwan for 'La La Land Concert'

TAIPEI (Taiwan news) — Justin Hurwitz, winner of two Academy Awards for the hit film musical "La La Land," will conduct "La La Land in Concert" at the National Concert Hall i...

Taiwan’s Da Shi-wei unveiled as Lih Pao International Sculpture winner

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Da Shi-wei (戴士偉) has won first prize and US$20,000 (NT$612,000) in prize money for his vivid fabric-like marble sculpture, at the Lih Pao International Scul...

Taiwan moved by classical movie concerts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— The Management of New Arts company has jumped on the bandwagon and will hold a concert that combines film soundtracks and classical music. Combining film soundtracks and...

Vienna Boys’ Choir to grace Taiwan in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Vienna Boys' Choir is visiting Taiwan for the 15th consecutive year and will stage performances in October. With a history of over 520 years, the Vienna-based c...

Asian Youth Orchestra to perform in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Asian Youth Orchestra, about 30 percent of which are Taiwanese performers, will perform at the National Concert Hall in Taipei on Aug. 18 and 19. The Asian Youth Orchest...

Taiwan NSO features European musicians at National Concert Hall

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— The National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) hosts the classical music event “Promenade in Summer Breeze” and has invited a French pianist and a Swiss conductor to per...

Modern pianist Boris Giltburg to perform at Taipei National Concert Hall Tuesday night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese company Newaspect Environment Well Vision Culture & Creation (新象‧環境‧藝之美文創) invited pianist Boris Giltburg for a piano recital at National Concert Hall on Jun...

Upcoming events this weekend in Taipei, May 24-26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Here are a few recommended activities happening this weekend in Taipei. Foodies should take note that through May 26 the 2019 Wine and Gourmet Taipei Expo along with the Int...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, May 17-26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Summer is well on its way, and there are plenty of activities across Taipei this month for you to enjoy. Here are some recommended events happening between May 17 and May ...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, May 4-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –There are always lots of activities happening around Taipei, including music, theater, exhibitions, and market events, for people to enjoy. Here are just a few of the inter...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, April 27 through May 5

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The weather is heating up across Taiwan, and there is no shortage of events around the city to keep you active as summer approaches. Here are a few interesting activities ...