The Boao International Forum for Music was hold in March 23-24 in Lingshui. The theme of the forum is "New music and fresh energy". A number of world-famous singers have been invited, explore patterns and forms between music interaction and cultural exchange, foster understanding between countries along the Maritime Silk Route, against the background of "One Belt and One Road."
At the media roundtable table discussion at the Boao Forum for Asia in 2015, Yin Jieyu, the chief editor of Hainan Broadcasting Group, made the proposal of connecting all the countries that belong to One Belt and One Road through music. Her idea of bring the world closer under the concept of “Melodies of Silky Seas” received great approval and support from the international community. In the past year, the concept of “Melodies of Silky Seas”has gradually been carried out. The Boao International Forum for Music&Boao International concert is an important part of the creative concept.
In the forum, the main address titled "New music and fresh energy" was delivered by Yin Jieyu. She said the concept of “Melodies of Silky Seas”does not only apply to music, but also a kind of cultural integration. People all over the world even if they have different color,different languages, different regions, culture is a link form the destiny community . She also said that the influential forum will be hold in the main meeting-place in Boao next year, upgrated from theme activity of Hainan to the Boao one.
[The Boao International Forum for Music is one of theme activities of Hainan,the Boao committee has noticed information of this forum, appreciates our accomplishments. Next year, this forum will be added into main forums of the BFA.]
Three foreign musical artists from Netherlands,Canada and Spanish separately gave their speeches titled''Travelling through music”,”Music communication between the west and the east”,”The growth of my music career ”, shared their feelings of music and the integration development of east and west music.
During the forum, famous composer Lei Yuansheng shared his new song “Build dreams along ‘One Belt and One Road'”, which was specially created for the forum. Musical artists expressed their determination to create more wildely known and popular music around the theme.
Realization of the concept of”Melodies of Silky Seas” is a new move to boost the sustainability strategy of “One Belt and One Road”, a new method to depth cooperation between Asian media. As different participating overseas media enrich the contents of ”Melodies of Silky Seas” together, cultural coorperation will constantly expanding. Promoting prosperity and harmony of countries along “One Belt and One Road” through musical perspectives and power of media.