Junping Qian has been selected as one of the 6 Conducting Fellows to take part in the Cabrillo Festival of Contemporary Music from July 29 to August 1, where he will work closely with conductors Cristian Măcelaru, Octavio Más-Arocas and composer Huang Ruo.
Junping Qian was named as one of the ten participants for the prestigious INTERKATION-Conductors Workshop in Berlin, Germany. He will work with and receive feedback from wonderful Maestra Simone Young and Das Kritische Orchester, made up of members from leading German orchestras such as the Berliner Philharmoniker, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, and Staatskapelle Berlin, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig and Münchner Philharmoniker
Junping Qian will be involved as the assistant conductor of the new opera "Marco Polo" in Guangzhou opera house in April 2018, this new production will include a true international team/cast, such as Tenor Peter Lodahl, Maestro Muhai Tang, composer Enjott Schneider, director Kaspar Holten and the Macau Orchestra.
The World premier will be in Guangzhou, China, May 4,5,6, 2018.