Focal Chinese Music’s proprietary music education and training programs are designed to be relevant to American students of Chinese, Asian and mixed heritages. Focal Chinese Music's mission is to make music resources and expert knowledge available to institutions, organizations and communities at the K-12 and higher education levels. With access to expert knowledge, strategic global partnerships and an award-winning team, Focal Chinese Music's full-service solution enables institutions to make smart decisions on building music programs, leveraging performing arts facilities and acquiring resources with minimal risks.
Our Assets, Your Value
Founded in 2011, Focal Chinese Music thrives on two key assets: our team and our partners. Together, we form an unparalleled, international alliance comprising of world-class Chinese music professionals, craftsmen, scholars and publishers, making Focal Chinese Music a leader in the development of America's modern Chinese music scene.
May 2011 – Incorporated as Focal Chinese Music Corp. in Massachusetts
May 2011 – Asian|Boston Media Group, the first and largest media group reaching out to the New England Asian community becomes Focal Chinese Music’s official press partner
June 2011 – Secured U.S.A dealership agreement with the world’s leading manufacturer of craftsmanship-certified Chinese instruments – Shanghai Dun Huang Chinese Instruments
July 2011 – Focal Chinese Music becomes Chinese Culture Connection’s official provider of Chinese music education for its K-12 after-school and weekend programs
Aug 2011 – Secured U.S.A dealership agreement with Beijing and Shanghai largest music publishers of industry-approved learning materials
Sept 2011 – Focal Chinese Music becomes Chinese Classical Academy’s official provider of Chinese music education for its K-12 weekend programs
Sept 2011 – Focal Chinese Music establishes its first intercultural musical group “The Boston International Asian Choir and Orchestra” with Asian|Boston Media Group
Oct 2011 - Focal Chinese Music launches its Parents Dialogue Series
Oct 2011 - The Boston International Asian Choir and Orchestra expands in membership
Nov 2011 - Focal Chinese Music launches its flagship Chinese American Duo-Culture Piano Education Program with M. Steinerts & Sons, exclusive New England dealer of Steinway Pianos
Nov 2011 - Focal Chinese launches Massachusetts's first Boston Chinese Orchestra and Chinese Music Academy in the City of Malden at the residence of Chinese Culture Connection
Dec 2011 - City of Malden Mayer-Elect Gary Christenson pledges support of the Boston Chinese Orchestra and Chinese Music Academy through city development initiatives
Feb 2012 - Focal Chinese Music launches it February Chinese Music and Culture Camp.
May 2012 - Focal Chinese Music hosts the inaugural Boston Chinese Music Family Day.
July 2012 - Focal Chinese Music launches music training program as part of Ivy Dance Summer School and After School Program in Quincy.
July 2012 - Focal Chinese Music manages Corinthian Hall, and become the hall's resident music, performing arts and Chinese language academy.
August 2012 - Focal Chinese Music is the featured choral group at the Chinatown and Quincy Moon August Festivals.
Sept 2012 - Focal Chinese Music introduces Early Childhood Music Literacy programs at new institutional partners, including the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center.
Sept 2012 - Focal Chinese Music launches its Chinese Language programs for native and bilingual speakers.