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Hickory Ridge High School band students traveled to China with their Director, Chris White, to perform formal concerts in Shaoxin, Jiaxin, Shanghai, and Beijing, as well as an exchange concert with the Hongying Elementary School Band. Their concerts were covered by local news, they were one of the top trending topics on Chinese social media, and were treated like celebrities. In addition to the rigorous concert schedule and travel over the ten day adventure, there were many fun opportunites to sightsee and learn about the Chinese culture. Click the links below to learn more about the experience and see some of our local NC media coverage. 

WSOCTV video and story

Independent Tribune article


HRHS Band outdoor concert in China
Mr. White
HRHS Band at the Great Wall