Focus topics

Han Xiao-Ming – a fan of classical music since childhood

Principal horn of the German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern

Han Xiao-Ming’s great passion is the three B’s – Beethoven, Brahms, and Bruckner. His career as a professional horn player was destined by his family. His parents earned their money as musicians. The fact that German-Austrian Romanticism is so close to the 58-year-old’s heart also has to do with his past. For its sonority accompanied him through Mao’s last dark chapter in the People’s Republic of China.

Continue reading now

Get 30 days of free access to the Decision Brief to read these and more quality news every day.

Are you already a guest at the China.Table? Log in now


    Andreas Risch – home in two different worlds
    Johann Fuhrmann – ‘China has a genuine interest in dialogue’
    Feng Yitong – drawing local history
    Clauß Essers – a lawyer with robust optimism