– Pacific Music Festival Heads for Sapporo in Japan This Summer

Sapporo in Japan will this summer play host to a truly memorable classical music event which will showcase the works of world-famous composers like Debussy, Ravel, Bernstein and Mozart.

Online PR News – 06-June-2011 – – The 22nd Pacific Music Festival will be held in Sapporo and will make getting a cheap accommodation harder than ever for the time of year, reports

The festival will begin on the 9th of July and run for almost full 4 weeks through to the 4th of August. Classical music fans from throughout Japan and all over Southeast Asia will be heading to Sapporo to enjoy concerts taking place in Sapporo Park Outdoor Arena and Sapporo Concert Hall, also called 'Kitara' by locals.

This will be the 22nd Sapporo Pacific Music Festival and the event has grown in stature year by year. Today the event enjoys a fine reputation in the classical music world and both conductors and classical ensembles from all over the region turn up to take part.

Sapporo enjoys a decent tourist industry throughout the year anyway and particularly in the summer season. With thousands of extra tourists heading into the city for the music festival the city is sure to be abuzz during the month-long event.

Lek Boonlert, marketing head at says: “Sapporo is a fun destination and the perfect place to host such a spectacular classical event. The city is home to a thriving arts and culture scene which means there are great venues and concert halls to host shows. With so many more people in town advance booking of Sapporo hotel is the smart move."