Based on the vision of bringing the world to Taiwan, and taking Taiwan to the world, the Ju Percussion Group (JPG) has hosted the triennial Taiwan International Percussion Convention (TIPC) since 1993. Over the past two-plus decades, thanks to the support of world-renowned percussion ensembles and musicians, the TIPC has become an important venue exploring global percussion trends.
In 2017, the first Taiwan International Percussion Convention Competition (TIPC Competition) will be held in conjunction with the 9th Taiwan International Percussion Convention. To further the spirit of the TIPC, top-notch percussionists from around the globe will be serving as jury members, and new percussion talent will be featured. In addition, famed percussion ensembles from the world over will hold concerts and seminars as they conduct exchanges with their global peers. Moreover, competition winners will be invited to hold a concert at National Concert Hall, so as to showcase to the world the unlimited potential of rising percussionists.