Jan 30, 2020
By Christine Ross
The Boston Symphony Orchestra has cancelled its coming tour of Asia amid concerns about the deadly corona virus in China.
The orchestra’s CEO said the decision was made out of concern for the health and well-being of its musicians. The four city tour was scheduled across South Korea, Taiwan and Hong Kong next month. The orchestra joins a growing list of arts, sports and cultural events that have been cancelled across the China as over 50 million people remain under a government lock down.