导报记者 钱玲玲/文 常海军/图） Taiwan Straits Network January 1 (Straits Herald reporter Qian Lingling / Wen Changhaijun / Picture)
In the concert hall, the lights gradually dimmed.
In the dark, a conversation between a mother and daughter came:
Baby, do you want to go to school?
Don't want to.
My sister said that the teachers in the school would assign a lot of homework and could not finish it!
But children are going to school ...
More than 400 spectators sat quietly on the field, listening to this dark musical with no sound and no picture. The protagonist of the story is a 6-year-old girl named Xiaoxi. Because she can't see her eyes, her journey to school is very difficult.
▲ Concert scene
Along with live singing of songs such as "On the Shore of Baikal", "Lu Binghua", "Who Is Singing" and "Freedom Like a Dream", the story of the blind boy Xiaoxi's education slowly unfolded.
This is a special dark concert. The night before, the "Wanqin Backlight Music Festival" of "20 Warm City Projects in the 20th Anniversary of the Straits Herald" was staged in the Jimei New Building of Xiamen Library. The blind and 400 people from all over the country The citizens of Xiamen enjoyed this wonderful performance together.
In March 2019, the newspaper teamed up with 20 enterprises and institutions to support the great love and launched 20 warm city projects for the 20th anniversary of the Straits Herald. The "Wanqin Backlight Music Festival" event was co-organized by our newspaper in conjunction with Xiamen Chensheng Volunteer Service Center and Xiamen Library. Ms. Deng Wanqin, a caring person, provided event sponsorship.
No colorful lights Listen to the story of the blind child in the dark
For general concerts, there will be colorful lights on the scene. However, the audience attending the Backlight Music Festival was surprised to find that the concert scene was in the dark for about half of the time.
Especially when listening to a dark musical, there is no picture in front of the audience, only to listen with both ears, and follow the voice "brain" to produce the plot. There was a loud, noisy car sound around, and it was that Xiaoxi was crossing the road alone; a fluttering rubbing sound came, and it was the first time that Xiaoxi learned to wash clothes by himself; Xiaoxi kept looking for someone to ask where there was a free seat, that It was she who went to the cafeteria to eat alone ... "At first I was a little accustomed and felt nothing. But slowly, listening to this voice, I suddenly realized that the life of blind friends is like this, they can't see It ’s about dealing with the world by sound. ”The audience Miss Hu said emotionally,“ When Xiaoxi crosses the road, I feel scared at that sound, it ’s really hard for the disabled! ”
Most of the performers are blind
As the plot progressed, suddenly, in the dark, a soft light hit the stage. Under the light, there were four blind singers who brought a song-Acapella's "The Baikal".
Except for a few friends who played in the concert, all the singers and musicians are disabled. Among them, the accompaniment was the Chensheng Backlight Band, Xiamen's first band composed of blind people. Their members include music masters who have participated in the production of Chinese good voices and the Spring Festival Gala of the Internet, champions of multiple singing contests with beautiful singing voices, and a number of all-round performers in song and song performance.
On stage, not only are blind singers from Xiamen, but also visually impaired music lovers from all over the country. Fuzhou , Shenzhen, Shandong ... For this gathering of visually impaired friends, they traveled far and wide to participate in this event.
Congratulations, it is the "90s" younger brother from Shandong who brought a "Song for No One". The handsome appearance, coupled with the beautiful voice, was hailed as "Kobayashi Junjie" at the scene. The audience took out their mobile phones to take pictures and record videos, leaving this moving moment.
"I didn't expect that the disabled friends are so versatile and better than me!" After watching the performance, the audience Mr. Sun said excitedly, "I didn't know enough about this group before. Not only were they not overwhelmed by physical defects, but they were more healthy. People are more inspirational. I am very moved. They are my role models. "