College Concert Band and Jazz Band
Tour to Taiwan and Hong Kong

August 3 - 12, 2008

 with optional extension to Shanghai

August 11 - 15, 2008

Coe College Bands China Tour Facebook Group - Join the group to see current tour photos!

More photos and videos (thanks to Scott Holland!)

available at the Facebook Coe Band Concert page


Tour Handbook

Coe College Bands China Tour Facebook Group - Join the group to see tour photos!

Chinese Language Website

Visit Taiwan

Saxophone manufacturer in Taiwan

Photos of Shanghai

Coe College Info

Coe College Bands Info

Tour Press Release - Cedar Rapids

Tour Press Release - Libertyville

Chicago Concert Invitation

Simple currency conversion - visit and type in the amount you want to convert and the currency you want to convert it to:


Type “100 yuan in usd”

Results “100 Chinese yuan = 14.6658 U.S. dollars”

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May Term Student Reports:

Chinese Music

Chinese Language


Chinese Food and Nutrition

Religion in China

Currency and Economy of Taiwan, Hong Kong

China Jeopardy Game


A nice packing list:

Here are some websites that give tips on packing light:

updated 06/21/2008

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