5/30/12, Beijing, China: (L to r) Orchestra Vice President of Public Relations and Communications Katherine Blodgett, Concertmaster David Kim, violist Che-Hung Chen, Acting Associate Principal Cello Yumi Kendall, and Orchestra President and CEO Allison Vulgamore travel to the Temple of Heaven for a pop-up concert. Photo by Chris Lee
Chicago, IL, 5/28/12: Associate Principal Second Violin Paul Roby finds a quiet corner in the Chicago O’Hare International Airport to catch up on some reading while awaiting the flight to Beijing. Photo by Chris Lee
The Philadelphia Orchestra is honored to represent the City of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, and the United States of America in China during its 2012 Residency & Tour, May 29 through June 6, 2012.