This concert occured for the celebration of the Year of China in France. President Jacques Chirac was intended to watch the concert, but ultimately could not. Around 20,000 attended the show.
The show was made out of two parts : First one in front of the Forbidden City, and second part on the Tien An Men Square. it was broadcasted fr a billion of chinese people via CCTV in HD. They didn’t forget Jarre was he first non-chinese to perform in China.
This concert was the first in history for the audience to hear the music in real 5.1 acoustic conditions. A DVD called Jarre in China featured the entire two concerts.
:: Track listing ::
1) Main concert in The Forbidden City
Forbidden City (Gloria)
Geometry of Love
Band in the Rain
Voyage à Pékin
Vivaldi “Summer” (with Patrick Rondat)
Fishing Junks at Sunset
Souvenir of China
2) Tiananmen Square performance:
Aerology Neimo Remix