Shanghai Yuyuan Harmonica Orchestra was established in 1981. which was the long-established playing orchestra founded by the famous Chinese harmonica master Shi Renwang, with more than 30 years’development, it has become a characteristic brand of the Yuyuan community cultural team construction in Huangpu District, Shanghai. The orchestra has exchanged with the famous harmonica groups from Singapore and Taiwan for many times,and often exchange with harmonica groups in Shanghai and other provinces and cities in China. The orchestra has also established the harmonica teaching base in many primary and secondary schools in Shanghai.
Under the care and support of the leaders of Yuyuan Street in Huangpu District, Shanghai, the Yuyuan Harmonica Orchestra is more and more vigorous, and the difficulty of rehearsing and performing music is gradually increasing. Under the careful rehearsal of the teacher Ding Jin, the performance of the orchestra is improved fast, the young members' skills are advancing by leaps and bounds. The members of the Yuyuan Harmonica Orchestra are from the age of ten to eighty years old. They are a very promising harmonica group.