The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Want to take a break and enjoy some music during lunchtime but not sure where to go?
The HK Phil will be performing lunchtime chamber music concerts at Tai Kwun. With performances and introductions from the HK Phil musicians, these free concerts are ideal for relaxing, freeing up your mind and learning more about music and the instruments of the orchestra. So just come and enjoy—and feel free to bring your friend as well!
15 March (Monday) │Cello Quartet
The performance will be performed by HK Phil musicians, Dora Lam, Chan Ngat Chau, Anna Kwan Ton-an and Tae-mi Song. Dora Lam is currently the Assistant Principal Cello.
MOZART The Marriage of Figaro Overture
Julius KLENGEL Theme and Variations, for four cellos, op. 28
Marsha SHAPIRO Point Counterpoint
BACH (arr. HAMPTON) Cello Suite no. 6: Sarabande
BACH (arr. CHERNIAVSKY) Orchestral Suite no. 3: Air on a G String
DVOŘÁK (arr. PEJTSIK) Humoresque, no. 7
SAINT-SAËNS (arr. HUGHES) The Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Georg GOLTERMANN Religioso for four cellos
DEBUSSY Children’s Corner: Golliwog’s Cake Walk
12 April (Monday) │Trombone Quartet
The performance will be performed by HK Phil musicians, Jarod Vermette, Kevin Thompson, Christian Goldsmith, and Aaron Albert. Jarod is currently the Principal Trombone.
17 May (Monday) │Clarinet Trio
The performance will be performed by HK Phil musicians, Lorenzo Iosco, Andrew Simon and John Schertle.
7 June (Monday) │String Quintet
The performance will be performed by HK Phil musicians, Anders Hui, Zhao Yingna, Jiali Li, Chen Yi-chun and Samuel Ferrer. Anders is currently the Second Associate Concertmaster, Yingna is currently the Principal Second Violin and Jiali is currently the Co-Principal Viola.
BACH｜Orchestral Suite No.3: Air on a G String
PROKOFIEV ｜Romeo & Juliet Suite, no. 13: Dance of the Knights
VIVALDI ｜The Four Seasons: Winter
Max RICHTER｜ On the Nature of Daylight
THE BEATLES｜ Eleanor Rigby
Ennio MORRICONE｜ Cinema Paradiso
John WILLIAMS｜Schindler's List
Trevor JONES, Randy EDELMAN｜ The Last of the Mohicans
Carlos GARDEL｜ Scent of a Woman: Por una Cabeza
Joe HISAISHI｜ Princess Mononoke: Legend of Ashitaka
Joe HISAISHI｜Howl’s Moving Castle: Merry Go Round of Life
Led ZEPPELIN｜ Stairway to Heaven
Each concert lasts around an hour.
The above content is provided by The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra.
Tai Kwun will adhere to the latest health and safety regulations and enforce social distancing measures.