HK Phil x Tai Kwun: Chamber Music Series

Strings Encounter [Original Title : Beethoven Encounter]

100 Years of Brassmania (Brass Quintet)

Summer Nights in the Americas (Woodwind Quintet)

Strings Encounter [Original Title : Beethoven Encounter]

Rapturous Russian Quartets (String Quartet)

The Soldier and the Nightingale (Mixed Ensemble)

Date & Time

8 Mar 2021 7:30pm-9:00pm

Location

JC Cube

Price

Adult $200; Full-time student and senior persons, and people with disabilities and their minders $150

General

Change of Programme & Artist (8 March 2021 Concert)

“HK Phil × Tai Kwun: Chamber Music Series: Beethoven Encounter!” at Tai Kwun JC Cube on 8 Mar 2021 (Mon) 7:30pm [original: 1 June 2020 (Mon) 7:30pm] has been retitled to "HK Phil × Tai Kwun: Chamber Music Series: Strings Encounter". The programme has been changed as below, and hornists Lin Jiang and Todor Popstoyanov will not perform in the advertised concert. Other details remain unchanged. Ticket-holders may continue to use their tickets for admission to the updated performance.

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Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (22 February 2021)

The HK Phil is delighted to return to the stage of Tai Kwun performing powerful string music by three masters. Beethoven steered the string quartet into more passionate waters, his contemporary Schubert invested it with beauty and song-like melodies, while Mendelssohn gave it magic, charm and endearing innocence. Here are three composers who breathed new and unforgettable life into the string quartet!

PROGRAMME

Beethoven         Quartet no. 4 in C minor, op.18

Schubert            String Quartet in C minor, Quartettsatz, D703

Mendelssohn    Quartet no. 3 in D, op. 44, no. 1

PERFORMERS

Leslie Ryang Moonsun, violin

Gallant Ho Ka-leung, violin

Zhang Shu-ying, viola

Richard Bamping, cello

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