HONG KONG STRING ORCHESTRA
YAO JUE, Artistic Director
SAMUEL AU, violin
BENJAMIN WONG, viola
CALEB WONG, viola
PUN CHAK-YIN, cello
OLEKSANDR KORNIEV, violin
HE SHUCONG (Artist Diploma), violin
QIN LI-WEI, cello
ARR. PONG LAW
Below the Lion Rock
ARR. ZHOU LONG
Six Chinese Folk Songs
Octet in E-flat major, Op.20
I. Allegro moderato ma con fuoco
III. Scherzo: Allegro leggierissimo
- Intermission (10 minutes) -
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY
Souvenir de Florence
I. Allegro con spirito
II. Adagio cantabile e con moto
III. Allegretto moderato
IV. Allegro vivace
ABOUT THE EVENT
Founded by Virtuoso Yao Jue BBS, JP., the Hong Kong String Orchestra (HKSO) has achieved significant recognition locally and internationally for its “music uniqueness fusing Eastern and Western influences”. The HKSO strives to expand musical horizons and promote new music, and since its establishment has become a string orchestra with the best local string elites in Hong Kong. This evening, musicians from HKSO will join hands with YST Cello faculty Assoc Prof Qin Li-Wei to perform Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence and Mendelssohn's Octet.
As part of its Southeast Asia Tour, HKSO will also perform a full orchestra programme including Vivaldi's The Four Seasons at the Singapore China Cultural Center from 29-31 January 2019. Click here for more details.
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• Out of respect for other concertgoers, no children under 6 years of age will be allowed admission.