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Hong Kong String Orchestra Musicians and Qin Li Wei

  • Conservatory Concert Hall YST Conservatory 117376 Singapore (map)

HONG KONG STRING ORCHESTRA
YAO JUE, Artistic Director
     SAMUEL AU, violin
BENJAMIN WONG, viola
CALEB WONG, viola
PUN CHAK-YIN, cello
with
OLEKSANDR KORNIEV, violin
HE SHUCONG (Artist Diploma), violin
QIN LI-WEI, cello

PROGRAMME

ARR. PONG LAW
Below the Lion Rock

ARR. ZHOU LONG
Six Chinese Folk Songs

FELIX MENDELSSOHN
Octet in E-flat major, Op.20 
I. Allegro moderato ma con fuoco
II. Andante
III. Scherzo: Allegro leggierissimo
IV. Presto

- 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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Supported by:

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Supporting organisation:

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TICKETING INFORMATION

• Free admission via Eventbrite registration.
• All event information is correct at time of print.
• Out of respect for other concertgoers, no children under 6 years of age will be allowed admission.