Clas­si­cal

HK Magazine - - CULTURE -

Jacky Wong’s Beethoven Pi­ano Con­cer­tos Hong Kong pi­anist Jacky Wong sets his fingers to ivory for some Beethoven clas­sics. Wong will con­duct the Pan Asia Sym­phony Orches­tra and per­form a se­lec­tion of move­ments from some of Beethoven’s best-loved pieces, in­clud­ing the leg­endary “Em­peror” Concerto. Check out the Fri­day per­for­mance at Tsuen Wan Town Hall and the Satur­day gig at the Yuen Long The­atre.

Mar 11-12, 8pm. Tsuen Wan Town Hall Au­di­to­rium, 72 Tai Ho Rd., Tsuen Wan; Au­di­to­rium, Yuen Long The­atre, 9 Yuen Long Tai Yuk Rd., Yuen Long, $100-140 from urbtix.hk.

Cham­ber Gems

Get your clas­si­cal fix for free thanks to the Hong Kong Sin­foni­etta’s “Cham­ber Gems” se­ries, fea­tur­ing cham­ber works by Mozart, Stravin­sky, Richard Strauss and other big names. Mar 10-11, 7:30pm. Loke Yew Hall, Main Build­ing, The Uni­ver­sity of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam Road,

Pok Fu Lam, free. Glouces­ter String Quar­tet

Join the Hong Kong Cham­ber Mu­sic So­ci­ety for a night of in­ti­mate cham­ber mu­sic from the Glouces­ter String Quar­tet, four HKAPA Masters stu­dents who have al­ready toured the UK—and join them for din­ner af­ter­wards if you’re hun­gry for more. Mar 22, 6:45pm. Ladies’ Re­cre­ation Club, 10 Old Peak Rd., Mid-Lev­els, $320 for con­cert, $690 for con­cert and din­ner from 2579-5581, both in­clude a glass of sparkling wine.

A Re­nais­sance Easter Jour­ney

Easter is just around the cor­ner! What bet­ter way to cel­e­brate the Holy Week than with some Re­nais­sance mu­sic? Tallis Vo­calis, the city’s first early mu­sic vo­cal ensem­ble, is pre­sent­ing a spe­cial per­for­mance for the oc­ca­sion, in­clud­ing a new ver­sion of Al­le­gri’s iconic “Mis­erere.” Apr 1,

8pm. Con­cert Hall, City Hall, 5 Ed­in­burgh Place, Cen­tral, $80-320 from urbtix.hk.

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