Clas­si­cal

HK Magazine - - CULTURE -

Rus­sian piano vir­tu­oso Ar­cadi Volo­dos re­turns to Hong Kong for a recital chock-full of Ger­man clas­sics, such as Schu­mann’s “Papil­lons,” Brahms’ “3 In­ter­mezzi” and one of Schu­bert’s fi­nal sonatas, “Piano Sonata No. 20 in A.” Known for his in­ter­pre­ta­tion of Ro­man­tic com­po­si­tions, Volo­dos has recorded Schu­bert sonatas and Rach­mani­nov solo pieces, as well as a Gramo­phone Award­win­ning al­bum de­voted to Cat­alo­nian com­poser Fed­erico Mom­pou. Jul 26, 8pm. Con­cert Hall,

City Hall, 5 Ed­in­burgh Place, Cen­tral.

$180-400 from urbtix.hk. Sun­wook Kim Plays Brahms

Since win­ning the Leeds In­ter­na­tional Piano Com­pe­ti­tion in 2006 at the age of 18, and be­com­ing the com­pe­ti­tion’s first Asian win­ner— and its youngest in 40 years—Korean pi­anist Sun­wook Kim has played with the world’s lead­ing or­ches­tras and graced in­ter­na­tion­ally renowned stages such as the Wig­more Hall, Salle Pleyel and Beethoven-Haus in Bonn. He comes to

Hong Kong to lead the Sin­foni­etta with Ger­man con­duc­tor Alexan­der Liebrech in Brahms’ Piano Con­certo No. 1 and Schu­mann’s Sym­phony

No. 3, “Rhen­ish.” Jul 9, 8pm. Con­cert Hall,

City Hall, 5 Ed­in­burgh Place, Cen­tral.

$140-340 from urbtix.hk.

Ar­cadi Volo­dos Piano Recital

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from China

© PressReader. All rights reserved.