Swire Symphony Under The Stars
13-11-2009 Fri 7:30PM
Happy Valley Racecourse Recreation Ground
The quotas for both concert & harmonica ensemble are full (all online registrants have been notified by email in the afternoon of 30 October).
J Strauss II
Die Fledermaus: overture
Tzigane, rapsodie de concert, for Violin & Orchestra
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Enjoy wonderful music in a relaxed and fun setting at Hong Kong Philharmonic’s Swire Symphony under the Stars – Hong Kong’s largest outdoor symphonic concert. HKPO’s Assistant Conductor Perry So will lead the orchestra in works of numerous great composers, from “The Waltz King” Strauss Jr to Revel, Romantic period’s giants from Tchaikovsky to Sarasate, The Mighty Five‘s Rimsky-Korsakov and Borodin to contemporary Chinese composers Bao Yuan-kai and Zhu Jian’er. It will also feature one of the most outstanding young Chinese violinists of our time, Huang Mengla.
HKPO’s musicians and conductor Perry So are ready for a great evening. Bring your family, friends and neighbours, food and drink, blankets and pillows, and immerse yourself in the magical sounds of the symphony under the starlit November sky!