A City Retreat


Lunchtime Concert Series

Co-presented with the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, Asia Society Hong Kong Center brings to our Heritage Campus a series of lunchtime concerts — free admission to all.

Take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday city life and enjoy this Chinese music program specially arranged for your listening pleasure. Committed to offering excellence in Chinese music with a contemporary momentum and a professional spirit, the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra celebrates its 35th anniversary in Hong Kong this year. A City Retreat will run monthly from September 2012, bringing together top-notch Chinese musicians to showcase different Chinese music repertoires and promoting Chinese music to the wider community.

September 5, 2012 A City Retreat Lunchtime Concert Program*

Gehu Quartet                  You Give Me A Rose                   Xinjian Folk Song
Gehu Quartet The Crescent Moon Rises      Xinjian Folk Song
Zhongruan Solo           The Sound of Distant Singing Composer: Chen Wenjie
Erhu Solo                             Birdsong in the Mountain Composer: Liu Tianhua
Pipa and Gehu                  Czardas Composer: Vittorio Monti, arranged by Zhang Ying, Li Wei
Gehu Solo                           Lullaby

Folk music of Dongbei, arranged by Dong Jin Chi

Ruan and Orchestra        Zhong Ruan Rock N'Roll

Composer: Sun Pei Li

Huqin Quartet                   Cloud-Wind                        Composer: Wang Se
Ensemble May Our Love Be Forever           Compsoer: Liang Hung-Chi, arranged by Chew Hee-chiat
Ensemble Horse Race                                         Composer: Huang Haihuai, arranged by Qu Chunquan

 *Program is subject to change without prior notice

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Event Details

Wed 05 Sep 2012
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, Hong Kong
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Free admission; registration required.
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