A City Retreat
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|
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