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A City Retreat (November Lunchtime Concert)

Huqin Quartet. (Asia Society Hong Kong Center)

Lunchtime Concert Series

Registration: 12:30 pm
Concert: 12:45–1:30 pm

Co-presented with the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, Asia Society Hong Kong Center brings to our historical premises the second performance in a series of lunchtime concerts, all with free admission. Take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday city life and enjoy a soothing Chinese music program that has been carefully put together purely for your listening pleasure. The Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra celebrates its 35th anniversary in Hong Kong this year; it is committed to offering excellence in Chinese music with a contemporary momentum and a professional spirit. A City Retreat runs monthly from September 2012, bringing together top-notch Chinese musicians to showcase different Chinese music repertoires, promoting and educating Chinese music to different sectors of the community.

Nov 13, 2012
A City Retreat Lunchtime Concert III Program

Huqin Quartet    The Grasshopper Teasing the Cockerel  
Taiwan Folk Melody Arr. by Sun Peili Joshua Chan
Joshua Chan
Gehu Quartet 

Mellow Cellos Tangs

You Give Me a Rose                                                      

Michael Kibbe            
Folk Song of Xinjiang
Ruan Duet             Beautiful Clouds Chasing the Moon                       Ren Guang  Arr. by Law Wai-lun
Gehu & Dige      Rossini Duetto III                                                             Rossini
Erhu Solo             Torrent of the River 

Folk Music of Northeastern China.  Transcribed by Huang Haihuai                        
Accompaniment Zhang Xinfu

*Program is subject to change without prior notice

Co-presented with


Event Details

13 November 2012
12:45pm - 1:30pm

9 Justice Drive, Admiralty, Hong Kong

Free admission; registration required