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Musicus Fest 2018 - Chamber Music Gala

Music Concert

16 November 201820:00

Venue : HK Jockey Club Amphitheatre

Duration : Approx. 1 hour 50 minutes with 20 minutes interval

Price Info : $320 - $110 (Full-Time Student with valid I.D. / Senior Citizen aged 60 or above / Disabled / CSSA)

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Presenter : Musicus Society Ltd

Distinguished Artistic Directors from around the world and international award winners.

Assembling some of the finest chamber music artists from around the world, this year’s Chamber Music Gala features esteemed artistic directors from prestigious music festivals as well as prize-winning local artists in a spectacular program. Artistic Director Trey Lee joins recurring and new Festival artists, including esteemed violist Vladimir Mendelssohn, cellist Alexander Hülshoff, as well as other local talents in Beethoven’s seminal Piano Quartet and Mendelssohn’s brilliantly scored Octet. Award-winning pianists Colleen Lee and Cheong Hoi-leong collaborate for the first time in Ravel’s Ma Mere L’Oyre. Burgeoning teenage violinist, Wong Pui-ying, appears alongside distinguished violinist Dong-Suk Kang in Sarasate’s exhilarating showpiece, Navarra. The concert also features Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto no.3, an example of some of the most ingenious string writing in the history of chamber music.

Beethoven Piano Quartet in E-flat major, Op.16
Mendelssohn String Octet, Op. 20 
Ravel Ma Mere L'Oye (Mother Goose Suite) for Piano Duet 
Sarasate Navarra for 2 violins & piano, Op. 33
JS Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G major, BWV 1048

Pianos: Cheong Hoi-leong, Colleen Lee
Violins: Brian Choi, Dong-Suk Kang, Gian Paolo Peloso, Wei Ningyi, Wong Pui-ying
Violas: Cass Ho, Born Lau, Vladimir Mendelssohn
Cellos: Alexander Hülshoff, Jia Nan, Trey Lee
Harpsichord: Shane Levesque

For more information:http://www.musicussociety.org