Triple Beethoven

PUBLISHED : Sunday, 04 May, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 04 May, 2003, 12:00am

After a month-long hiatus thanks to Sars, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (HKPO) storms back into action. With the original guests unable to come from overseas, Beethoven's celebrated Triple Concerto is to be performed by Wong Sze-hang on violin, Richard Bamping on cello, Shirley Ip Hang-jim on piano, and conducted by HKPO conductor laureate David Atherton (right). The orchestra also negotiates Bartok's Dance Suite, Stravinsky's The Firebird Suite and Tchaikovsky's Pezzo Capriccioso. Fri-Sat, Cultural Centre Concert Hall. $220, $160, $100, $60 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030 or www.hkpo.com