• Tuesday
  • October 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:22pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 1474 for pyotr ilyich tchaikovsky

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - World - RUSSIA

    Tchaikovsky's sexuality downplayed in biopic under anti-gay laws

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... Pyotr Tchaikovsky, who is widely believed to have been homosexual. A forthcoming government-funded biopic of the composer of Swan Lake, The Nutcracker and the 1812 Overture will downplay his ... The Guardian in Moscow 'Gay-propaganda' laws force filmmakers to revise their scripts under self-censorship Tchaikovsky's sexuality downplayed in biopic Russia's ...

  2. Universal language

    Posted Jan 09th 2011, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... performance on a cheap electronic keyboard is a highlight of his first Asian tour. 'Not only the children, but also their mentors had never heard of Mozart or Tchaikovsky before, ... help me better connect with the music of Tchaikovsky, Scriabin, Stravinsky or Shostakovich.' Scriabin's Fifth Sonata is likely to be a highlight of the first half of Goldberg's ...

  3. Joshua Bell plays Tchaikovsky

    Posted Jul 10th 2007, 12:00am by Sam Olluver

    ... Sam Olluver Joshua Bell plays Tchaikovsky Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall Reviewed: Jul 6 Soloist Joshua Bell redefined Tchaikovsky's Violin ... to the occasionally dull orchestral interlude. Elegant musicianship replaced gutsy oratory, and just about convinced you that this reserved concept might have been Tchaikovsky's real intention. Conductor ...

  4. Grieving Mosse misses stable win

    Posted Apr 04th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... again. 'It's a tragedy for Gerald and of course he has all our deepest condolences,' said his retaining trainer, David Hayes, whose win with promising Tchaikovsky was tinged with sadness in the absence of the Frenchman, who has had a great association with the horse's owner, Sidney Chiu Yung-sit. Australian Brett Prebble took over on Tchaikovsky admirably ...

  5. Tchaikovsky- The Man and His Music

    Posted Oct 21st 2007, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Tim Cribb Tchaikovsky- The Man and His Music by David Brown Faber and Faber, HK$181 It took Southampton University musicology professor David Brown four volumes to complete Tchaikovsky, his definitive and eminently readable biography of the composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, born 1820, died 1893. And it is an even-handed examination of Tchaikovsky's suicide, much related ...

  6. Joyce Yang's Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No 1

    Posted Jun 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Edo de Waart conducts pianist Joyce Yang (left) and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra playing Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 1 and Symphony No 4. Jun 18, 8pm, Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-HK$320 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030 ...

  7. Sound-again Tchaikovsky makes some sweet music

    Posted Sep 29th 2008, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... Murray Bell Sprinter returns from bleeding attack in style Brett Prebble quietly wondered last night just how awesome a fully sound Tchaikovsky might have been after the Snippets gelding returned to competition with a typically brave win that will send him to the cusp of Class One. It was celebrations all round after Tchaikovsky, starting at 11-1, held off Douglas Whyte on High ...

  8. Tchaikovsky Reigns!

    Posted Dec 04th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The HK Sinfonietta plays one of the composer's best-known works, as well as one of his lesser-heard ones: Piano Concerto No.1 in B-flat Minor and folk music-based Symphony No.2 Little Russian. With Noriko Ogawa (right) on piano. Also featuring the wo ...

  9. Nicola Benedetti and Friends

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... British violinist Nicola Benedetti (above), cellist Leonard Elschenbroich and pianist Alexei Grynyuk play works by R. Strauss and Tchaikovsky. Apr 12, 8pm, City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$180-HK$360 Urbtix. Inquiries: 3518 7290 ...

  10. Hayes' Tchaikovsky loaded with talent

    Posted Oct 20th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison The performance of Tchaikovsky at the Sha Tin trials yesterday must have been music to the ears of his trainer David Hayes. The un-raced son of Snippets could not have been restrained any more in the third of eight heats, finishing a hard-held second in what is best described as an immensely impressive display. Tchaikovsky is clearly loaded with ability and left ...




SCMP.com Account