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Hong Kong gigs

Book now for Benjamin Grosvenor, Alison Moyet and more

Acclaimed young British pianist returns to Hong Kong, along with ex-Yazoo singer, and Japanese rockers Alice Nine; tickets on sale too for Hong Kong Dance Company with Yat Po Singers

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 19 August, 2015, 11:06pm
UPDATED : Wednesday, 19 August, 2015, 11:06pm

Benjamin Grosvenor

At the age of 11, Grosvenor was the youngest winner of the BBC's Young Musician of the Year and has since played alongside international orchestras and been the subject of two television documentaries. Don't miss this chance to catch the 23-year-old work his magic with the piano.

November 17, 8pm, City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$80-HK$480, pphk.org Inquiries: 9545 6851

Alison Moyet

She was one of Britain's biggest pop stars in the 1980s and now the former Yazoo singer is back in demand. Her powerful pipes and passionate delivery served her well in those heady chart-topping days and allowed her to evolve into one of the country's elder stateswomen of soul.

September 13, 8pm, Convention and Exhibition Centre, 1 Expo Drive, Wan Chai, HK$680-HK$880, HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3128 8288

Voices and Dances of the Distant Land

Hong Kong Dance Company stages a modern reworking of traditional Chinese folk dance and song, with a cappella group Yat Po Singers lending their voices to the performance. September 25 and 26, 7.45pm, September 26, 3pm,

Tsuen Wan Town Hall, 72 Tai Ho Road, Tseun Wan, HK$100-HK$260, Urbtix. Inquiries: 3761 6661

Alice Nine

After a brief hiatus, and a messy split from their record label, the five-piece Japanese visual kei rock band (also known as A9) are back, and they're louder than ever.

October 18, 6.30pm, Kitec, 1 Trademart Drive, Kowloon Bay, HK$520 (advance), HK$580 (door), HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 3128 8288