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A Cappella

Ferris Wheels The Swingle Singers (CD)

If you're bored with the generic pop that swamps the charts, try something fresh - The Swingle Singers' album Ferris Wheels. The multi-Grammy-winning a capella group was formed in 1962 by Ward Swingle.

Friday, 6 May, 2011, 12:00am


Local songwriter Ng Cheuk-yin (centre), who is also a member of a cappella ensemble the Gay Singers, and his band fuse Chinese music with western elements. Today, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$125, includes one drink, free for members. Inquiries: 2521 7251

16 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Unique music from Mongolia

A Mongolian youth choir will perform their unique melodies at two concerts in Hong Kong later this month.

The Happiness and Joy shows by the Monggol Nationality Youth Choir from Inner Mongolia are presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department.

21 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Mid-Autumn music feast

The Mid-Autumn Festival is not only a time for family reunions: Chinese International School (CIS) are using the holiday week to stage a talent show called Luminous.

The show, which will be held next Friday to raise money for the Care of China's Orphaned and Abandoned Children, features a wide variety of musical performances by 28 students, including an

23 Sep 2007 - 12:00am

Youngsters prepared to take the risk and sing for their supper

Many young Hongkongers would jump at the chance of a safe and rewarding career in accounting, but not Francis Tang Cheuk-pan. The 22-year-old with a passion for music has set his sights on being a full-time singer regardless of the risks.

29 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

take note

Everyone loves a bargain and we all like to be entertained. So it comes as a surprise to learn the HKU Concert Series remains little-known by the general public. Launched 10 years ago by the music department at the University of Hong Kong (now headed by composer Dr Chan Hing-yan), the series features dynamic and intelligent international programming.

15 Apr 2007 - 12:00am