Edo de Waart conducts pianist Mona Asuka Ott (above) and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra in a performance of works by Dukas, Ravel, Tchaikovsky, Chopin, Elgar and Beethoven.Friday, 19 February, 2010, 12:00am
Edo de Waart conducts pianist Wong Wai-yin, oboe player Michael Wilson (left) and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra in performing works by Dvorak, Ravel, Rossini, Mozart and Nielsen. Today, 4pm, 8pm, Queen Elizabeth Stadium, 18 Oi Kwan Rd, Wan Chai, HK$120-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 203014 Feb 2009 - 12:00am
Japanese conductor Yasuo Shinozaki (above) leads pianist John Chen and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra in works by Dvorak and Rachmaninov. Today, 8pm, tomorrow, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 203018 Oct 2008 - 12:00am
Nodame Cantabile (TV series)
New romantic comedy anime Nodame Cantabile is a sweet romance set in the world of classical music.
An arrogant, but hugely talented, pianist meets a quirky girl also studying piano, who just might be his muse.21 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Genshiken, or 'The Society for the Study of Modern Visual Culture', is an anime that looks at the lives of a group of university students who are otakus.
Genshiken was originally a manga by Kio Shimoku that ran in a monthly anthology magazine called Afternoon between 2002 and 2006. It had 50 chapters, and was later made into an eight volume graphic novel set.17 Dec 2006 - 12:00am