Franz Schubert

HK International Chamber Music Festival

Concert series including a concert with flautist Marina Piccinini (left), violinists Henning Kraggerud and Ning Feng, violist Paul Neubauer, cellists Desmond Hoebig and Richard Bamping, pianist Shai Wosner and the Shanghai Quartet playing works by Beethoven, Brahms and Sc

Monday, 16 January, 2012, 12:00am

Isserlis captivates and finds just the right key

Steven Isserlis in recital Jockey Club Amphitheatre, Academy for Performing Arts October 18

20 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Eschenbach's liberties certainly not a tragedy

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall October 9

11 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Piano Recital by Maria Joao Pires

The Portuguese pianist (below) plays works by Scarlatti, Schubert, Beethoven, Ginastera and Schubert. Thu, 8pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$120-HK$420 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

4 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Soprano hits the high notes in journey to Beijing

Soprano Elizabeth Connell described her debut performance with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra in Beijing as a wonderful journey.

'My experience of China has been Macau, Hong Kong and now the real capital, Beijing. It's been going step by step, up to the top,' she said.

Connell said the orchestra had a good grasp of Wagner's music style.

23 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

HK pianist excels at top European contest

Hong Kong pianist Shum Kin-wai has won fourth prize in the Internationaler Schubert Wettbewerb Klavier, or International Piano Competition Schubert, in Dortmund, Germany. The teacher at Baptist University finished ahead of 37 rivals from 14 countries or regions after four rounds.

1 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Howard Shelley & the HK Sinfonietta

Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

July 16, 8pm

13 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

Daniel Rohm in Concert

The Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation presents German pianist Daniel Rohm's recital of works by Mozart, Beethoven and Schubert. Today, 7.30pm, City Hall, Concert Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central, $80-$180 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2877 2625

3 May 2006 - 12:00am

The Music

The Lady Kadoorie Master Series

Baritone Carlos Carzoglio (above, left) and guitarist Eduardo Fernandez from Uruguay perform 20 Schubert songs. Tomorrow, 8pm. Russian pianist Valery Gerasimov will accompany Carzoglio's recital after Fernandez's performance. Tue 8pm, HK City Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central, $100, $150 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2868 0837

26 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

The Music

Metamorphoses

26 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Think Positive

Think positive!

I am writing in response to the letter 'Positive outlook leads to a beautiful life' (Young Post, September 20).

As the new school term has just begun, some students may feel especially stressed about facing the challenges of homework, meeting new schoolmates and so on.

3 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Borodin String Quartet

This quartet, founded in Moscow in 1945, is one of the most celebrated in the world of classical music. Tonight's programme includes String Quartet in A, Op 41, No 3 by Schumann; String Quartet No 10 in E-flat, D 87 by Schubert and Piano Quintet in F Minor, Op 34 by Brahms. April 13, 8pm. Concert Hall, City Hall, Central. $200, $140, $80 Urbtix.

Inquiries: 2268 7321

4 Apr 2003 - 12:00am

Schubert to call the tune

An intriguing Chinese Club Cup highlights the mixed meeting at Sha Tin today that gets racing really running into the new century. And champion trainer David Hayes can come out on top with reliable Schubert.

2 Jan 2000 - 12:00am

Treasure points the way to TT riches

Trainer Ivan Allan and ever-reliable Douglas Whyte can provide Triple Trio punters with a solid banker in the third leg of the exotic bet at Sha Tin on Sunday.

Those recovering from millennial excesses, need only ink in No 3 in Race Six to be assured of getting a real run for their money - as long as they have survived to that stage, of course.

31 Dec 1999 - 12:00am

Hayes charmed with Trophy

CHAMPION trainer David Hayes is planning an end-of-season campaign for exciting Charming City after the three-year-old emphatically lowered the colours of unbeaten Trillion Win in the Chairman's Trophy at Sha Tin yesterday.

28 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

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