Historical Dance

Christian Tetzlaff

Christian Tetzlaff City Hall Concert Hall, May 16

Sunday, 29 May, 2011, 12:00am

Irish Jig looks set to take centre stage at the Valley

The John Moore-trained Irish Jig hasn't had a race break his way for some time, but the Choi Ying Handicap (1,650m) at a rare Happy Valley day meeting this afternoon looks ready made for a return to winning form.

1 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Ton Koopman in recital

Ton Koopman in recital

HK Cultural Centre Concert Hall

Reviewed: Feb 28

With a programme lasting just under two hours, Ton Koopman gave us a generous exposition of baroque organ music featuring works by Dietrich Buxtehude, Francois Couperin and J.S. Bach.

3 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Brilliant Chapter should make light work of weight rise

Brilliant Chapter could not have made a bigger impression winning at his second start for the John Size stable and, despite a steep rise in weight, he looks to have Sunday's final leg of the Triple Trio at Sha Tin at his mercy.

24 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Carol time

THE Cecilian Singers' Carols by Candlelight takes place on Thursday, December 15, at 8pm at St John's Cathedral, Garden Road, not on the 16th as we told 'On Stage' last Tuesday.

Entry is by programme on sale at the door for $80 and proceeds go to the Hong Kong Friends of Romania.


5 Dec 1994 - 12:00am

Twice blessed

AT one moment during Joshua Bell's self-composed cadenza in the Brahms Violin Concerto, the 26-year-old artist reached a climax of dazzling intensity. He had surveyed all the themes of the first movement in the cadenza, warily trying alien keys, then wisely backing down. But, almost secretly, the entire cadenza had become a crescendo in itself.

1 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

Mixed results from joint venture

Quadrille, City Contemporary Dance Company, APA Drama Theatre, February 20 MODERN dance is an art of new beginnings, a concept that was brought home by the City Contemporary Dance Company's programme for the Arts Festival. Four new works were created by the collaborative efforts of four local choreographers and composers and appropriately titled Quadrille.

24 Feb 1993 - 12:00am

Dynamic dances set to new music

THE City Contemporary Dance Company, Hongkong's most dynamic and innovative modern dance company, will present Quadrille as its offering to the 1993 Hongkong Arts Festival.

The show features four new original dance works set to four new compositions by Hongkong's very own dance and music talents.

2 Feb 1993 - 12:00am