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Igor Stravinsky

The Rite stuff: Igor Stravinsky

"One day, when I was finishing the last pages of The Firebird in St Petersburg [in 1910], I had a fleeting vision …

Sunday, 26 May, 2013, 4:34pm

Symphony of Movements

Symphony of Movements Hong Kong Ballet HK Cultural Centre Grand Theatre Reviewed: Nov 20

This triple bill looked like world-class modern work, but the ballet company failed to reach the heights of which they were capable in the classical repertoire.

24 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Horn Concerto No 3

Edo de Waart (left) conducts horn player Lin Jiang and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra in Stravinsky's Pulcinella: Suite and Symphonies of Wind Instruments and Mozart's Horn Concerto No3 and Symphony No39. Today-tomorrow, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$120-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2721 2030

5 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Charles Dutoit - the Maestro

The Swiss conductor directs the HK Philharmonic Orchestra and Canadian violinist Chantal Juillet in Ravel's suite, Stravinsky's concerto and Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade. Today, 3pm, HK Cultural Centre, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$150-HK$500. Inquiries: 2721 2030

1 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

PICK OF THE DAY

Borodin String Quartet

Established 60 years ago by students from the Moscow Conservatoire, founding member cellist Valentin Berlinsky performs with Andrei Abramenkov, Ruben Aharonian and Igor Naidin in a repertoire ranging from Mozart to Stravinsky. Today, 8pm, HK City Hall, Concert Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central, $100-$200 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: 2268 7321

7 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Triple Beethoven

After a month-long hiatus thanks to Sars, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (HKPO) storms back into action. With the original guests unable to come from overseas, Beethoven's celebrated Triple Concerto is to be performed by Wong Sze-hang on violin, Richard Bamping on cello, Shirley Ip Hang-jim on piano, and conducted by HKPO conductor laureate David Atherton (right).

4 May 2003 - 12:00am

Hong Kong Bach Choir

Hong Kong Bach Choir, City Hall Concert Hall, Thursday, December 11 Christmas belongs to choristers. At this time of the year they emerge from months of rehearsal to gladden winter's sadness and delight us with their melodies.

16 Dec 1997 - 12:00am

Cultures fused in music

Innovative musicians Ling Lee and Nelson Hiu, who previously appeared in the territory as the group Dancing Stone, will present a concert of experimental music at the Hong Kong Arts Centre on July 12 and 13.

6 Jul 1996 - 12:00am