Reviews: Lio Kuok-wai Plays Mozart, Contemporary Dance Series, Drama: Dance

Lio Kuok-wai Plays Mozart

Lio Kuok-wai Plays Mozart

Hong Kong SinfoniettaCity Hall Concert HallReviewed: March 27

Tuesday, 2 April, 2013, 10:37am

Review: Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Hong Kong Arts Festival

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra played Mozart and Brahms on Monday.

It was a straightforward programme – just two core repertoire symphonies. The opening movement of Mozart’s Symphony No 41, Jupiter, sounded like a cautious play-through to check the notes (and some in the first few bars needed scrutiny).

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Review of Hong Kong Sinfonietta and Big Nightmare Music programme

Violinist Aleksey Igudesman and pianist Joo Hyung-ki will perform with the HK Sinfonietta on Oct 19-21 in the HK City Hall. Photo: Julia Wesely

Hong Kong SinfoniettaBIG Nightmare MusicHK City Hall Concert HallOctober 19

In one memorable scene in the 1977 James Bond movie The Spy Who Loved Me, the villain's underwater base, Atlantis, slowly emerges from the sea to the second movement of Mozart's Piano Concerto No 21 in C major.

22 Oct 2012 - 5:42am

Stormy Mozart, Sunny Schubert

Stormy Mozart, Sunny Schubert

Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

Reviewed: May 31

The concert master of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, John Harding, was on top form at last Thursday's enthusiastic performance of works by Mozart, Schubert, Haydn and Bach.

5 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Fou Ts'ong - The Legend Returns

Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Tomorrow, 8pm

26 Apr 2007 - 12:00am


Paul Badura-Skoda

A pioneer in the use of period pianos in performances, pianist Paul Badura-Skoda (right) from Vienna celebrates the 250th anniversary of Mozart's birth with a repertoire including Fantasy in D Minor, Adagio in B Minor and Sonata in D. Today, 8pm, HK City Hall, Edinburgh Place, Central. Inquiries: $100-$300 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

8 May 2006 - 12:00am

Hair-raising talent

Dressed in red velvet and grey wigs, 250 children are led through works of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart at Maritime Square in Tsing Yi yesterday to celebrate the composer's 250th birthday. Among those attending were Austrian consul-general Maria Moya-Gotsch and representatives of the Austrian government.

17 Apr 2006 - 12:00am