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...
The Hong Kong Arts Festival organiser has offered a sneak peek at next year's event schedule, with 150 acts slated to perform a diverse repertoire.
Riccardo Muti's second concert in Hong Kong was a homage to his own composers. Every work was by Italians, virtually all were concerned with opera. Muti relished the homogeneous conception.
One of the world's top orchestras, the Philharmonic Orchestra of La Scala, will be performing in Hong Kong next month, under the baton of celebrated conductor, Riccardo Muti.
Classical guitarist Manuel Barrueco struck out recently on to the potentially dangerous path of covering pop songs, when he put out an album called Manuel Barrueco Plays Lennon and McCartney.