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String Quartet

Strike right note for wedding music

Getting the right feel and atmosphere for a wedding depends on a multitude of factors - and when it comes to live music, there is a symphony of options from jazz trios and string quartets to a big brass band.

Thursday, 12 May, 2011, 12:00am

Strike right note for wedding music

Getting the right feel and atmosphere for a wedding depends on a multitude of factors - and when it comes to live music, there is a symphony of options from jazz trios and string quartets to a big brass band.

Musical experts Benny Man and Maria Wong have some tips on how to make your wedding music sing.

12 May 2011 - 12:00am

Emerson Quartet

Emerson Quartet Concert Hall, HK City Hall Reviewed: Jun 4

The Dissonance tag on Mozart's String Quartet No 19 is a misnomer. Apart from the opening few seconds of screwy harmony, the work was more 'disobliging' of 18th-century expectations than 'dissonant' by textbook definitions.

8 Jun 2010 - 12:00am

Renowned string quartet on rare tour of the region

The Emerson String Quartet is more than just a well-established ensemble. It's a brand.

Formed in 1976 and named after the American poet Ralph Waldo Emerson, 'America's greatest quartet' - in the words of Time magazine - stand alone as a uniquely accomplished stringed foursome with unrivaled achievements.

12 May 2010 - 12:00am

RTHK Quartet

RTHK Quartet St John's Cathedral Reviewed: Nov 20

24 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Borodin Quartet

Founded in 1945, the Moscow-based chamber ensemble (left) play music for string quartets by Haydn, Beethoven, Mozart and Tchaikovsky. Tue, 8pm, HK City Hall, 5 Edinburgh Place, Central, HK$100-HK$250 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2268 7321

31 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Grainger Quartet Chamber Concert

Grainger Quartet Chamber Concert

HK Academy for Performing Arts Concert Hall

Reviewed: Oct 7

This performance featured three of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta's principal players - flautist Eilidh Gillespie, clarinettist Massimo Di Trolio and harpist Ann Huang - alongside artistic associates the Grainger Quartet.

9 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

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