Chinese composer He Zhanhao, who co-wrote the The Butterfly Lovers violin concerto, will conduct a performance of the work in Hong Kong. Photo: Rachel Cheung

Chinese composer recalls birth of The Butterfly Lovers violin concerto 60 years ago

He Zhanhao was a first-year student when he co-wrote his most famous work with classmate Chen Gang. Now 85, he will conduct a performance of it in Hong Kong today

Topic |   Classical music

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Chinese composer He Zhanhao, who co-wrote the The Butterfly Lovers violin concerto, will conduct a performance of the work in Hong Kong. Photo: Rachel Cheung
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