Seong-Jin Cho was the soloist in Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of music director Jaap van Zweden. Photo: Ka Lam/Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

Rapturous Rachmaninov launches Hong Kong Philharmonic season, soloist Seong-Jin Cho excels

  • Soloist Seong-Jin Cho’s expressiveness and technical mastery of the keyboard, and orchestra’s refinement, were on show in Russian composer’s Piano Concerto No.2
  • The Phil appeared less well suited to Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet suite
Topic |   Classical music

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Seong-Jin Cho was the soloist in Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of music director Jaap van Zweden. Photo: Ka Lam/Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
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