American soprano Renée Fleming performs with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under music director Jaap van Zweden at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall on November 8. Photo: Ka Lam/Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

Renée Fleming enchants, Hong Kong Philharmonic excels in evening of Barber, Shostakovich, Schubert and Wagner

  • Peerless American soprano and newly crowned Orchestra of the Year shine in a programme full of emotion
  • Fleming was at her expressive best in Samuel Barber’s evocation of summer in the Deep South, and orchestra was brilliant in joyful Shostakovich symphony
Topic |   Classical music

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American soprano Renée Fleming performs with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra under music director Jaap van Zweden at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall on November 8. Photo: Ka Lam/Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
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