Classical cellist Julian Lloyd Webber became the first official buskier on the London Underground with this performance at Westminster station in 2001. The Asia Society's Alice Mong says Hong Kong's MTR should adopt a similar scheme and open its network to performers. Photo: AP

Put classical music in the hearts of Hong Kong children, minister urges

Florence Hui says the city needs some less formal performance venues, and points to MTR; Asia Society's Alice Mong says rail operator should consider official busking scheme like London's and New York's

Topic |   Classical music

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Classical cellist Julian Lloyd Webber became the first official buskier on the London Underground with this performance at Westminster station in 2001. The Asia Society's Alice Mong says Hong Kong's MTR should adopt a similar scheme and open its network to performers. Photo: AP
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