Yu Long conducted the Hong Kong Philharmonic in Du Wei’s Seven Nights, Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1 with soloist Jian Wang, and Richard Strauss’ Also Sprach Zarathustra. Photo: AFP

Review: Also Sprach Zarathustra - Hong Kong Philharmonic at its best

From concertmaster Jing Wang’s electrifying solos to the bass section, percussion, brass and woodwinds, orchestra made the most of Richard Strauss’ multi-layered tone poem in concert that also featured the stirring playing of cellist Jian Wang and a world premiere

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Yu Long conducted the Hong Kong Philharmonic in Du Wei’s Seven Nights, Haydn’s Cello Concerto No. 1 with soloist Jian Wang, and Richard Strauss’ Also Sprach Zarathustra. Photo: AFP
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