Audience shock as Hong Kong Sinfonietta concertmaster James Cuddeford falls from his chair to the floor after passing out during a concert at the City Hall Concert Hall on November 7, 2015. He was taken to Queen Mary Hospital on ambulance for treatment. Photo: Oliver Chou
Audience shock as Hong Kong Sinfonietta concertmaster James Cuddeford falls from his chair to the floor after passing out during a concert at the City Hall Concert Hall on November 7, 2015. He was taken to Queen Mary Hospital on ambulance for treatment. Photo: Oliver Chou

Shock as Hong Kong Sinfonietta leader collapses on stage during concert and RTHK broadcast

Hong Kong’s celebrated concertmaster and violinist James Cuddeford hospitalised after collapsing from chair onto his violin in front of a horrified audience

Audience shock as Hong Kong Sinfonietta concertmaster James Cuddeford falls from his chair to the floor after passing out during a concert at the City Hall Concert Hall on November 7, 2015. He was taken to Queen Mary Hospital on ambulance for treatment. Photo: Oliver Chou
Audience shock as Hong Kong Sinfonietta concertmaster James Cuddeford falls from his chair to the floor after passing out during a concert at the City Hall Concert Hall on November 7, 2015. He was taken to Queen Mary Hospital on ambulance for treatment. Photo: Oliver Chou
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