March, 2013

Composers > Love > An Italian Tragedy - Giuseppe Verdi and Margherita Barezzi
by Georg Predota | March 30th, 2013

standard An Italian Tragedy
Giuseppe Verdi and Margherita Barezzi

Giuseppe Verdi was a painfully private individual. Details about his romantic encounters are sketchy, and for the most part rely on his own and somewhat inconsistent recollections later in life. We do know, however, that Verdi went to live in [...] more >>

Events > in Hong Kong > Le French May: Philippe Cuper & Hong Kong Wind Kamerata

standard Le French May: Philippe Cuper & Hong Kong Wind Kamerata

Date: 2013/05/21 Time: 8PM Venue: Concert Hall, HK City Hall Presenter(s): Hong Kong Wind Kamerata Artist(s): Philippe Cuper, Nancy Loo, Hong Kong Wind Kamerata   Programme:   FrancaixPoulencPoulencRichard TsangGouvy QuartetSextetClarinet SonataNew piece – world premeirePetite Suite Gauloise, op.90   Details [...] more >>

Events > in Hong Kong > Le French May: Quatuor Manfred Meets RTHK Quartet

standard Le French May: Quatuor Manfred Meets RTHK Quartet

Date: 2013/05/10 Time: 8PM Venue: Lyric Theatre. HKAPA Presenter(s): Le French May Artist(s): Quatuor Manfred, RTHK Quartet   Programme:   RAVELLEKEUSCHUBERTBRAHMS String quartet in F majorString octetString quartet «Quartettsatz» in C minor D.703String sextet n°1, in B-flat major op.18   [...] more >>

Events > in Hong Kong > Le French May: In a night of mainly French music

standard Le French May: In a night of mainly French music

Date: 2013/06/05 Time: 8PM Venue: Concert Hall, HKAPA Presenter(s): Le French May Artist(s): Alain Le Pichon, Ying Ying Liu, William Lane, Laurent Perrin, David Wong   Programme:   MozartFauréDebussySaint-SaënsFauréPoulencHahnSatie Clarinet trioTrois mélodiesRomance, Il pleure dans mon Cœur, Nuit d’etoilesClarinet SonataRomance, [...] more >>

Events > in Hong Kong > Le French May: Panorama of French original Harp music from the 20th century

standard Le French May: Panorama of French original Harp music from the 20th century

Date: 2013/06/08 Time: 8PM Venue: Theatre, Sheung Wan Civic Centre Presenter(s): Le French May Artist(s): Emmanuel Ceysson   Programme:   Gabriel PiernéClaude DebussyAndré CapletJacques de la PreslePierre SancanGabriel FauréAlbert RousselMarius ConstantJean-Michel Damase Impromptu-CapricePréludes: Bruyères, La fille aux cheveux de linDeux [...] more >>