January, 2016

In Tune > Society > - Roman de Fauvel - : Straight from the Horse’s Mouth
by Georg Predota | January 30th, 2016

standard Roman de Fauvel: Straight from the Horse’s Mouth

The Roman de Fauvel is an early 14th-century satirical poem preserved in a beautifully decorated manuscript. Attributed to Gervais de Bus, a clerk at the French royal chancery, the narrative is divided into two books. It details the rise of [...] more >>

My music > Joubert: Instant Moment (The) / Temps perdu / Sinfonietta
January 30th, 2016

standard Joubert: Instant Moment (The) / Temps perdu / Sinfonietta

Temps Perdu, Op.99 Variation 4: Envoi From Joubert: Instant Moment (The) / Temps perdu / Sinfonietta (2015) Released by Naxos Joubert: Temps Perdu, Op.99 – Variation 4: EnvoiBorn in Cape Town, John Joubert won a scholarship to study at the [...] more >>

Media > The Neuroscience of Drumming: Researchers Discover the Secrets of Drumming & The Human Brain
January 29th, 2016

standard The Neuroscience of Drumming: Researchers Discover the Secrets of Drumming & The Human Brain

An old musician’s joke goes “there are three kinds of drummers in the world—those who can count and those who can’t.” But perhaps there is an even more global divide. Perhaps there are three kinds of people in the world—those [...] more >>

Events > in Hong Kong > Szymanowski Quartet & HKU Composers (with guest pianist Mary Wu)

standard Szymanowski Quartet & HKU Composers (with guest pianist Mary Wu)

Date: 2016/4/23 Time: 7.30PM Venue: Grand Hall, Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, HKU Presenter(s): Cultural Management Office, HKU Artist(s): Szymanowski Quartet, Mary Wu Programme: HAYDNSZYMANOWSKIBACEWICZ String Quartet in E-flat major, Op. 33, No. 2, “The Joke”Nocturne and Tarantella (arr. Myroslav [...] more >>