Tea House Chamber Music Series: Young Pro Platform – Venture Into The Unknown

Xiqu Centre Tea House Theatre

Overview

Four unconventional performances of chamber music for three to six players showcasing a wide spectrum of musical styles and genres

Description

Between July and October, the talented emerging musicians of Young Pro Platform – part of The Orchestra Academy Hong Kong – present four unconventional chamber music concerts in the intimate setting of the Xiqu Centre Tea House Theatre. Mixing strings, woodwind, brass and percussion, the concerts are devised for three to six players and showcase a wide spectrum of musical styles and genres, including classical, contemporary and pop music. 

 

The Young Pro Platform comprises 19 graduates of the School of Music at The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. It is one of the core schemes of The Orchestra Academy Hong Kong, a programme co-directed by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. 

 

The Tea House Chamber Music series offers audiences a diverse range of performances by prominent Hong Kong musicians in the intimate setting of the Xiqu Centre’s Tea House Theatre. Stay tuned for details of upcoming events.

 

Programme:
26 July 2022 (Tuesday)
Music for 3 
Beethoven Trio in C Major op. 87 
Robert Honstein Patter
Poulenc Sonata for Horn, Trumpet and Trombone
Kevin Puts And Legions Will Rise 

 

30 August 2022 (Tuesday)
Music for 4 
Françaix Wind Quartet
Martinu Quartet for Clarinet, Horn, Cello and Side-drum 
Mark Fish Pictures of Miró
Bryce Dessner Aheym 

 

27 September 2022 (Tuesday)
Music for 5 
Ligeti Six Bagatelles for Wind Quintet 
Arnold Three Shanties 
Nielsen Serenata in Vano, CNW 69
Richard Strauss (arr. Hasenöhrl) Till Eulenspiegel, einmal anders! 

 

25 October 2022 (Tuesday)
Music for 6 
Nico Muhly Motion 
Ozno Zoon (2021) op. 11Y
Janacek Mladi
Guillaume Connesson Sextuor
Lucky Chops Danza 

 

Artistic Team:
Violin: Calvin Cheng Ho-chung
Viola: Martin Kuo
Cello: Shawn Tam 
Double Bass: Yvonne Chan Yui-woon
Flute: Angus Lee Yi-wei, Alice Hui Ka-ching
Oboe: Cecilia Wan Lok-yu, Kenneth Sze Yu-hey
Clarinet: Eric Fung Chi-hang, Frederick Fung Chi-chuen
Bassoon: Kaden Yim Ho-yan, So Lo-ling
Saxophone: Jacky Leung, Herman Pong Tin-yau 
Horn: Rainbow Sun Xijun
Trumpet: Oscar Lam Wai-hang
Trombone: Jimmy Chiu Hon-kuen
Percussion: Sunny Ho Tze-fai, Bryony Che Hiu-lam 

 

Co-presented with:

The Orchestra Academy Hong Kong

 

The Orchestra Academy Hong Kong is the first joint programme co-directed by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, funded by “TrustTomorrow” of The Swire Group Charitable Trust.

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