About the Event
Experience the breathtaking Kulturpalast Dresden and immerse yourself in its stunning architecture, while indulging in a concert that will awaken your appreciation for classical music. This unique event harmoniously blends Western and Eastern musical perspectives, under the masterful direction of chief conductor Jaap van Zweden. The renowned Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, known as one of the top orchestras in Asia, will transport you to the sonorous realms of its homeland with a captivating composition by Daniel Lo. Following this, the orchestra will enchant you with Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto, considered by many to be his most exquisite work. The gifted French pianist, Alexandre Kantorow, who is hailed as one of the brightest talents in the piano scene, will mesmerize you with his virtuoso performance. The evening concludes with Shostakovich's Symphony No. 9, a beloved piece that premiered in 1945 and serves as a musical reminder of peace.
|Jaap van Zweden
|Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra