FREEDOM IN THE SHADOWS - CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT
Never yielded, our giants yearned for freedom in shadows,
Withered their bodies may be, their spirits
Never waned; they may be
Gone, but their ethos will pass on.
Piano Sonata No.31 in A-flat major, Op.110 – Beethoven
Sonata in B minor, S.178 – Liszt
Requiem in D minor, Op.48 (Transcribed for Solo Piano) – Fauré-Naoumoff
OPEN LAB @ FRINGE CLUB TRIBUTE TO DEATH
KJ SOLO PIANO RECITAL:
TRIBUTE TO DEATH
Death is inevitable, yet a taboo. The mystery of death has formed our culture, haunted our civilization, shadowed our existence.
Pianist KaJeng Wong brings us an unconventional recital, “Tribute to Death”, programming the masterpieces by Beethoven, Liszt and Fauré amongst his sharing on philosophy of life and death.
MUSIC LAB SEASONAL FINALE:
MADE IN HONG KONG
CLASSICAL MUSIC X VISUAL ARTS
4 & 13.8.2014
Music Lab’s Seasonal Finale Made from and Made in Hong Kong is a multi-disciplinary production that aims to experiment the fermentation between orchestral music with visual elements. Under the baton of conductor Wilson Ng, Music Lab Orchestra will jointly present several orchestral works with renowned pianists Nancy Loo and KaJeng Wong. A variety of visual elements go along with the music, with illustrations by Oychir, photographs by Cheung Chi Wai and paintings by Vivian Ho will explore topics such as Hong Kong’s historical development, the forgotten island and also issues related to our identities.
P R O G R A M M E
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune – Debussy
Mother Goose Suite – Ravel
Rhapsody in Blue – Gershwin
Pictures at an Exhibition - The Piano Concerto (Asia Premiere) – Mussorgsky-Naoumoff
/ P E R F O R M E R S /
Piano Nancy Loo
Piano KaJeng Wong
Conductor Wilson Ng
Music Lab Orcehstra
P R O G R A M M E
Piano Sonata No.31 in A-flat major, Op.110
Sonata in B minor, S.178
Requiem in D minor, Op.48 (Transcribed for Solo Piano)
WHEN LOVE ENCOUNTERS
Classical Music x Pop Music
Tribute to the first East-meet-West Valentine Festival since 1995, Music Lab portrays the intimacy between the butterfly and the flower, featuring singer Hubert Wu and Mezzo-Soprano Melody Sze. Music Lab Orchestra, conducted by Wilson Ng, will also introduce the eternal triangle among Johannes Brahms, Robert Schumann and Clara Schumann with two selected symphony movements by the respective composers.