A signature event, “HK Phil Tour 2017” Orchestral Performance cum Opening Reception, specially arranged by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO) in Singapore in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region this year, was staged at the Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore on May 1, 2017.
Fung Lam – Quintessence
(Singapore premiere, HK Phil commission)
Mozart – Violin Concerto No. 4
Mahler – Symphony No. 1
Conductor: Jaap van Zweden
Violin: Ning Feng
Conductor Jaap van Zweden on HK Phil:
Volinist Ning Feng with HK Phil:
The performance was spectacular and mind capturing. The audience gave a standing ovation for the orchestra after the performance as a sign of appreciation and gratitude.