City Hall Virtuosi Series: Violin and Piano Duo Concert by Tasmin Little and Mary Wu

Tasmin Little Mary Wu

Date: 25.06.2017 (Sun)
Time: 8pm
Venue: HK City Hall Concert Hall
Tickets: $300, $200, $120

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Programme

Brahms – Scherzo in C Minor for Violin and Piano (from F-A-E Sonata)

Schubert – Sonatina in D for Violin and Piano, D. 384

Debussy – L’isle joyeuse, L. 106

Delius – Violin Sonata No. 2

Albéniz (arr. Jennings & Little) – Leyenda (from Suite Española, Op. 47)

Franck – Sonata in A for Violin and Piano, Op. 162

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“City Hall Virtuosi Series: Violin and Piano Duo Concert by Tasmin Little and Mary Wu” will be presented by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department to delight Hong Kong music lovers in June.

The programme will feature Brahms’ “Scherzo in C Minor” (from “F.A.E. Sonata”), Schubert’s “Sonatina in D, Op. 137, No. 1, D384″, Debussy’s “L’isle joyeuse”, Delius’ “Sonata No. 2″, Albéniz’s “Leyenda” (from “Suite Española, Op. 47″) (arranged by Jennings and Little) and Franck’s “Sonata in A, Op. 162″.

Tasmin Little has performed in some of the most prestigious venues of the world. Her concerto appearances include those with the Berliner Philharmoniker, the Bournemouth Symphony, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra, the New York Philharmonic, the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and all the BBC Orchestras. Little’s varied career encompasses international concerto and recital performances, master classes, workshops and community outreach work as well as numerous world premiere performances.

Mary Wu was hailed as “one of the most gifted pianists of her generation” for her “musical variety, profundity and sensitivity” by the late Vlado Perlemuter, and was also praised by the late Yehudi Menuhin as having “a captivating poetical quality to her playing”. Wu has performed extensively in Europe, Asia and North America, including performances with Lord Menuhin in the United Kingdom and Germany, and in festivals including the Hong Kong Arts Festival, the Singapore Arts Festival, the Macau Arts Festival, the Hell Hot New Music Festival in Hong Kong and the Ibiza Festival in Spain.

“City Hall Virtuosi Series: Violin and Piano Duo Concert by Tasmin Little and Mary Wu” will be held at 8pm on June 25 (Sunday) at the Concert Hall of Hong Kong City Hall. Tickets priced at $120, $200 and $300 are now available at URBTIX (www.urbtix.hk). For telephone credit card bookings, please call 2111 5999. For programme enquiries and concessionary schemes, please call 2268 7321 or
visit www.lcsd.gov.hk/CE/CulturalService/Programme/en/music/programs_233.html.

Music@Christmas – A solo piano recital

Music@Christmas

Date: Dec 26, 2016 (Boxing Day)
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: HK City Hall Concert Hall
Tickets: HK$350/$280/$220/$110
Guest appearance: Romer String Quartet

Programme includes:
M. Reger Weihnachtstraum from Op.17 No.9
J.S. Bach / W. Kempff Largo from F minor Keyboard Concerto, BWV 1056
Wanghua Chu (儲望華) Variations on “Twinkle Twinkle Little Star”
J. Brahms 7 Fantasien, Op.116
S. Prokofiev Piano Sonata No.3, Op.28
W.A.Mozart Piano concerto in d minor, K466 (Piano and String Quartet version arr. Lachner)
E. Granados “Los Requiebros” from Goyescas

雷格:《聖誕之夢》, 作品17, 第9號
巴哈/肯普夫:F小調鍵盤協奏曲, 廣板, BWV 1056
儲望華:《小星星主题变奏曲》
布拉姆斯:幻想曲, 作品116
普羅高菲夫:第3號鋼琴奏鳴曲
莫扎特:第20號D小調鋼琴協奏曲, K. 466*
(*鋼琴及樂隊伴奏譜由拉赫納改編)
葛拉納多斯:自《哥雅之畫》的「情人的話」

*Discount Offer is available for all ticket besides the ticket at HK$110 and patrons can enjoy only one of the following offers:
Half-price tickets are available for senior citizens aged over 60, people with disabilities, and minder, full-time students with quota (Extra offer: Purchase 20 or more student tickets can enjoy extra 5% off. )
20%off tickets are available for Music for life members, HK Piano/Electone Teachers’ Circle members, Hong Kong Music Tutors Union members and Friends of Radio 4 members for purchasing the standard price.
Group tickets discount: 10%off for each purchase of 2-3 standard tickets; 15% off for 4-9 standard tickets; 20% off for 10 or more standard tickets.

*以下購票優惠不適用於HK$110之門票,並只可享以下其一﹕
60歲以上高齡、殘疾人士及看護人、全日制學生可享半價優惠,額滿即止
通利琴行Music for life會員、香港鋼琴/電子琴教師協會會員、香港音樂導師同盟會員及第四台之友會員可享八折優惠
每次購買正價門票2-3張可獲九折優惠﹔4-9張可獲八五折優惠﹔10張或以上可獲八折優惠

PIANO DUO CONCERT by Nancy Loo and Mary Wu

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PIANO DUO CONCERT – Nancy Loo and Mary Wu
羅乃新及吳美樂雙鋼琴音樂會

Pianist Mary Wu will join force with long-time collaborator Nancy Loo,
in the third concert of this year’s MUSICARAMA, for a concert of music for two pianos.

20.11.2016
8 p.m.
Sunday 星期日
Hong Kong City Hall Theatre
香港大會堂劇院

Musica del Cuore – Concert on the Valentine’s Eve

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A FREE EVENT FOR ALL!!! – Pianist Mary Wu will be performing in Musica del Cuore, a concert series at Citibank Plaza, Central.

Date: 13 February (Friday)
Time: 6pm
Venue: CITIBANK PLAZA, Lower ground floor.

Concert Programme

Sergei Rachmaninov – Paganini Variation no. 18
Frédéric Chopin – Etude Op. 10/3 | Minute Waltz, Op. 64/1
Enrique Granados – Maiden and the Nightingale
Isaac Albéniz – Triana
Franz Liszt /Robert Schumann – Widmung
Maurice Ravel – Alborada
Franz Liszt – Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2

Please visit: http://musicadelcuore.com.hk/ for further information.

THE MOZART CONNECTION

Presented by the Hong Kong Chamber Music Society Ltd. , leading Hong Kong pianist Mary Wu will be collaborating once again with the concertmaster of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta, James Cuddeford, in the coming “Concert & Dinner” on 27th January, 2015. In celebration of the birth of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, one of the most ingenious musical talent ever, the concert features music by the composer and also works of composers that being inspired by / has inspired our birthday boy of January. It will be a lovely evening of exquisite chamber music, followed by a fine dining experience and most of all, nice conversation with old and new music friends. (P.S. Not a bundled event. Concert ticket can be purchased solely. Student tickets available.) Please come and join us!!

Concert Programme

J. S. Bach – Sonata for violin and piano in A, BWV 1015

W.A. Mozart – Sonata for piano and violin in E-flat, K.481

L. v. Beethoven – Sonata for piano and violin, Op. 30 No. 2

M. de Falla – Selection from Suite populaire espagnole

Please see the poster below for further information.
Or visit: http://chambermusic.homestead.com/150127.html

The-Mozart-Connection

Mary Wu

Lastest performance available

From the “Manhattan – HK Music Festival”
A selection included Faure’s Piano Quartet No. 1, F. Liszt transcription of Schumann’s “Widmung” and Liszt’s Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 is now available through the “Listen” section.

Lastest video available

HKFO2012: Rhapsody in Red – Mary WU’s Rachmaninoff
Pianist Mary Wu’s newest video from the “HKFO2012: Rhapsody in Red – Mary WU’s Rachmaninoff” is available now.

Please go to our YouTube channel for complete listing.