Concert celebrating Chinese Communist Party’s centenary to show Hong Kong’s ‘unique’ blend of East and West

//Concert celebrating Chinese Communist Party’s centenary to show Hong Kong’s ‘unique’ blend of East and West

Concert celebrating Chinese Communist Party’s centenary to show Hong Kong’s ‘unique’ blend of East and West

A mainland China-born, Julliard-trained violin virtuoso who has lived in Hong Kong for a quarter of a century hopes to send a message about the city’s diversity through music when the string orchestra she founded eight years ago gives a celebratory concert featuring a variety of influences. Yao Jue, 56, won first prize in the Chinese National Violin Competition at the age of 16 and received a full scholarship to study in the United States, first at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, then…

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