Hong Kong chamber music festival opens with virtuoso performances of Bach’s brilliant Brandenburg Concertos

//Hong Kong chamber music festival opens with virtuoso performances of Bach’s brilliant Brandenburg Concertos

Hong Kong chamber music festival opens with virtuoso performances of Bach’s brilliant Brandenburg Concertos

There is little evidence to suggest that J.S. Bach conceived his six Brandenburg Concertos as a set, and the decision by organisers of the 11th Beare’s Premiere Music Festival in Hong Kong to present them in a single concert was a bold one. But so began nine days of chamber music performances, with an evening featuring world-class soloists and local artists.The fourth concerto was the highlight of the concert’s first half, with Welsh-born flautist Emily Beynon a radiant presence who, with…

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