Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra ready to open city’s arts festival with programme of premieres and past commissions

//Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra ready to open city’s arts festival with programme of premieres and past commissions

Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra ready to open city’s arts festival with programme of premieres and past commissions

In normal times, Hong Kong’s only professional Chinese orchestra performs every three or four days on average and embarks on multiple international tours each year. So the past 12 months have required a major adjustment by the 100-plus members of the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (HKCO), as the Covid-19 pandemic led to the cancellation of more than 100 of its concerts in public venues and schools in the city, and to the putting on hold of tours to Europe and China.The players continued to perform…

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