Hong Kong refused Jaap van Zweden a quarantine waiver, leading HK Phil’s music director to cancel his remaining 2021 appearances with the city’s flagship orchestra

//Hong Kong refused Jaap van Zweden a quarantine waiver, leading HK Phil’s music director to cancel his remaining 2021 appearances with the city’s flagship orchestra

Hong Kong refused Jaap van Zweden a quarantine waiver, leading HK Phil’s music director to cancel his remaining 2021 appearances with the city’s flagship orchestra

Dutch maestro Jaap van Zweden is free to enter South Korea as a guest conductor without serving a coronavirus quarantine, but cannot enter Hong Kong – where he is music director of the city’s flagship orchestra – without doing 21 days’ quarantine.While Australian actress Nicole Kidman was granted a quarantine waiver to enter the city and the Hong Kong men’s rugby sevens team an exemption allowing them to train on some days while serving 14 days’ hotel quarantine, the Hong Kong Philharmonic’s…

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