Milestones on HK Phil’s journey to 2019 Orchestra of the Year – playing with Itzhak Perlman, Swire Group’s patronage, Jaap van Zweden taking over the baton

//Milestones on HK Phil’s journey to 2019 Orchestra of the Year – playing with Itzhak Perlman, Swire Group’s patronage, Jaap van Zweden taking over the baton

Milestones on HK Phil’s journey to 2019 Orchestra of the Year – playing with Itzhak Perlman, Swire Group’s patronage, Jaap van Zweden taking over the baton

On Thursday the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra was named 2019 Orchestra of the Year in the annual Gramophone Classical Music Awards.The award “celebrates ensembles that have made significant recorded contributions in the past year”, according to the UK-based magazine. In the case of the Hong Kong Philharmonic, it was its milestone recordings of Wagner’s The Ring Cycle – made at concert performances between 2015 and 2018 and released as a 14-disc set by the Naxos label last year – that saw it…

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