43rd Orchestral Season

View Event Calendar
Full List Calendar

Plucked-String Notes (Cancelled)

Date and Time
16/5/2020 (Sat) 8:00 pm
Hong Kong City Hall Theatre
Ticket Fee
$220, $280
Performed by
HKCO Plucked-string Section
Artistic Advisor:Yim Hok-man
Programme Coordinator: Lau Yuek-lam
Listen to the tinkling notes of the plucked-string instruments of the HKCO! Hear new interpretations of traditional pieces, and enjoy the variety of styles of the players.

Cancellation Notice of  ‘Plucked-String Notes’

In view of the ongoing outbreak of the novel coronavirus, for the health and safety of our participating artists, audiences and colleagues, ‘Plucked-String Notes’ (originally scheduled for May 16, 2020) has been cancelled. We are actively seeking alternative arrangements to present this concert later. Please look out for our future announcements on our web page. We apologize for any inconvenience caused. 

For refund arrangements, please visit: https://bit.ly/2wVOKiy

Enquiries: 3185 1647 / keithyeung@hkco.org

Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra Office Address: 7/F, Sheung Wan Municipal Services Building 345 Queen's Road Central, Hong Kong (Marketing and Development Department)

Office hours: 10:00 – 12:30 / 14:00 – 18:00, Monday to Friday

Plucked-string Ensemble Between the Dots and the Lines Ng Cheuk-yin (Commissioned by the HKCO / World Premiere)

Ruan Ensemble Flower Drums of Fengyang – A Rhapsody Arr. by Yuwen Peng and Chen Yi-Chien  (Hong Kong Premiere)

Sanxian and Zheng High Mountain and Flowing River Henan Bantouqu Score collated by Cao Dongfu

Sanxian: Zhao Taisheng

Zheng: Yang Tsan-ju

Yangqin Duet Misty Chen Chuan-Yu (Hong Kong Premiere) 
Yangqin: Lee Meng-hsueh, Chang Chia-hsiang

Pipa Ensemble Quietly Li Boshan

Ruan Quartet The Night of the Torch Festival Wu Junsheng Instrumentation by Chuang Cheng-Ying
Ruan: Wu Man-lin (lead), Liang Wai Man, Chan Shuk Har, Hsu Tzu-wei

Plucked-string Quintet Three Folk Songs – The Riddle Song, Orchid Flowers, Green Are the Willows Arr. by Yan Huichang
Liuqin: Ge Yang
Yangqin: Li Meng-hsueh
Pipa: Zhang Ying
Zhongruan: Fung Yin Lam
Daruan: Lau Yuek-lam

Plucked-string Ensemble Qalang Smagnus Evening, Sacred Tree Grove Arr. by Jen Chung based on his own composition (Arrangement commissioned by the HKCO / Premiere)