47th Orchestral Season

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Tribute to Maestros

From the Peng Xiuwen Collection – Chinese Rhapsody

Date and Time
22-23/9/2023 (Fri,Sat) 8:00pm
Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall
Ticket Fee
$400, $350, $300, $250
Yan Huichang
Performed by
Guest Concertmaster : Shen Cheng
Guan:Qin Jitao
Peng Xiuwen is one of the trailblazers of modern Chinese orchestral music. With an oeuvre of hundreds of works ranging from original compositions to arrangements, he has left behind an enduring legacy. To tie in with the publication of the 10-volume Collection of Works of Peng Xiuwen by the Chinese publishing group, Modern Press Co. Ltd., the HKCO has curated a concert series entitled In Tribute – The Legacy of Peng Xiuwen to share with music enthusiasts his timeless masterpieces.

Shifan Luogu   Song of the General   Traditional wind and percussion piece of southern Jiangsu Province  Arr. Peng Xiuwen

Beautiful Clouds Chasing the Moon   Ren Guang   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

Days of Emancipation   Zhu Jian’er   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

Fallen Flowers Carried Away by the Flowing Water   Cantonese music   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

Octet for Chinese Folk Music  The Moon over Guanshan   Qin tune   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

Purple Bamboo Tune   Folk music of Jiangsu   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

As the Moon Rises   Ancient tune   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

The Return of Spring (aka The Spring of the Hezhe People)   Peng Xiuwen

Guan and Orchestra  Torrents of the River  Winds and drums of southern   Liaoning   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

Late Autumn on Yanshan   Peng Xiuwen

Chinese Rhapsody   Xian Xinghai   Arr. Peng Xiuwen

The concert runs approximately 65 minutes without intermission.

【Open Rehearsal】

Date:22/9/2023 (Fri)


Location:Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall

Capacity:100 (First-come-first-serve)

Free of charge



Inquiry:WhatsApp 9060 9967

【Pre-Concert Talk】

Date:22/9/2023 (Fri)


Location:Lobby, 4/F, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Speaker:Professor Christopher Pak(Head of Academic Studies in Music, HKAPA)

Capacity:100 (First-come-first-serve)

Free of charge



Inquiry:WhatsApp 9060 9967