Hong Kong Philharmonic OrchestraMusic Director: Jaap van Zweden
The Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (HK Phil) is one of Asia’s foremost orchestras, presenting more than 150 concerts over a 44-week season. Recently the HK Phil has won the prestigious Gramophone’s 2019 Orchestra of the Year Award – the first orchestra in Asia to receive this accolade. The HK Phil runs an extensive education programme, commissions new works, and nurtures local talent. With Music Director Jaap van Zweden since 2012, the HK Phil has toured to Europe, Asia, Australia, and on numerous occasions to Mainland China. Yu Long is Principal Guest Conductor and Lio Kuokman is Resident Conductor.
|Vasily Petrenko & Nobuyuki Tsujii|
|Vasily Petrenko | Mahler 4|
|Jaap & Lang Lang|
|Disney Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Live in Concert|
|Swire Saturday Family Series: Disney Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas Live in Concert|
|China Life (Overseas) And HKCEA Proudly Sponsor: New Year Celebration|
|Swire Denim Series: Hans Zimmer's Greatest Hits|
|50th Anniversary Celebrations: Beethoven | Choral Fantasy|
|Sing Along Beethoven Choral Fantasy|
|Swire Denim Series: Soulful Jazz Evening with Ted Lo|
|Kahchun Wong & Julian Rachlin|
|Swire Maestro Series: Jaap & Alexandre Kantorow I|
|Swire Maestro Series: Jaap & Alexandre Kantorow II|
|Swire Maestro Series: Paavo Järvi & Alena Baeva|
|BBC Seven Worlds One Planet Live in Concert|
|Michael Sanderling | Shostakovich Symphony No. 6|
|Swire Denim Series: Michael Sanderling Happy Hour with Mozart|
|Jukka-Pekka Saraste Eroica Symphony|
|Mainland Pre-Tour Concert: Mendelssohn Violin Concerto|
|Mainland Pre-Tour Concert: Butterfly Lovers Violin Concerto|
|Opera in Concert: Jaap | The Flying Dutchman|
|50th Anniversary Celebrations: Farewell to Our Music Director|
|Season Finale: Tarmo Peltokoski & Seong-Jin Cho|
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