Recitals

Rachel Cheung Piano Recital
Fantasies

31 May 2021 (Monday) 7:30 pm Duration: 75 mins without interval
Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall View map
$400, $200

Silken tone, subtle sense of color, and stunningly imaginative” Musical America

“the most sophisticated and compelling music-making” The Dallas Morning News

Click here to read the house programme

Join Hong Kong’s own Van Cliburn Finalist and Audience Award winner Rachel Cheung in this intimate and virtuosic recital!

Born and raised in Hong Kong, Rachel has dazzled audience worldwide with her “beauty and virtuosity” (Theatre Jones), giving recitals in prestigious venues including Auditorium du Louvre (Paris), Elbphilharmonie (Hamburg), Weill Recital Hall Carnegie Hall (New York) and more. Rachel is also a prize winner in many of the world’s esteemed competitions, including the Leeds, Chopin, Horowitz, Gina Bachauer and Geneva International Piano Competitions. In 2019, Rachel was awarded the Artist of the Year (Music) by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council for her outstanding achievements.

Rachel Cheung embraces her identity as “a poet, but also a dramatist” (The Dallas Morning News) in this lyrical and soulful programme of Schumann, Ravel and Chopin.

Programme

SCHUMANN
Fantasiestücke, Op. 12

RAVEL
Miroirs
III. Une barque sur l’océan
IV. Alborada del gracioso
V.  La vallée des cloches

CHOPIN
Andante spianato et grande polonaise brillante in E-flat Major, Op. 22

Pre-Concert Podcast with Rachel Cheung

Available on SpotifyGoogle Podcast, Anchor and YouTube.


Online Pre-Concert talks with Rachel Cheung on Zoom!

【In Cantonese
The Rachel behind the Stage

Guest: Rachel Cheung
Moderators: Kilian Chan, Mark Hui

18 May 2021 (Tue) 9:30-10:30 pm (HKT)
via Zoom
In Cantonese

Rachel Cheung shares her road to   becoming a pianist.

【In English 】
An Expedition to Fantasies

Guest: Rachel Cheung
Moderators: Kilian Chan, Mark Hui

24 May 2021 (Mon) 9:30-10:30 pm (HKT)
via Zoom
In English

Rachel Cheung shares her thoughts and idea behind her recital programme for 31 May.

Talks presented by Aura Music.


Rachel Cheung at Van Cliburn International Piano Competition


Audiences will be seated according to social-distancing guidelines. Audiences must observe the special measures implemented by the venue in response to the COVID-19.
Programme runs approx. 75 mins with no interval.
For ages 6 or above.

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31 May 2021 (Monday) 7:30 pm Duration: 75 mins without interval
Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall View map
$400, $200

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Discounts & Concessions

  • 50% off for full-time students, seniors (60+), disabled and the minder and CSSA recipients
  • 10% off for groups purchase of 10 or more standard tickets in one event