Cancelled: Chamber Music Gala with Cho-Liang Lin

21 January 2021 (Thursday) 7:30 pm Duration: 2 hours including an interval
Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall View map
$180, $380, $480

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Programme Cancellation

Premiere Performances of Hong Kong announces the cancellation of Beare’s Premiere Music Festival 2021. In view of the current situation of COVID-19, with performance venues under the Leisure and Cultural Services Department closed until further notice, as well as continually-changing global travel and in-bound quarantine measures, the 2021 Beare’s Premiere Music Festival is unable to go on as planned.

Ticket holders can receive a refund (ticket value). All ticket holders should fill out the refund / ticket exchange form on or before 31 March 2021.

Premiere Performances would like to express its deepest gratitude to all participating artists, sponsors, collaborators, and ticket-buyers for their continued support of the Beare’s Premiere Music Festival, despite the pandemic.

Should you have any inquiries, please do not hesitate to contact Ms. Cheung of Premiere Performances at

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rare combination of virtuosity and humanity”
Los Angeles Times on Cho-Liang Lin

Beare’s Premiere Music Festival 2021 comes to a spirited finale with a programme curated and performed by Artistic Director Cho-Liang Lin! Come along to our celebration of music-making in this very difficult time.

Click here to read new house rules of Hong Kong City Hall against COVID-19.


BARBER Dover Beach, Op. 3
Benjamin Appl (baritone), Stephanie Jeong (violin), Kitty Cheung (violin), Masumi Per Rostad (viola), Li-Wei Qin (cello)

BEETHOVEN Selection of Irish and Welsh Folk Song Arrangements
Benjamin Appl (baritone), Stephanie Jeong (violin), Li-Wei Qin (cello), Shai Wosner (piano)

R. STRAUSS  Morgen! Op. 27, No.4
Benjamin Appl (baritone), Stephanie Jeong (violin), Shai Wosner (piano)

JOPLIN / arr. MILONE  The Entertainer, Ragtime Dance

DELIBES / arr. MILONE Flower Duet from Lakmé 

PIAZZOLLA / arr. MILONE Oblivion, Libertango
Akiko Suwanai (violin), Cho-Liang Lin (violin), Stephanie Jeong (violin), Kitty Cheung (violin), Masami Nagai (bass)


BRAHMS String Quintet in G major, Op. 111
Cho-Liang Lin (violin), Stephanie Jeong (violin), Masumi Per Rostad (viola), Andrew Ling (viola), Li-Wei Qin (cello)

Programme and artists may be subject to change

Participating Musicians

Benjamin Appl, baritone
Kitty Cheung, violin
Stephanie Jeong, violin
Cho-Liang Lin, violin
Andrew Ling, viola
Masami Nagai, bass
Li-Wei Qin, cello
Masumi Per Rostad, viola
Akiko Suwanai, violin
Shai Wosner, piano

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21 January 2021 (Thursday) 7:30 pm Duration: 2 hours including an interval
Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall View map
$180, $380, $480

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