Cancelled: Journey to the Heartland
Folk-inspired chamber music

14 January 2022 (Friday) 7:30 pm Duration: approx. 80 mins without interval.
Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall View map
$480 $320 $180

Cancellation Notice: In view of the government’s decision to close all performance venues because of the current situation with COVID-19, we are very sad to announce that this event is cancelled. Ticket holders shall receive a full refund in accordance to the ticket value, as detailed below:

For ticket holders who made their purchase via art-mate or, your tickets will be automatically refunded to the account of which you made your payment (i.e. PayPal or PayMe).

For ticket holders who made their purchases via URBTIX, please contact our Box Office Manager Ms Cheung at on or before 28 Feb, 2022.

Due to recently tightened travel restrictions, Jamal Aliyev will not be able to join the festival. Cellist Xin Shi and piano duo HK Duo will step in for the performance with a slight adjustment to the programme below.

This is a tribute to the rich musical traditions of the countryside, featuring warmly lyrical music incorporating folk melodies, be it Slavic, Gypsy, Bohemian and Hungarian. Composers from different eras and styles integrate folk elements and catchy tunes into sophisticated classical compositions.


SHOSTAKOVICH 5 Pieces for 2 Violins and Piano
Dan Zhu (violin),Ruda Lee (violin), Chiyan Wong (piano)

Hungarian Dances (selection) for Piano 4 Hands
HK Duo (Ling Hui and Julie Kuok)

Romanian Folk Dances, Sz. 56, BB 68
Dan Zhu (violin), Vanessa Wong Wai Yin (piano)

DVOŘÁK Piano Trio No. 4 in E minor, Op. 90, “Dumky”
Dan Zhu (violin), Xin Shi (cello), Zee Zee (piano)

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.
For ages 6 or above unless otherwise specified.
Programme and artists are subject to change. Premiere Performances of Hong Kong reserves the right of decision in case of dispute.

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14 January 2022 (Friday) 7:30 pm Duration: approx. 80 mins without interval.
Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall View map
$480 $320 $180

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