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Special notice

2020-05-15

In view of the latest situation of COVID-19 and uncertainties in global business travels, along with discussions with our tour presenters, performing venues and related partners, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s (HK Phil) tour to Japan and Korea, originally have been rescheduled to a later time of the year, now has been cancelled.

The HK Phil, Music Director Jaap van Zweden, our Board of Governors as well as the administration put the health and well-being of our audience, players and staff at the forefront of our priorities. We sincerely hope that the orchestra’s home city, as well as other parts of the world, will recover soon and overcome the current challenging situation. The orchestra and its Music Director Jaap van Zweden look forward to performing for audiences in Japan and Korea in the near future.

The HK Phil would like to thank our tour presenters in Japan and Korea, our performing venue partners, as well as sponsors, for their support.
 
Ticket holders for the affected concerts, please visit websites of relevant performing venues for ticketing assistance.
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Guillermo Salvat

Guillermo  Salvat

A professional Tango performer since 1999, Guillermo Salvat joined the cast of the show Una Noche de Tango in Buenos Aires in 2001. Since then he has performed and taught in over 30 countries in the five continents. He has been part of prestigious companies such as Tangox2 and Solo Tango, and has participated as guest star in shows like Tango & Fire, Piazzolla Puro, Soñando Tangos (Italy), and as choreographer in Estampas Porteñas (Australia and New Zealand), Magia de Tango (Colombia) and Masters of Tango (USA). He has performed in the Sydney Opera House, the Kremlin Theatre in Moscow, the Teatro Brancaccio in Rome, the Canecaô in Rio de Janeiro and the Luna Park in Buenos Aires, as well as at the most prestigious tango show in Buenos Aires, Esquina Carlos Gardel and Rojo Tango. He represented Argentina at the World Expos in 2000 Hanover, 2005 Aichi and 2010 Shanghai.

In 2006 he founded his own company and released the show Tango-A-Tierra. This has been presented so far in Buenos Aires, South Africa, Hong Kong, Russia, Ukraine, Chile and Brazil, and in 40 cities in four continents, with extraordinary success.

 

 

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