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HK Phil x Ted Lo | Jazz Up

Swire Denim Series

HK Phil x Ted Lo | Jazz Up

Change of Conductor

Change of Conductor

4 JUN 2021 (Fri) 8:00pm
5 JUN 2021 (Sat) 8:00pm
Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

For ages 6 and above


House Programme  

Venue Information

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$480 $380 $280

Available at URBTIX from 4 MAY 2021

Ticketing enquiries (URBTIX): 3761 6661
Programme enquiries: 2721 2332


Claude BOLLINGSuite for Chamber Orchestra and Jazz Piano Trio excerpt
Artie SHAWConcerto for Clarinet
Ted LO (arr. Ted LO) The Overture/The Waltz
Ted LO (arr. Ted LO) Just You
GERSHWIN (arr. Ted LO) “Summertime” 
Richard ROGERS & Lorenz HART  (arr. Ted LO) “Bewitched” 
Ted LO (arr. Ted LO) Song For McCoy
John LENNON (arr. Ted LO) “Imagine” 
Ted LO (arr. Ted LO) Another Journey


Hong Kong jazz phenomenon, Ted Lo, will be joined by conductor Sylvain Gasançon*, virtuoso bass player Sylvain Gagnon, eminent saxophonist Paulo Levi, renowned drum player Anthony Fernandes and vocalists Howard McCrary, Talie Monin and Angelita Li, for two nights of soulful, improvisatory Jazz. The concert features music by Ted Lo, Gershwin, John Lennon, and the flamboyant Artie Shaw, with HK Phil Principal Clarinet Andrew Simon performing Shaw’s Concerto for Clarinet. Not to be missed by Jazz lovers across the city. 


The concert runs approximately 1.5 hours with an intermission.


* Change of Conductor

In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, the Government announced that the quarantine and testing requirements for people arriving from Taiwan will be further tightened since 17 May 2021, conductor Lio Kuokman has had to withdraw from the advertised performances of "Swire Denim Series: HK Phil X Ted Lo | Jazz Up". We are grateful that conductor Sylvain Gasançon has kindly agreed to step in. Other details remain unchanged.


Ticket-holders may continue to use their tickets for admission according to the date printed on the tickets to the updated performances.


For further enquiries, please contact the HK Phil Ticketing Office at (email); or via WhatsApp messenger at 5628 7595 (Messages ONLY).


Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra (18 May 2021)






  • Full-time students, citizens aged 60 and above, people with disabilities & the minder*, CSSA recipients: 50% off (with quota, this discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers)
    * For purchase of each concessionary ticket for people with disabilities, the customer can purchase one ticket of same concession for a minder.
  • Club Bravo members: 15% off
  • Young Audience Scheme members: 60% off (max. 1 ticket), accompanying adults – 10% off (max. 2 tickets)
  • City Contemporary Dance Company “Dance Inspirations” members, Friends of Hong Kong Ballet, Zuni Friends: 10% off
  • Chung Ying “Energy Fun Club plus” members, HKIFF Cine Fan, HKRep Pals, Friends of Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, Friends of Hong Kong Dance Company : 10% off (max. 2 tickets)
  • Discounts only available at URBTIX outlets upon presentation of valid staff/membership cards:
    • Staff of Swire Group: 15% off
    • City Contemporary Dance Company “Student Dance Inspirations” members: 10% off
    • Members of Hong Kong Arts Administrators Association, Members of Fringe Club, App Members and Staff of JOYCE, Members of The Law Society of Hong Kong, MOVie MOVie members, Members of Hong Kong Orchestral Teachers’ Circle, Members of Hong Kong Piano/Electone Teachers’ Circle, Members of Hong Kong Chinese Civil Servants' Association, HKU SPACE Alumni members: 10% off (max. 2 tickets)
  • Group Booking (standard tickets only): 10% off for 10-19 tickets, 15% off for 20+ tickets



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I. House Rules:

  • No eating or drinking
  • No photography, recording or filming
  • Please turn off your mobile phone and other electronic devices
  • Please keep noise to a minimum during the performance
  • Please reserve your applause until the end of the entire work


II. Admission Details:

  • All audiences are required to scan the "LeaveHomeSafe" QR code or register their name, contact number and the date and time of the visit before entering the venue
  • Masks must be worn throughout the venue and the concert hall
  • Temperature check is arranged at designated entrances
  • Use the disinfectant dispensers
  • Always keep social distancing
  • Your seat may be adjusted to meet the requirements of preventive measures.
  • Persons with symptoms of illness and people who have been in contact with COVID-19 patients within the last 14 days may not attend the performance

Balcony BB6/21, BC6-7/23-24 & BD8-9/24-25