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Leningrad Symphony


Leningrad Symphony

Fri & Sat 8PM
Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall

For ages 6 and above


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MOZARTPiano Concerto No.22 in E flat, K482Listen
SHOSTAKOVICHSymphony No.7 LeningradListen


Composed as bombs and artillery rained down, and the city’s tragic siege tightened, the Leningrad Symphony was a rallying call to the world at the darkest hour of 1942. The Symphony and Shostakovich became powerful symbols of defiance: that life would go on, and that music is more powerful than war. Melvyn Tan, whose scholarly and expert performances of Mozart have made him acclaimed around the world, returns to our stage with the poignant Twenty-second.





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Free Pre-concert Talk
Time: 19/10 Fri 7:15pm - 7:45pm (English)
20/10 Sat 7:15pm - 7:45pm (Cantonese)
Venue:AC2, 4/F, Administration Building, HK Cultural Centre (19/10 Fri)
HK Cultural Centre Auditoria Building 4/F Foyer (20/10 Sat)
Speaker:Fri (English)
Raff Wilson
Director of Artistic Planning, HK Phil
Sat (Cantonese)
Jenny Lee
Radio Presenter


  • Club Bravo: 15% off
  • Members of Young Audience Scheme: 55% off (Max. 2 tickets), 10% off for accompanying adults (Max. 2 tickets)
  • Full-time Students, Citizens aged 60 or above, People with Disability and CSSA recipients: 50% off (With Quota, this discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offers)
  • Group discount: 10-19: 10% off, 20 or above: 20% off
  • Staff of Swire Group: 15% off
  • Members of 10% off
  • Students of HK Polytechnic University, City University of HK, Lingnan University, Chinese University, HK Baptist University, University of HK and HK University of Science & Technology: 55% off (Max. 2 tickets)
  • Friends of Hong Kong Ballet, CCDC Dance Generation Premium Member, HK Rep Pals and CY Buddies: 10% off (Max. 2 tickets)
Please switch off your mobile phone and any other beeping device before the concert.
Except with permission from the management, record, filming and photography are not allowed.
If the music contains more than one movement, kindly reserve your applause until the end of the entire work.
Latecomers will miss the concerto.