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Rapturous Russian Quartets
(String Quartet)

HK Phil × Tai Kwun: Chamber Music Series

Rapturous Russian Quartets
(String Quartet)

11 OCT 2021 (Mon) 7:30pm
JC Cube, Tai Kwun

For aged 6 and above

Venue Information

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$200

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Available at URBTIX from 30 AUG 2021

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

Programme

Philip GLASSString Quartet no. 2, CompanyListen
SHOSTAKOVICHString Quartet no. 8 in C minor, op. 110Listen
PROKOFIEVString Quartet no. 1 in B minor, op. 50Listen

 

The three works have a shared sense of pathos and for different reasons, there is an underlying sadness and yearning for brighter, happier times. Each piece uses the qualities available in the string quartet to allow introspection as well as passion, and the musical ideas are as reflective of the issues of today as they were when the ink was drying on the page.

 

 

 

 

 

Artists

 

  • Ticket | $200 (Adult)
  • $150 (Full-time students, senior citizens aged 60 and above, and people with disabilities and their minders

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
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