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JAAP & Alexandre Kantorow I


JAAP & Alexandre Kantorow I

16 Feb 2024 (Fri) 8:00PM
Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall

For ages 6 and above

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SHOSTAKOVICHSymphony no. 9
RACHMANINOVRhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
BRAHMSSymphony no. 1 


As part of its 50th anniversary celebration, the HK Phil and Music Director Jaap van Zweden will embark on an eight-city European tour with the first French pianist to win the International Tchaikovsky Competition, Alexandre Kantorow. Hailed as the “young tsar of the piano” (Classica), Kantorow plays Rachmaninov’s Paganini Rhapsody in this pre-tour concert. Jaap conducts the First Symphony of Brahms and Shostakovich’s Ninth Symphony.

The concert runs approximately 2 hours, with an intermission.





  • 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