The HK Phil’s open rehearsals are a unique, behind-the-scenes experience giving young people the opportunity to observe our players, conductors, and guest artists at work. Applications are free of charge. Each season around 10 open rehearsals are scheduled.
In order to attend our open rehearsals, you should belong to either/both of the following categories:
- Young Audience Scheme members may apply individually and bring up to 5 guests.
- Schools, colleges and tertiary institutions may apply as groups through teachers.
Seats are allocated on a first come, first served basis.
Open Rehearsal Schedule
|Rehearsal Date||Rehearsal Time||Related Concert||Application Deadline|
|27 Dec 2019 (Fri) FULL||2:30-3:30pm||A Viennese New Year||27 Nov 2019 (Wed)|
3 Jan 2020 (Fri)
|2:30-3:30pm||Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert||3 Dec 2019 (Tue)|
|2 Apr 2020 (Thu)*||2:30-3:30pm||BBC Planet Earth II in Concert||2 Mar 2020 (Mon)|
|9 Apr 2020 (Thu)*||2:30-3:30pm||Jurassic Park in Concert||9 Mar 2020 (Mon)|
*The Open Rehearsal Schedule is subject to updates. (Last updated: 21 Oct 2019)
Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall
About 1-1.5 hours
Please gather at the foyer 15 minutes before the rehearsal commences
- Recording, filming and photo-taking are not allowed.
- Please switch off your mobile phone and any other beeping devices before the rehearsal.
- Please reserve your applause so as not to distract our musicians.
- No eating or drinking in the concert hall.
- The Hong Kong Philharmonic reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the rehearsals without prior notice.
- The conductor and soloist reserve the right to amend the rehearsal orders and repertoire.
Education and Outreach (Open Rehearsals Booking)
The Hong Kong Philharmonic Society Ltd,
Level 8 Administration Building,
Hong Kong Cultural Centre,
Tsim Sha Tsui
Office hours (Mon - Fri): 9:00am - 12:30pm; 2pm - 5:45pm