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Special notice


In view of the latest situation of COVID-19 and uncertainties in global business travels, along with discussions with our tour presenters, performing venues and related partners, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s (HK Phil) tour to Japan and Korea, originally have been rescheduled to a later time of the year, now has been cancelled.

The HK Phil, Music Director Jaap van Zweden, our Board of Governors as well as the administration put the health and well-being of our audience, players and staff at the forefront of our priorities. We sincerely hope that the orchestra’s home city, as well as other parts of the world, will recover soon and overcome the current challenging situation. The orchestra and its Music Director Jaap van Zweden look forward to performing for audiences in Japan and Korea in the near future.

The HK Phil would like to thank our tour presenters in Japan and Korea, our performing venue partners, as well as sponsors, for their support.
Ticket holders for the affected concerts, please visit websites of relevant performing venues for ticketing assistance.

Fan Ting (Violinist, Conductor, HK Phil Fundraising Committee)

In my pursuit of art, the support of the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund has made a decisive impact on me.


Christine Wong (Second Violinist, HK Phil)

I am grateful that I received the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund to pursue my first year of study at the Juilliard School. Following graduation, I was fortunate to join the HK Phil violin section.


Sophia Woo (Percussionist, HK Phil)

The Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund gave me confidence and motivated me to continue music studies in London.


Colleen Lee (Pianist)

With the support of the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund, I was able to pursue my dreams and career.


Kitty Cheung (Violinist)

As one of the only overseas music scholarships available when I went to university, the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund truly changed my life.

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Wong Chi-yan (Pianist)

The aid provided by the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund is indispensable to all aspiring musicians in our colourful city. Share this great news with your friends, embrace music, and let the journey begin.


Kwan Sheung-fung (Cor Anglais Player, HK Phil)

The generous support of the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund allowed me to study abroad, and now as a member of the HK Phil family, I want to pass along the legacy to the next generation.

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Toby Chan (Co-Principal Bassoonist, HK Phil)

I would not have been able to fully experience my music studies in New York without the tremendous support from the Bernard van Zuiden Music Fund. Don't miss the opportunity to study abroad.