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Ep. 4: Principal Clarinet Andrew Simon in Recital


LEHÁR (arr. by Stoltzman)|Vilja aria from The Merry Widow
BELLINI|Fantasia on Themes from I puritani
BRUCH|Eight Pieces for Clarinet, Viola and Piano, op. 83
No. 2 Allegro con moto
No. 6 Nachtgesang: Andante con moto
No. 7 Allegro vivace, ma non troppo


Hear HK Phil Principal Clarinet Andrew Simon bring out some of the clarinet’s more exquisite characteristics as he teams up with close friend and long-term artistic partner, pianist Warren Lee, to present a delightful programme including arias from Lehar’s The Merry Widow and Bellini’s I puritani. Principal Viola Andrew Ling joins for three pieces by Bruch, which they first performed together in public. Watch and listen as the fireworks rekindle between the two Andrews!

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