Hong Kong renowned pianist and educator Dr. Cheng Wai, along with the Hong Kong Children's Symphony Orchestra will present two concerts, “The Music World of Cheng Wai”, this April. On 7 April, Dr. Cheng will cooperate with our honorary guest conductor Prof. Johnny Poon to perform Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G major and the Chinese piano masterpiece Yellow River. HKCSO will perform Liszt’s sixth symphonic poem “Mazeppa”, conducted by the resident conductor Jeff Leung.
For the 8 April concert, Dr. Cheng will play Temptations, a piano concerto composed by the musical director Dr. Yip Wai-hong, with the honorary guest conductor Prof. Poon. In the same concert, HKSCO will also perform the Dvořák’s ninth symphony "From the New World" under Jeff Leung’s baton.