31 Mar 2019 (Sun) 3 ‑ 5pm (2 hours)
10 Salisbury Road, Tsimshatsui, Kowloon
$115 / $95 / $75
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The Music Office Annual Gala is a splendid music showcase featuring over 400 young musicians from 5 flagship groups of the Music Office performing an east-meet-west repertoire, including 'Crucifixus', 'Sinfonia for string orchestra No. 2 in D major', 'Symphonic Dances Op. 45', 'La Fiesta Mexicana' and 'Terra Cotta Warriors Fantasia' etc.

Music Office Youth Choir
Established in 1980 with a repertoire that spans from sacred to secular, classical to popular, and Chinese to Western, the Choir has performed regularly in local concerts and collaborated with many visiting music groups

Crucifixus ----------Antonio Lotti
Les Djinns (The Djinns) ----------Gabriel Fauré
Precious Lord ----------Thomas Dorsey/ arr. Sevier
Unclouded Day ----------Josiah Kelley Alwood/ arr. Kirchner

Piano Accompanist: Josie Yau
Conductor: Dr. Angelina Au

Hong Kong Youth Strings
Established in 1985. It provides advanced training for young string players who have completed their term in district string orchestras of the Music Office.

Sinfonia for string orchestra No. 2 in D major ----------Felix Mendelssohn
III.Allergo vivace
Valse Triste ----------Jean Sebelius

Conductor: Dr. Joseph Kam

Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra
Established in 1978. Many of its former members have pursued their career in music, and become eminent performers or music educators in Hong Kong.

Symphonic Dances Op. 45 ----------Sergei Rachmaninoff
I.Non Allegro
Capriccio Bohemien Op. 12 ----------Sergei Rachmaninoff

Conductor: Lee Sing-wan

~ Intermission ~

Hong Kong Youth Symphonic Band
Established in 1978. The Band has been successfully nurturing generations of young eminent musicians, and proactively introducing band music to the public in Hong Kong.

La Fiesta Mexicana ----------Herbert Owen Reed
I.Prelude and Aztec Danceo

Conductor: Pak Wing-heng

Hong Kong Youth Chinese Orchestra
Established in 1978. Since then, the Orchestra has performed in major events such as the Hong Kong Arts Festival, the Festival Fringe, the Hong Kong International Youth Arts Festival, etc. The Orchestra has toured extensively also.

Terra Cotta Warriors Fantasia ----------Peng Xiuwen
Conductor: Tsui Ying-fai

Tel: 2796 1003/ 2796 7537
Web: https://www.lcsd.gov.hk/en/mo/activities/upcoming/2019moag.html

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