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  1. Lea chooses Timmy over Casper on 'Voice PH'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 1 | ABS-CBN News

    ... ovation from the coaches. Speaking live from Hong Kong, where she had concerts with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Salonga congratulated both artists for their performances. "First of all, sabihin ko lang sa inyong dalawa na proud na proud ...

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  2. Charity concert appeal for cancer boy Henry reaches HK$1 million targetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    For a charity concert to meet its fundraising goal before a note of music is played must be some kind of record. Yet that is what happened last night at the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra's "Save Little Henry" concert.

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  3. Hong Kong Philharmonic plays for its own with charity concert for viola player's sonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... cancer that affects both eyes. With the Save Little Henry charity concert on Thursday, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, led by music director Jaap van Zweden, will come to the aid of Li, who has played viola with the orchestra since 2004. Li's ...

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  4. Osc Mba Challenge teams turn plans into actions at Swire Christmas fairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation doing excerpts from well-known musicals. Members of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing both classical and pop pieces, and there will be theatre workshops for children, as well as fun games for ...

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  5. Hong Kong conductor Elim Chan urges city to nurture musical talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... I think that it is changing, but at a very slow pace. You can tell by looking at the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra - half of them are foreigners," she said. Chan's early music training was all local. Her first conducting experience was when she ...

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  6. Carol singers hit charity high noteRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | The Standard

    ... The Changs are a family of cellists. Grandfather Chang Hsin- yu is 74 and a retired Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra musician. His grandson Sunny, eight, has been learning the instrument for three years. "I am happy to play the cello with my dad and ...

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  7. Jaap van Zweden Leads NY Philharmonic This WeekRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... been music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra since 2008 and music director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra since 2012. Mr. van Zweden received Musical America's Conductor of the Year Award 2012 in recognition of his critically ...

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  8. Leaving it to fateRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2014 | The Standard

    ... s. Chiu, who is an art lover, has several public service roles including as a member of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra board of governors.

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  9. Jaap van Zweden Leads NY Philharmonic TonightRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... been music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra since 2008 and music director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra since 2012. Mr. van Zweden received Musical America's Conductor of the Year Award 2012 in recognition of his critically ...

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  10. HK Cultural Centre - Celebrating 25 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    ... light-footed dances, noble statements, or densely layered counterpoint. Six years ago the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra strings were fuzzy around the edges, but perhaps due to the "Jaap effect" (Van Zweden has been music director since 2012) the ...

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  11. Mahler 5 - Hong Kong Philharmonic OrchestraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Those of a certain age will remember when performances of Mahler's supersized symphonies were a rarity, perhaps hard to imagine with their current level of popularity. Past difficulties in developing devoted audiences for the works are understandable.

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  12. Jaap van Zweden to Lead NY Philharmonic in Two Programs, 11/20-22 & 11/26-29Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... been music director of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra since 2008 and music director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra since 2012. Mr. van Zweden received Musical America's Conductor of the Year Award 2012 in recognition of his critically ...

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  13. Things to do this weekend: September 19-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    ... a concert this Saturday featuring cellist Richard Bamping --the principal cellist of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. Asked about what to expect from Bamping's performance of Edward Elgar's Cello Concerto, Salonga said: "His love for music has ...

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  14. HK Phil's Season Opening ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    This opening concert in the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra's 2014-15 season carried some significant markers: the orchestra turned 40 earlier this year, a milestone in musical maturity that audiences now anticipate will be regularly showcased; Jaap van Zweden was on the podium, entering his third year as music director and increasingly expected to evidence an established marriage with his excellent team of players, rather than a heady honeymoon; and Yefim Bronfman, one the world's most reliable pianists, was the concerto soloist who surely couldn't fail to excite.

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