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The Friends of The Chopin Society of Hong Kong!
The Chopin Society of Hong Kong is a non-profit organisation that organises the Hong Kong International Piano Competition and The Joy of Music Festival, enriching the cultural life of Hong Kong and Southeast Asia with its critically acclaimed series of concerts and cultural events.
The next The Joy of Music Festival takes place from 14 to 20 October 2013, and is based at City Hall Concert Hall, Hong Kong.
There will be concerts by Ilya Rashkovskiy, Jinsang Lee (past winners of the Hong Kong International Piano Competition), cellist Giovanni Sollima with Giuseppe Andaloro, a special 2-Piano 2-Cello concert featuring a unique transcription of Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring, a recital by the 1st Prize winner of the 2013 Queen Elisabeth International Piano Competition, and guitarist Alvaro Pierri.
The esteemed British writer-broadcaster Jeremy Siepmann will continue his series of lectures over five mornings (15 to 19 October), and the subject this year is Music Criticism.
More details on this exciting festival will be released later.
The official website of the Chopin Society of Hong Kong: www.chopinsocietyhk.org
Stay tuned for further news of its exciting concerts in this blog, which will be updated on a regular basis.