[LUNCHTIME CONCERT] MONTHLY RECITAL SERIES
Date: Friday, 18 October 2019 | Friday, 22 November 2019 (POSTPONED)
Time: 13:00 – 13:45
Venue: Drake Gallery, 1/F Fung Ping Shan Building, University Museum and Art Gallery, HKU, 90 Bonham Road, Pokfulam
Cost: Free admission, all are welcome.
Talented opera singers from the DJ Gong Studio will continue to bring audience with irresistible performance from now to November 2019 at the University Museum and Art Gallery of the University of Hong Kong.
REPERTOIRE AND PERFORMERS
18 October 2019: Bellini and Verdi _ Nadia Wong, Kenix Tsang, Sammy Chien and Alexander Wong
22 November 2019: Excerpts from Strauss’s Rosenkavalier and Opus.27 song cycle _ Samantha Chong, Joyce Wong, Li Yang and Chau Lok Ping
ABOUT DJGONG STUDIO
Led by world renowned Bass Dongjian Gong, the studio identifies and nurtures young artists in the operatic arts, and assists them at critical junctures in their professional development. Through a wide range of annual programmes, performances and partnerships, DJ Gong Studio aspires to create a strong community of alumni and a platform for a lifetime of encouragement, opportunity and support.
Founded in 1953, UMAG is the oldest continuously operated museum in Hong Kong. Chief among its collections are the Museum’s ceramics, which display the extraordinary achievements of the Chinese potter from jars painted in the Neolithic period to the decorative porcelains of the Qing dynasty. The permanent collection is complemented by a broad range of special exhibitions and contemporary and ancient art works, including chinoiserie tapestries produced by the Beauvais manufactory in France and 100 documentary images from the renowned Magnum photographer Erich Lessing.