Inspired by Brahms series

Great Violin Concertos:

Alina Pogostkina Plays Beethoven

Principal Guest Conductor Christoph Poppen
Violin Alina Pogostkina
 

Programme

Webern

Im Sommerwind

Beethoven

Violin Concerto in D, Op 61

Brahms

Symphony No 3 in F, Op 90


Alina Pogostkina (Violin)

  • Winner, International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition 2005
  • Has collaborated with conductors including Vladimir Ashkenazy, Gustavo Dudamel, Neville Marriner, Paavo Järvi and David Zinman
  • Performs frequently at major festivals such as the Salzburg, Edinburgh, Schleswig-Holstein, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Dresden and Beethovenfest Bonn
  • Plays chamber music with Yuri Bashmet, Joshua Bell, Christoph Eschenbach, Steven Isserlis, Gidon Kremer, Pekka Kuusisto and Menahem Pressler

“Pogostkina is appropriately passionate but never overstates things.”

The Strad

“The most delicate, exquisite account I think I’ve heard of Beethoven’s Violin Concerto…heart-stopping in its beauty.”
The Herald

 

Christoph Poppen (Principal Guest Conductor)

• Principal Conductor, Cologne Chamber Orchestra
• Professor, Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Munich
• Music Director, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie (2007–2011)
• Artistic Director, Munich Chamber Orchestra (1995–2006)
• Artistic Director, ARD International Music Competition (2001–2005)
• President, Hanns Eisler Hochschule für Musik, Berlin (1996–2000)
• 1st Violin & Co-founder, Cherubini Quartet

★★★★★
“Enlightening and immensely rewarding.”
BBC Music Magazine

PRESS KIT

Alina Pogostkina (Violin)
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Christoph Poppen
(Principal Guest Conductor)
©Takao Komaru

Press release (ENG)

Press release (CHI)

Booking Details
Dates & Times:

21 January 2017 (Saturday)

8:00pm


Venue:


Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium View Map


Price:


$320, $220, $140


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Tickets available at all URBTIX outlets from 19.11.2016
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Half-price tickets available for full-time students, senior citizens, people with disabilities and CSSA recipients

10% discount for group booking of 4 or more adult tickets

Duration: Approximately 2 hours with a 15 min  intermission
Language: Nil
Age Limit: 6 (Person below this age not admitted)
Programme Enquiries: 2836 3336 /  info@hksinfonietta.org
Remarks: Hong Kong Sinfonietta reserves the right to change the programme and artists

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