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Duo Recital by

Maximilian Hornung & Alexander Krichel

Cello Maximilian Hornung
Piano Alexander Krichel
 

Programme

Rachmaninov

Études-Tableaux, Op 39

Beethoven

Sonata for Piano & Cello No 3 in A, Op 69

Dieter Ammann

Piece for Cello “Imagination Against Numbers” (1994/1998)

Brahms

Sonata for Piano & Cello No 2 in F, Op 99


Maximilian Hornung (Cello)

“Mind-blowing.” BBC Music Magazine

“An enviable mixture of technical address, tonal sophistication and intelligence.” Seen and Heard International

  • First Principal Cellist, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra (2009–2013)
  • Has performed with renowned orchestras and conductors such as London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, Vienna Symphony, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Daniel Harding, Yannick Nézét-Séguin, Mariss Jansons, Esa-Pekka Salonen, David Zinman, Bernard Haitink, etc
  • His chamber music partners have included Anne-Sophie Mutter, Antje Weithaas, Hélène Grimaud, Daniil Trifonov, Christian Tetzlaff, Lisa Batiashvili, François Leleux, Joshua Bell, Lars Vogt, etc

 

Alexander Krichel (Piano)

“Extremely impressive.” International Piano Magazine

“Krichel has an unmistakable sense of piano timbre. This is not something that all great pianists possess. But the really great ones, they do.” Süddeutsche Zeitung

  • Award winner, ECHO Klassik 2013
  • Has given concerts at Berlin Philharmonie and Konzerthaus, Hamburg Elbphilharmonie and Laeiszhalle, Munich Herkulessaal and Prinzregententheater, Cologne Philharmonie, Tonhalle Zurich, etc
  • Has performed with Frankfurt Radio Symphony, Bamberger Symphoniker, Dresden Philharmonic, Deutsche Staatsphilharmonie Rheinland-Pfalz, Bremen Philharmonic, St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, Tokyo Symphony Orchestra, Kyoto Symphony Orchestra, Festival Strings Lucerne, Polish Chamber Philharmonic Orchestra, etc

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Booking Details
Dates & Times:

15 November 2022 (Tuesday)
8pm

Venue:

HK City Hall Concert Hall

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Price:

$400, $260, $150


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More ticketing info
Duration: Approximately 2 hours with a 15 min intermission
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

The APPRECIATE concerts are, mainly, classical concerts featuring guest artists and conductors of world renown.  Apart from performing orchestral masterpieces, Hong Kong Sinfonietta regularly commissions new works and introduces to audiences works that are rarely heard in Hong Kong.

Music is good for everyone! The LEARN series takes audiences aged 0 to 88 into the world of classical music through specially designed concert series including Good Music for Babies, Good Music for Kids, Short-cut to Classical Music, Know Your Classical Music and HKS McDull Music Project.

In the light-hearted RELAX concerts, Hong Kong Sinfonietta shares with audiences great music ranging from orchestral favourites to music from movies and musicals.

The ENCOUNTER series offers unique opportunities for audiences to get close to the music and the performers through chamber music concerts, talks, often at unconventional venues or time. These include Good Music This Lunch, Good Music @ The Fringe, Beyond Good Music @ The Fringe, HKS ArtisTree Residency and UpClose Encounters.

Often referred to as “one of the world’s great small orchestras”, Hong Kong Sinfonietta has been invited to go on many TOURS in Europe, Asia, South and North Americas, sharing good music with audiences in over 30 cities.  In 2017/2018, the orchestra will make its début in Germany and perform at festivals in France, Portugal, as well as the Beethoven Easter Festival in Poland.

WHAT ELSE?  Apart from classical concerts, Hong Kong Sinfonietta regularly appears in staged productions by Hong Kong Ballet, Opera Hong Kong and visiting arts groups such as The Royal Ballet, American Ballet Theatre, Bolshoi Ballet and Tanztheater Wuppertal Pina Bausch. This season, Hong Kong Sinfonietta will also host the 1st International Conducting Competition.