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Hong Kong (Symphony No.4)

February 16

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Philip Glass’ David Bowie
15 & 16 FEB 2019 Fri & Sat 8pm
Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium

PROGRAMME

Jonny GREENWOOD
Music from the movie
There Will Be Blood (China premiere)
 

Bryce DESSNER
Lachrimae (Asian premiere)
 

Steve REICH
Three Movements (China premiere)
 

Philip GLASS
Symphony no. 4, Heroes
(Asian premiere)
 

Inspired by David Bowie’s “Heroes” album, Philip Glass’ Heroes Symphony is a sincere tribute to the superstar. The opener is music from There Will Be Blood, penned by Jonny Greenwood from the British rock band Radiohead; followed by Lachrimae – an atmospheric piece used in The Revenant, which was composed by Bryce Dessner from the Grammy-award winning band, The National. Lastly, we have Three Movements (used memorably in The Hunger Games) by the pioneer minimalist composer Steve Reich.

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February 16
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