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1999


OPERA

Kirov Opera of the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
Tchaikovsky: Pique Dame
Conductor: Valery Gergiev

Cantonese Opera-An All-Star Night

Chamber Operas
Guo Wenjing: Night Banquet
Conductor: Brad Cohen
Producer/Director: Lo King-man
Brian Chatpo Koo: The Tomb of Three Kings
Conductor: Brian Chatpo Koo
Producer/Director: Lo King-man

 

MUSIC

Kirov Opera of the Mariinsky Theatre, St Petersburg
Conductor: Valery Gergiev, Gianandrea Noseda
Soloists: Marina Shaguch (soprano), Marianna Tarassova, Larissa Diadkova (mezzo-soprano), Yuri Marusin (tenor), Yevgeny Nikitin (bass)

The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Hugh Wolff
Soloist: Sabine Meyer (clarinet), Wen-Sinn Yang (cello)

KREMERata BALTICA
Conductor: Gidon Kremer
Soloists: Gidon Kremer, Tatjana Grindenko (violins)


The English Concert
Conductor: Trevor Pinnock

Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductor: David Atherton
Soloist: Han-na Chang (cello)

Juilliard String Quartet

Peter Yarrow

Jinling Chinese Music Ensemble
Conductor: Lin Keren

Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra
Conductor: Yan Huichang
Soloists: Cho-liang Ling (violin), Huang Guifang (sanxian)

Hong Kong Composers' Workshop

 

RECITAL

Mezzo-soprano Olga Borodina (accompanied by the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra/Eugene Sirotkine)

 

MUSIC THEATRE

Rave

China National Youth Theatre - The Threepenny Opera

 

EXXON VISION

New Sounds from Erhu & Pipa

A Lover's Discourse by Calvin Poon

The Atlas

 

JAZZ

¡Cubanismo!

The Paul Motian Trio

 

DANCE

Hamburg Ballet-Bernstein Dances & A Midsummer Night's Dream
Choreographer: John Neumeier

NEUER TANZ-XYZ
Choreographer: VA Wolfl

Woyzeck
Choreographer: Josef Nadj

Hong Kong Dance Company - The Dragon's Trail

Boombastic Verses

 

THEATRE

Lear
Director: Ong Keng Sen

Compagnie Deschamps et Deschamps - Les Precieuses Ridicules
Directors: Jerome Deschamps and Macha Makeieff

Steven Berkoff - Shakespeare's Viillains

Hong Kong Repertory Theatre-Forever & Ever

No Man's Land - Millennium Autopsy

Chung Ying Theatre Company - The Merchant of China

 

ENTERTAINMENT

Rishile Gumboot Dancers

Compagnie Montalvo - Hervieu - Paradis

 

EXHIBITION

The Projects of Christo and Jeanne - Claude

Ralph Koltai Retrospective - A Stage Design Exhibition