Percussion Recital by Ronald Chin -- The Classics

4/8/2018 (Sat) 8 pm

Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall

Tickets: $280 & $180

The concert featured traditional drum music, including “Rolling Walnuts”, “The Bull Fighting the Tiger”, “The Menacing Tiger”, “Prince of Qin Inspecting His Army”, “Flying Dragon and Leaping Tiger”, and the folk tunes “Drums in Celebration of a Bumper Harvest”, “Wind and Percussion Music”, “Triumphal Song of Reservoir” and “Fishermen’s Triumphant Song”. A new work, “The Drum of Love”, is specially composed by Ronald Chin to perform with 50 drummers of the Hong Kong Drum Ensemble to create an extraordinary experience in drum music.

Tickets available from 11 June onwards at URBTIX outlets, on Internet, by mobile ticketing app MY URBTIX and credit card telephone booking.  Half-price tickets available for senior citizens aged 60 and above, people with disabilities and the minders, full-time students and CSSA recipients (limited half-price tickets available on a first-come-first served basis).

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Presented by: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

Organised by: RhapsoArts Management Ltd.

Acknowledgment: Leisure and Cultural Services Department

By kind permission of the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra

Programme

The Drum of Love (World Premiere)
Jiangu Solo: Ronald Chin
Ensemble: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

Rolling Walnuts
Drum Ensemble: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

 

The Bull Fighting the Tiger
Dagu Quartet: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

 

The Menacing Tiger
Dagu led by: Ronald Chin

 

Rousing Drums for Hearts of the Brave
Led by: Ronald Chin
Ensemble: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

 

A Poem on the Drum
Dagu led by: Ronald Chin
Ensemble: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

 

Prince of Qin Inspecting His Army
Drum Ensemble: Hong Kong Drum Ensemble

 

Drums in Celebration of a Bumper Harvest
Paigu led by: Ronald Chin

 

Fishermen’s Triumphant Song
Paigu Solo: Ronald Chin

 

Wind and Percussion Music
Led by: Ronald Chin

 

Triumphal Song of Reservoir
Yunluo Solo: Ronald Chin

 

Bumper Harvest
Dagu and Paigu led by: Ronald Chin

 

A Song of Triumph
Led by: Ronald Chin

 

Flying Dragon and Leaping Tiger
Paigu: Ronald Chin