Check the musical concerts that will be held at the Xinghai Concert Hall from May 11 to May 19.
Caroline Fischer Piano Recital Concert
20:00 May 11, 2012
RMB: 60 /100 /180 /230 (30% discount for students and senior citizens)
German pianist Caroline Fischer will hold a piano recital in Guangzhou, presenting the classical works of Beethoven and Liszt.
Young though she may be, the new star has won 35 awards including several first prizes, gold medals and public prizes in national and international competitions such as the International Steinway Piano Competition in Berlin as well as International Piano Competitions in the Czech Republic and in Munich.
Kenny G Saxophone Concert
20:00 May 12, 2012
RMB 280 /480 /780 /1080 /1280 /1680
The American saxophonist Kenny G's concert in Guangzhou is part of his China 2012 tour. He will perform many of his classics including "Going Home" and "Jasmine Flower" at the concert.
The famous soprano saxophonist has released nine albums that have topped the All-America Contemporary Jazz Chart and 24 singles that have featured on the Top 40 Lyrical Music Chart. With global sales totaling more than 75 million albums, Kenny G is considered the biggest-selling instrumental musician and jazz musician of the modern era.
Sergei Koudriakov Piano Concert
20:00 May 18, 2012
RMB 100 /180 /280 /380
Russian pianist Sergei Koudriakov will begin his first tour of China in May. His concerts will feature the works of Brahms and Schumann, replaying the friendship between the two piano virtuosos in classical music.
Sergei Koudriakov, a gold medalist in the Geneva International Music Competition 2002, performs with a fluent skill and his works cover a wide range of music styles.
20:00 May 19, 2012
RMB 80 /120 /180 /280 /380
As a retrospective of the concert version of opera, Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra will present with five famous singers performing the most popular music and arias of classic operas including Carmen, La Traviata and Turandot. These musical pieces will be performed in many different musical forms including aria, duet, trio and quartet.
Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra has produced and performed seven classic operas since its debut of a concert version of opera in December, 2004.
Venue: Xinghai Concert Hall (星海音乐厅)
Address: No.33 Qingbo Rd , Er Sha Island, Guangzhou （广州市越秀区二沙岛晴波路33号）
Tel: 020 87352222 87353869
(By Pan Hui, Richard Glauert)