Sunwah takes great pleasure to partner with the Hong Kong Philharmonic for the sixth year in sponsoring the Opening Performance of the Trey Lee．Nostalgia – A National Day Celebration Concert to commemorate the 64th anniversary of the People’s Republic of China. The Concert has become one of the momentous events of the HK Phil annual season which attracts increasing attention among the political and commercial circles and music lovers in Hong Kong.
Deputy Director Yang Jian of the Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in HKSAR, Major General Chen Wei Zhan, People’s Liberation Army of China Hong Kong Garrison,
Director Tang Yi Yuan, Department of Taiwan Affairs, Liaison Office of the Central People’s Government in HKSAR, Mr. Lam Woon Kwong, Convenor of the Non-official Members of the Executive Council were the Guests of Honour.
Distinguished guests from the political and business sectors attended the Concert, including the Consul Generals from Austria, Brunei, Canada, Czech, Egypt, Finland, Greece, Israel, Japan, Kazakhstan, Myanmar, Nepal, The Netherlands, Pakistan, Romania, South Africa, Spain, Poland, USA, and Vietnam.
This year, world renowned Shanghai conductor Zhang Guoyong led HK Phil in a concert of evergreen classics from the great Chinese folk tradition. We are also very pleased to welcome back renowned cellist Trey Lee, who performed in the National Day Concert in 2008. The Concert ended end with Trey performing Dvořák’s Cello Concerto in B minor, a romantic masterpiece.