2013 arts in review
By Sam Olluver
29 DEC 2013
The “Emerson String Quartet at HKU” concert and the Grand Hall were included in the highlights of arts in Hong Kong 2013.
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A new concert venue at the University of Hong Kong made a discreet debut in June, featuring the Emerson String Quartet. The Grand Hall at the Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre was exemplary in both acoustics and etiquette, projecting the following message onto the back of the stage before the performance: “If your mobile phone goes off during the concert, you will be required to sing Nessun dorma on stage as the encore.” Hear, hear.