Monday, July 28, 2014

Music Review: Mozart Requiem

Date: 26 July 2014
Performers: Rolf Beck (conductor), HK Sinfonietta, Singfest
Rating: *** (3 out of 5)

As part of Singfest festival, the Hong Kong Sinfonietta paired up with the Singfest team on July 26 at Hong Kong City Hall for an ambitious programme of sacred choral works. Taking the baton was German conductor Rolf Beck, a 20-year veteran chorus master of the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra Choir and founder of the Schleswig Holstein Festival Choir Academy. The performance opened with Mendelssohn’s Three Psalms and Hör Mein Bitten (Hear My Prayer), followed by Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D Minor.

Mozart's Requiem by HK Sinfonietta and Singfest


Read the rest of this review on TimeOut HK.

As published on TimeOut HK

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