2021 Edition > re:imagination

Flute music has a long-associated history with French composers. Many works stand as the core repertoire for flute. At the same time, piano plays a glamorous role to co-create the huge variety of colors. This recital features works from Baroque to contemporary. The Arc guides you through a mixed programme of the big masters with some other legends. The Arc calls for your reimagination of the French soundworld.

The recital begins with the commonly-loved Faure Fantasie, featuring some idiosyncratic elements of French music. We then pair and contrast two classics sonatas written by Michel Blavet, a Baroque composer and traverso player, and a member of the Les Six Francis Poulenc. The third part features creativity and virtuosity in modern era compositions by Maresz and the flute legend Paul Taffanel.

A pre-concert talk by Dr. Martin Lee will provide some extra content for music lovers to learn more about these composers and the selected repertoire.

Dr. Martin Lee

Online Registration: https://forms.gle/g6dpEvoKQcEosdma8

* The pre-concert talk will be held on 28 May 2021 (Fri) at 7:30-8:15pm


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28 May 2021 (Fri), 8:30-9:30 pm
Caritas Institute of Higher Education, A319-1
2 Chui Ling Lane, Tseung Kwan O, New Territories, Hong Kong
Free Admission with Online Registration





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