Summer Music Academy (23-27July 2018)

The Hong Kong – Vienna Music Festival presents: The SUMMER MUSIC ACADEMY 2018 For the third consecutive year the Summer Music Academy will take place at the end of July. The unprecedented cross-cultural learning opportunity for young music enthusiasts will be run by professional pedagogues selected by the Vienna Boys Choir leading a series of Read more about Summer Music Academy (23-27July 2018)[…]

Musical Garden Community Concert (Sunday, 29 July 2018)

The Hong Kong – Vienna Music Festival 2018 presents: Musical Garden Community Concert Sunday, 29 July 2018 at 19:30 Academic Community Hall, HKBU Over the years, music programmes offered by the Vienna Boys Choir Family in Hong Kong has given hundreds of students access to quality music education and have ignited a passion for the Read more about Musical Garden Community Concert (Sunday, 29 July 2018)[…]

Vienna Music Learning Tour (August 2018)

The Hong Kong – Vienna Music Festival presents: The VIENNESE MUSIC TOUR  As part of the Hong Kong – Vienna Music Festival 2018 Educational Series, we are offering a learning tour for young music enthusiasts to the capital of classical music – Vienna in coming August.
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Hong Kong-Vienna Music Festival 2018

HONG KONG-VIENNA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018  Hong Kong – Vienna Music Festival is a multi-dimensional platform of cultural collaboration. The faculty, which comprises members from the music flagships of both Vienna and Hong Kong, offers music graduates and young musicians the opportunity to enter the international stage of their career. The vibrant sound of music from the Read more about Hong Kong-Vienna Music Festival 2018[…]

Vienna Boys Choir Concert Tour 2018

The Vienna Boys Choir gave two concerts under the baton of the young Brazilian conductor Luiz de Godoy were his first ones in Hong Kong with the Choir. There was a newly established “Share the Stage” programme which offered guest singers from the Vienna Boys Choir Academy Concert Choir, Hope Through Music Children’s Choir, the Hong Read more about Vienna Boys Choir Concert Tour 2018[…]

Violin Workshop with Anton Sorokow

In August 2017 the Vienna Week offered a selection of unique opportunities to experience Austrian culture first hand. The violin masterclass with Anton Sorokow served as a unique opportunity for aspiring violinists and violin enthusiasts to learn from a great master as an active participant or as a spectator. (29 August 2017 @ Concert Hall, Read more about Violin Workshop with Anton Sorokow[…]

The Viennese Waltz- Dance Workshop

The Viennese Waltz is Austria’s most famous national dance and popular during weddings, new year celebrations, balls and other glamorous events. Professional ballroom dancer Micaela Schedlbauer held a crash course in this iconic dance supplemented with an introduction to Austrian ball culture and etiquette. (20 & 21 August 2017 @ Dance Star Academy)     Read more about The Viennese Waltz- Dance Workshop[…]

Beethoven from Day to Night – Piano Sonata Marathon

Known as “The New Testament” of music, Beethoven’s works mark the evolution of music from the classical period to the romantic period, ushering in a new age of emotional expression through music. On 19 August, Beethoven’s 32 piano sonatas were presented in a non-stop, 12-hour marathon lasting from 10a.m. to 10 p.m. The Marathon featured distinguished Read more about Beethoven from Day to Night – Piano Sonata Marathon[…]

More than Magic Flute – Opera Workshop

This workshop served as an introduction to the world of opera for children aged 8 to 16 years old. By detailed exploration of one of the most famous children’s operas – The Magic Flute – participants gained deeper insights into the intricacies of this magical world through musical games vocal and performances training and other Read more about More than Magic Flute – Opera Workshop[…]

Magic of Music – Community Concert 2017

Over the years, music programmes offered by the Vienna Boys Choir Music Academy have given hundreds of students access to quality music education and have ignited a passion for the arts in many. The Community Concert showcased the fruits of our previous efforts, extending an enthusiasm from the “Hong Kong-Vienna Music Festival 2016”. (29 July Read more about Magic of Music – Community Concert 2017[…]

Summer Music Academy 2017

The Summer Music Academy is an unprecedented cross-cultural learning opportunity for young music enthusiasts. The camp was led by four internationally acclaimed choral conductors, using the teaching methods of the Vienna Boys Choir. Together they led the participants through a series of choral training and cultural activities, not only to sharpen their musical skills but Read more about Summer Music Academy 2017[…]

Adventures in Foreign Lands

Conducted by Sharon Andrea Choa, Philharmonia APA led the audience through ‘adventures in foreign lands’ transformed as musical fantasies by three disparate composers of unique styles: George Gershwin, Austin Leung and Igor Stravinsky. (30 April 2017 @ MuTh, Konzertsaal der Wiener Sängerknaben, Vienna, AUSTRIA)

Summer Music Academy 2016

The Summer Music Academy is an unprecedented cross-cultural learning opportunity for young music enthusiasts. The camp was led by four internationally acclaimed choral conductors, using the teaching methods of the Vienna Boys Choir. Together they led the participants through a series of choral training and cultural activities, not only to sharpen their musical skills but Read more about Summer Music Academy 2016[…]

HKVMF Kick-off Press Conference

The Hong Kong-Vienna Music Festival kicked off at K11, Tsim Sha Tsui. The press conference featured a performance video of Vienna Boys Choir’s “Hello, Hong Kong”. The festival’s name in Chinese, “維港音樂節”, does not only connect the Chinese initials of Vienna (維) and Hong Kong (港), but also a wordplay with Victoria Harbour (維港). (29 Read more about HKVMF Kick-off Press Conference[…]

Press Conference VBCMAF in Vienna

The teaching method of the Vienna Boys Choir is going international. With the founding of the Vienna Boys Choir Music Academy Foundation in Hong Kong, the fruitful exchange in education and culture between the two cities reaches new heights.  Under the name “Hong Kong – Vienna Music Festival” a large variety of musical and cultural Read more about Press Conference VBCMAF in Vienna[…]

Vienna Boys Choir Music Academy Foundation Launching Ceremony

Under the auspices of the Chief Secretary, Mrs Carrie Lam, and the Austrian Consul General, Dr Claudia Reinprecht, Vienna Boys Choir Music Academy Foundation is launched. Mrs Carrie Lam welcomed the Directors as well as distinguished guests at the launching ceremony and gave a speech about the bi-lateral cooperation between Austria and Hong Kong.  Vienna Boys Choir also Read more about Vienna Boys Choir Music Academy Foundation Launching Ceremony[…]

Press Conference VBCMAF Launch

At the press conference, VBC, together with their management team, launched an unprecedented collaboration between Hong Kong and Austria- the Vienna Boys Choir Music Academy Foundation (VBCMAF). Irene Au and Water Cheung, founding directors of VBCMAF, Markus Blauensteiner, Director of the VBC School in Vienna, Gerald Wirth, President, and Artistic Director of VBC spoke about Read more about Press Conference VBCMAF Launch[…]