Christian Reif makes successful debut with Hong Kong Phil

Christian Reif makes successful debut with Hong Kong Phil

Christian Reif rehearsing with the Hong Philharmonic (Photo credit: Primo Artists)

Making his Asian debut, conductor Christian Reif led a spectacular performance with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra on September 21st at the Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium! As part of Hong Kong Phil’s “Discovery Series,” they performed “The Composer is Dead” – a comedy concert by Nathaniel Stookey, narrated by Eric Monson. The program also featured pieces from the soundtrack of BBC TV drama series and detective movies, Sherlock Holmes.

Program
MANCINI: The Pink Panther Theme
MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition I.Gnomus
ZIMMER: Music from Sherlock Holmes (Asia premiere)
MUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition IX.The Hut on Fowl’s Legs (Baba-Yaga)
ARNOLD & PRICE: Sherlock Suite from BBC Series
INTERMISSION
STOOKEY: The Composer is Dead (HK premiere)