Musicus Fest, featuring Breguet’s Celebration of Excellence Featured

Musicus Onstage is an event in which the Musicus Fest organization brings exceptional performances to Hong Kong's concert halls, including Breguet's Celebration of Excellence, a series of orchestral and chamber music concerts.

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07 January 2014


Breguet's commitment to classical music is familiar to all lovers of culture. Its sponsorships include the Geneva International Competition, the Philharmonic Orchestras of Los Angeles and New York, and more recently, the New York Carnegie Hall. Musicus Fest presented three major concerts at City Hall in Hong Kong, including the highlight, Breguet's Celebration of Excellence concert, featuring the Finnish orchestra Tapiola Sinfonietta, who performed the Lover Suite by Sibelius, Schumann's Cello Concerto with famous cellist Trey Lee, a Vivaldi Cantata with the rising international opera star Virpi Raisanen, and the Mendelssohn Italian Symphony. The concert was universally recognized as a resounding success, described as 'one of the best events of 2013' by Hong Kong critics.

The event was attended by many Hong Kong VIPs, including the Honorary Mrs Carrie Lam, Chief Secretary of Administration from the Hong Kong SAR Government, Chairman of the Musicus Society Mrs Janice Choi and President Chui-Inn Lee, Chairman of UNICEF HK's Advocacy and Public Relations Committee Ms Leonie Ki, the Consuls General of Finland, Russia, Czech Republic, Korea and Malaysia, arts patrons Mrs Alice King, Mr Stephen King, Mr Ronald Kwok and Mrs Reggie Kwok, music luminary Dr Darwin Chen, award-winning film director Mr Kenneth Bi and producer Ms Rosa Li, celebrities and socialites Ms Jane Chao and Mrs Myla Kaye.