What makes remarkable individuals tick? These interviews with world-renowned musicians may provide some clues. Whether serious and thoughtful or reflecting the joy and passion they experience in performing, all of these artists are uniquely inspiring.
Artists Interview - James Galway
Artist Interview - Edo de Waart
Edo de Waart's revisiting Mahler's 7th symphony in September with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra has to be one of the highlights of the new season. Here he talks to Jonathan Douglas about the restless soirit that gave rise to such a beguiling mas...
Artist Interview - Chen Jie
Chinese pianist Chen Jie appeard as soloist with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra for China National Day Celebration concerts on the 24th and 25th Sept, playing the powerful and hugely popular Yellow River piano concerto. As she expleins to Jonathan
Artist Interview - Dame Evelyn Glennie
Dame Evelyn Glennie, the world's most sought-after percussionist, joined the City Chamber Orchestra on Saturday 25th as soloist in an unforgettable concert that launched the orchestra's 2010/11 season. Here she talks to Jonathan Douglas about how eve
Artist Interview - Yuja Wang
Yu Ja Wang is funky, fun and utterly irresistible. She has an irrepressible sense of humour that turns every question I ask on its head and makes for an enchanting and unforgettable interview. Yu Ja embodies the happiest marriage of charm and brilliance.
Artist Interview - Yan Pascal Tortelier
Yan Pascal Tortelier is an artist who overflows with enthusiasm, and it’s infectious. The way he talks here about the joy and challenges of tackling French music makes you want to spend the evening listening to Debussy and Ravel.