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Intimacy of Creativity

The Bright Sheng Partnership: Composers Meet Performers in Hong Kong 2019

Hailed by the Financial Times as a festival with a “finely hewn sense of craft,” Intimacy of Creativity — The Bright Sheng Partnership: Composers Meet Performers in Hong Kong returns for another innovative season from April 22 to May 5, co-presented by the HKUST School of Humanities and Social Science and HKUST IAS together with institutional partner Curtis Institute of Music.

The 2019 season launches a first-ever two-year partnership between HKUST and the Curtis Institute of Music. Prof Bright SHENG, founder and Artistic Director of Intimacy of Creativity, IAS Helmut & Anna Pao Sohmen Professor-at-Large, will be joined by distinguished artists and emerging composers to explore the creative process through in-depth discussions and performances.

This season is presented with support from Dr. Helmut SOHMEN and Mrs. Anna PAO SOHMEN in collaboration with Curtis on Tour, the Nina von Maltzahn Global Touring Initiative of the Curtis Institute of Music, and media partners, Radio Television Hong Kong, and Naxos Music Group. Generous support for the Curtis 20/21 Ensemble is provided by the Daniel W. Dietrich II Foundation.

For details, please visit www.ic.shss.ust.hk/