The World Beyond Imagination

30, Jul 2018

The World Beyond Imagination

MEDIA CONTACT:
ELIZABETH YU
PRODUCER
TEL: (852) 9821 6493
EMAIL: ELI@CANTABILE.HK
 
30th July 2018


THE WORLD BEYOND IMAGINATION
VOICES OF MOTION PICTURES    THE POLISH OF MOVIE’S SPIRITS

The power of imagination is unleashed in the world of movies, it takes us to a piece of land that we have endeavored. Audience are inspired to live like the roles in the films and forget their own real lives. Movie music has catalysed the magic in the film, which makes the audience even more indulging. When the music tunes in with the film characters, the visual effect on screen is taken a big step up. To appreciate these fascinating music tunes and explore its attractiveness, Cantabile is going to present the concert The World Beyond Imagination on 2nd September 2018 (Sunday) at 7:30pm at Hong Kong Cultural Centre – Concert Hall.

The Cantabile singers and orchestra will guide our audience through the era of movie music, travelling from The Sound of Music to La La Land, then land our footprints in Jurassic Park followed by a participation in Star Wars. We will witness the transformation of the music down the history and find out the reason why these music has become the greatest hits of all times. It would be a complete different experience listening to these music come to live, let’s join us to feel the sheer power of LIVE movie music!
 
Tickets will be on sale at URBTIX starting 8th Aug
Pricing: $150
http://www.urbtix.hk
*Enjoy early bird discount at $130 on purchasing standard tickets on or before 20th Aug 2018
 

ABOUT CANTABILE

Founded in 2016 by Artistic and Music Director Philip Chu, Cantabile is a professional ensemble made up of talented local musicians in Hong Kong. It aims to embrace the audience with a wide range of high quality music as well as new ideas about performances.

Cantabile provides both a performance and training platform for local talented musicians who wish to pursue a career in the music industry. All musicians will be given opportunities to gain experience through rehearsing and performing in a friendly environment, along with other professional musicians. Cantabile also values education, it aims to provide the public a chance to acquire in depth knowledge on music appreciation and performance skills via workshops and masterclasses. Music has various effects on people, and Cantabile explores this variety together with people who simply enjoy music making.

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ABOUT PHILIP CHU

Born in Hong Kong, Philip Chu studied voice and conducting at University of Sydney and Sydney Conservatorium of Music respectively. He has worked with ensembles such as The Metropolitan Opera, Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Macau Symphony Orchestra, Cantillation, Pinchgut Opera, Sydney Philharmonic Choirs amongst others. As a chorusmaster, he has prepared various choirs for conductors such as Lorin Mazzel, Jaap van Zweden, Charles Dutoit, Gianluigi Gelmetti amongst others.

Apart from the classical music field, Philip has also worked extensively in other music fields, ranging from Hollywood film scores to computer games’ music. He was part of the music creation team of some of the most popular games series such as World of Warcraft, Diablo, Soul Calibur and Final Fantasy.
Philip formed the professional ensemble Cantabile in 2016.

To unveil more stories from interviews with newspaper media:
Ming Pao:
http://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20161113/s00002/1478972784291
http://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20161113/s00002/1478972785289
South China Morning Post:
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/education-community/article/2054268/hong-kong-knitwear-entrepreneur-directs-his
 

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余薏嫚,監製
電話:(852) 9821 6493
電郵:ELI@CANTABILE.HK
 
二零一八年七月三十日
 

《超越幻想的世界》
帶動情節的聲音   電影音樂烘托畫面氣氛
 

電影世界總是給予我們無限的想像空間、展現出一個我們渴望的世界。欣賞電影時,觀眾很容易把自己代入電影中的角色,過著電影情節中的生活。電影中的音樂擔當了重要的角色,恰當的音樂風格能有效地配合並提高屏幕上的視覺效果。Cantabile 將於二零一八年九月二日星期日晚上七時半假 香港文化中心 - 音樂廳舉行音樂會《超越幻想的世界》,與觀眾一起欣賞這些渲染氣氛的迷人音樂,相信觀眾定必能喚起相關的電影情節及回憶。
 
在這個音樂會裡,我們將會聽到電影史上一些最受歡迎的電影主題,從而探討為什麼這些電影音樂能成為經典並且長久不朽。我們還會演繹一些近年的電影音樂,了解不同時代電影音樂的變化,穿梭在《仙樂飄飄處處聞》與《星聲夢裡人》之間、踏足《侏羅紀公園》再加入《星球大戰》!現場聽管弦樂團和合唱團演繹這些電影配樂,跟觀看著電影時聆聽音樂絕對是兩種截然不同的體驗,大家一齊來享受電影音樂的強大感染力吧!
 
門票將於八月八日起於城市售票網發售
票價: $150
http://www.urbtix.hk
*八月二十日前購買正價門票可享 $130 優惠門票早鳥優惠
 

關於 Cantabile

藝術及音樂總監朱俊熹先生於二零一六年成立專業樂團Cantabile,成員都是來自香港本地富有才華的音樂愛好者,希望能為觀眾帶來不同範疇的高質素音樂和構思新穎的表演方式。

Cantabile為追求發展音樂事業的團員提供演出及培訓平台,成員可在輕鬆和睦的氣氛下排練和表演,並可藉著與其他專業音樂家的相互合作而汲取經驗。 Cantabile亦相當重視教育,希望透過工作坊和大師班,讓普羅大眾有機會獲得有關音樂鑑賞及表演技巧的知識。

音樂予人有各式各樣的影響,Cantabile期待能跟其他同樣享受音樂的知音人一起探索箇中樂趣。

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關於朱俊熹

生於香港的朱俊熹分別於悉尼大學及悉尼音樂學院修讀聲樂和指揮。他曾與多個音樂團體合作,其中包括大都會歌劇院、東京愛樂樂團、悉尼交響樂團、墨爾本交響樂團、昆士蘭交響樂團、香港管弦樂團、澳大利亞布蘭登堡管弦樂團、澳門交響樂團、Cantillation、皮奇古特歌劇院、悉尼愛樂合唱團等。作為合唱團團長,他曾為馬捷爾、梵志登、杜特華、謝敏替等指揮大師的演出擔任合唱指導。

除了古典音樂,他也活躍於其他音樂領域,包括為荷李活電影和電子遊戲配樂,曾參與創作的遊戲系列包括《魔獸世界》、《暗黑破壞神》、《劍魂》及Final Fantasy。

他於二零一六年創立了專業樂團Cantabile。

閱讀更多有關新聞報導朱俊熹的資訊:
明報:
http://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20161113/s00002/1478972784291
http://news.mingpao.com/pns/dailynews/web_tc/article/20161113/s00002/1478972785289
南華早報:
http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/education-community/article/2054268/hong-kong-knitwear-entrepreneur-directs-his