Recital for Cello and Piano

17 April 2017 (Monday)   8pm

Hong Kong City Hall Theatre

Ticket Price     HK$150 ;  $100

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Sergei Prokofiev

Adagio from the ballet "Cinderella" for cello and piano, op. 97 bis

Dmitri Shostakovich

Sonata for cello and piano in d minor, Op. 40

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Witold Lutoslawski

Grave: Metamorphoses for cello and piano

Arvo Part

Spiegel im Spiegel

Alfred Schnittke

Epilogue from the ballet "Peer Gynt" for cello, piano and chorus (on recording)

Helen Cha


Currently the Music Director of Musica del Cuore and Artist-In-Residence at Academia de Musica S Pio X, Helen Cha has given concerts in the USA, UK, Italy, Belarus, Moldova, South Korea and mainland China. She has performed under the baton of Yip Wai-hong, Yip Wing-sie, Mikhail Sechkin, Takuo Yuasa, Neil Varon, Emil de Cou and Patrick Souillot, among others. Awards she has won included top prizes at the Hong Kong (Asia) Piano Open Competition Open Class (2002), Piano Texas Concerto Competition (2006), Eastman School Concerto Competition (2007) and Thousand Islands International Chopin Competition (2009).

Helen earned the Performer's Certificate and her Doctorate of Musical Arts with Professor Nelita True at Eastman School of Music upon the Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund. She is a regular adjudicator at local and international piano competitions, and was a presenter of RTHK Radio 4 programme Chamber Fragrance, Debussy Recollection and Non-Stop Classic.