Activity Details

[Event cancelled] The Shanghai Quartet Meet-the-Artist

[Event cancelled] Due to venue closure, the Hong Kong Arts Festival PLUS announces that this activity will be cancelled. For general enquiries, please email to


The Shanghai Quartet, praised for their “admirable sense of ensemble and a lush Romanticism” (The Strad), produce renditions of Beethoven’s music that are considered authoritative. After the first of their two concerts at the HKAF, the musicians will host a talk on Beethoven’s late period string quartets, his struggle with deafness and the quartet’s interpretations of Beethoven’s passionate musicality