Activity Details

[Event cancelled] HKAF Distinguished Cultural Leader Series (VII)

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

As President & Chief Executive Officer of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) for over 20 years, Mark Volpe presides over the largest orchestral organization in the world. In addition to overseeing the management of the BSO, Mr Volpe also oversees the activities of the Boston Pops Orchestra and the world-renowned Tanglewood Festival, the BSO’s summer home, the Tanglewood Music Center and the Tanglewood Learning Institute — launched in the newly opened Linde Center in summer 2019 and offering participatory programmes that inspire curiosity and learning.

In a conversation with Ms Tisa Ho, Executive Director of the Hong Kong Arts Festival, Mr Volpe will share the many facets of managing a cultural institution and making the arts relevant in a very diverse world.

In English