World-renowned composer’s Birthday celebration concert presented

A concert marking the 330th birthdays of two of the world’s famous composers, Johann Sebastian Bach and George Frideric Handel will be held at Ho Chi Minh City Opera House on March 9.

Russian pianist Igor Chistokletov, Korean and local sopranos Cho Hae Royng, and Duyen Huyen,  Vietnamese baritone Dao Mac, along with the  HCM City Ballet Symphony Orchestra and Opera (HBSO)  chorus and symphony orchestra will perform in the show under the baton of conductor Tran Nhat Minh. 

The concert will present to music lovers prominent works of two composers

The German composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) is widely considered one of the most influential composers in Europe. Meanwhile, German-British George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) composed over 40 operas.

By Thuy Binh – Translated by Kim Khanh

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