|The view of Victoria Harbour from Tsim Sha Tsui Star Ferry terminal.|
|The Joy of Music Festival takes place for a week every October.|
Attending concerts every night of the week.
|The truth be told: HMV doesn't do much classical nowadays.|
Shopping in HMV at in the morning.
|Lo Mai Kai makes a quick and inexpensive HK breakfast.|
My favourite one is at the Fairwood chain.
Having lo mai kai (glutinous rice chicken) every breakfast.
|The HK Academy of Performing Arts brings out |
the best in musical prodigies.
Hobnobbing with child prodigy pianists past and present.
|None of these box-sets can be found in Singapore.|
Buying 11 CD box-sets in the space of 5 days (that’s 202 CDs in total).
|Singapore string group re:mix gave a super concert|
at the HK Academy of Performing Arts.
Flying all the way to
Hong Kong to
hear a Singaporean group perform.
|Have you ever tried walking down Central?|
Besides the tram trip costs just HKD 2.30 (40 cents).
Taking the tram down Central instead of walking 500 metres.
|Having said everything he needed to say about |
music criticism last year, Jeremy Siepmann
asked me to talk about the subject instead.
We decided on a happy compromise.
Getting to interview Jeremy Siepmann on music criticism.
|Sizzling steaks at Sweetheart Garden Restaurant. Enough said.|
Having sizzling steak for three consecutive meals.
I’m certainly to be punished for all these excesses… but at least I’ll go happily!