Two concerts described as “Emperor’s Night” will take place in the Workers Theatre in Hanoi on May 4 and 5, featuring the acclaimed Singaporean pianist Lim Yan accompanying Vietnam’s National Symphony Orchestra.
The programme's poster (Source: hanoigrapevine.com)
The pianist will play the famous Emperor piano Concerto No. 5 by Ludwig van Beethoven. The concerts, conducted by Singaporean conductor Adrian Tan, will also include other well-known classical works such as Beethoven’s “Egmont” Overture and Mozart’s Symphony No. 40.
Lim Yan studied in England and has performed throughout Europe . Singapore ’s National Arts Council presented him with the Young Artists Award in October 2006./.