Simon Callaghan has been invited to return to Hong Kong next month for a performance of Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto no. 2 with Pro Arte Orchestra.

Poulenc and Schumann
Simon Callaghan describes his latest recording as “a collection of characters – a procession, if you like – by two composers who I think go really well together: Poulenc and Schumann.”

Following on from his highly successful appearance in 2016, Simon Callaghan is delighted to have been invited to return to perform at the renowned Rarities of Piano Music Festival 2018. Simon’s recital on the 24th August at 8pm will be broadcast live on Deutschlandfunk Kultur radio from the festival’s main venue, the stunning Husum Castle.

Medtner Piano Concerto No. 3
Simon will be performing the Medtner Piano Concerto No. 3 in E minor, Op. 60 as part of Leicester Symphony Orchestra’s Russian Evening at De Montfort Hall on Saturday 19-May-18.

Simon Callaghan

Following his highly successful debut in Hong Kong, where Simon Callaghan performed Rachmaninov’s Paganini Rhapsody Op. 43 with the Pro Arte Orchestra and Conductor Ho-man Choi, he now looks forward to working with Leicester Symphony Orchestra and Kingston Chamber Orchestra in May and June respectively.

Hong Kong Pro Arte Orchestra

This weekend, Simon Callaghan performs Rachmaninov’s Paganini Rhapsody Op. 43 with the Pro Arte Orchestra of Hong Kong, as part of their Easter concert. Simon looks forward to working with the orchestra and their Music Director Ho-man Choi, and to giving his first performance in Hong Kong.