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Yaron Kohlberg & the Penang Philharmonic Orchestra, August 10th & 11th 2018

During this year’s George Town Festival the Penang Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) will be playing with two incredibly talented young musicians, including the celebrated ‘Pianist With The Golden Hands’, Israeli Yaron Kohlberg. Kohlberg, who now lives in China, has a long list of accolades attached to his name, having played in major halls over five continents  […]

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Ensemble Q, August 3rd 2018

Ensemble Q is an impressive collective of musicians who’s self proclaimed purpose is to showcase and develop talent within the Australian classical music scene. The group seems to be characterised by the members passion for chamber music and their desire to ensure it thrives in the future. This can be seen in the fact that […]

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Bobby Chen, Malaysian Virtuoso Pianist, August 2nd 2018

Musical virtuoso and proud Malaysian Bobby Chen will be in Penang to give a recital on Thursday August 2nd. London-based now, Chen was accepted into the exclusive Yehudi Menuhin School in Britain at the age of 11, after starting piano lessons only 4 years earlier; his parents sold almost everything they owned and left Kota […]

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Penang Hill Festival July 21st-29th 2018

Penang is introducing another new festival this year, and with its main objective as celebrating Penang Hill’s glorious history, natural habitat, and cultural heritage, it is a festival we hope will be success and repeated annually!  A former colonial hill station, Penang Hill is an integral part of the lives of Penangites, whether it is enjoyed […]

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