Sir Colin Davis
CH (The President of the London Symphony Orchestra)
Sir Curtis Price (Former Principal of the Royal Academy of Music),
The Hon Zamira Menuhin Benthall
(The daughter of late Lord Yehudi Menuhin)
" HU Kun and Friends Orchestra - London "
is an unique orchestra made by like minded people whom love, enjoy sharing music together at the highest level. It includes outstanding musician
coming from all parts of the world and based in London. It is a group of young
musicians whom not only enjoy playing together but also like to share their
wonderful experience with audiences. It compromises
musician from mainland China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, UK, France, Canada, US, Spain,
Russia, Korea, Japan, Armenia, Finland, Iceland, former Yugoslavia , amongst them are soloists, international prize winners, recording artists, chamber musicians and member of
major London orchestras...
" HU Kun and Friends Orchestra London " is interested in promoting cultural exchange between
countries, supporting peace, harmony and bringing people together, building bridges
between east, west and beyond. It provides a meeting point for those who
interested in world music and culture. Currently it is the first western orchestra
specialized in performing Chinese music outside of China.
HU Kun has conduct the orchestra for its inaugural gala concert (sponsored
by Bu Shu Restaurant London) on the 18th.Feb.05 at the Chinese Embassy
hosted by His Excellency the Chinese Ambassador for his 130 VIP guests. It has
been a sensational success as the orchestra has already attracted some agents, sponsors and record
companies interest. Some concert, tour and recording projects are currently under
planning around the world.
HU Kun and
Friends Orchestra performing at the International Canetti Festival
Moulin d'Ande, France
20th. July 2006
Inaugural Concert at the Chinese Embassy
hosted by His Excellency the Chinese Ambassador Zha
Chinese Embassy, London, UK