The Firebird

Under the direction of Maestro Lim Yau, the NAFA Orchestra presented a concert titled The Firebird on 26 October 2016 at the Victoria Concert Hall. The orchestra opened the evening with selections from the suites of Georges Bizet’s widely-acclaimed Carmen. Mezzo-soprano Jessica Chen, Head of Vocal Studies, was the soloist for for Siete canciones populares españolas (Seven Popular Spanish Songs) by Manuel de Falla and orchestrated by Luciano Berio. Closing the concert was Igor Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite (1945).