Cellists perform in the 2015 Melbourne Cello Festival. Image: Sav Schulman

Watch: MCM students travel to Hong Kong for Academy Cello Week

The MCM brought 13 cello students and 2 piano students to Hong Kong for ‘Academy Cello Week’, from 20-24 February 2017 under the sponsorship of the New Colombo Plan Mobility Grant, awarded by the Australian Government.

Hosted by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (APA), the students participated in masterclasses, workshops and orchestras. They also presented two evening concerts, jointly with the APA students.

The trip ended with a final concert of cello extravaganza, featuring cello ensembles and orchestras made up of students and professionals from Melbourne and Hong Kong.

Watch the video below.