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September 21, 2023

Interview w Prommachart Field D2. Music Press Asia
classical music

A Conversation with Thai Pianist Dr. Poom Prommachart & Conductor of TUTAN Festival Orchestra, Kevin Field

Tonight, Malaysia’s TUTAN Entertainment will present a live conversation featuring Steinway pianist Dr. Poom Prommachart and conductor Kevin Field with Music Press Asia’s editor-in-chief Monica Tong as moderator. As part of the latest 2023 program at the Dominus Arts Venue in Kuala Lumpur, the conversation is a preview into the lives of those who endeavor to bring a live high-caliber…

Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra to Celebrate 25 Years

Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS (DFP) is Malaysia’s first concert hall dedicated to classical music. Designed by Cesar Pelli, the hall takes its inspiration from the traditional shoe-box shape of the great…

Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra celebrate 25 in 2023. Music Press Asia
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Kalush Orchestra Wins 2022 Eurovision Song Contest. Music Press Asia
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Liverpool To Host Eurovision Song Contest 2023

A rush of demand is expected when seats in the 11,000-capacity venue, with fans dead set on attending the first contest on UK soil since 1998. Liverpool, oh Liverpool With just 97 days left until the contest kicks off, organisers and local officials are undertaking a last-minute scramble to put in place the required infrastructure for the world’s largest song…


Restarting a career in live performance has been an uphill walk for many artists. Music Press Asia speaks with Malaysian act Yunohoo prior to her performance at HEINEKEN®’s Genting Highlands…

Yunohoo Malaysian hiphip perform at Heineken campaign. Music Press Asia

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Jackson Wang World Tour Sells Out Bangkok Show

Jackson Wang’s tour Magic Man World tour is finally on the road. Having already performed at a stadium capacity concert in Bangkok (Thailand), he adjourns to Kuala Lumpur’s Axiata Arena…

Jackson Wang tickets for Magic Man World Tour. Music Press Asia

On The Road: Prateek Kuhad LIVE

Prateek is ready to mesmerize his fans with fun-filled musical evenings in Jaipur and Kolkata on November 27 and December 4 respectively. Prateek Kuhad is already on the road. Launching…

Prateek Kuhad to tour India 800450 NovDec 2022. Music Press Asia
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Steinway Launch New Software SPIRIOCAST

Steinway’s Hamburg premiere sees Lang Lang perform the new software LIVE at the Elbphilharmonie. Steinway & Sons has recently launched its revolutionary new software, SPIRIOCAST. Allowing live, remote performances from…

Steinway software SPIRIOCAST premieres at Hamburg w Lang Lang. Music Press Asia
Contemporary Classical Music

Gayageum For The Modern Day Audience

On translating a classical instrument for the appreciation of the modern audience, Hey String – a gayageum trio from South Korea – answers Taiwan Beats questions on topics of popularization…

Gayageum trio Hey Strings at World Music Fest Taiwan. Music Press Asia
Hong Kong

Cantonese Hong Kong Singer Joey Yung Tours Asia Enroute To Las Vegas

Joey Yung容祖兒 recently celebrated her twentieth anniversary as an artist performer. With live concerts returning after the pandemic, it is time to get on the road. In less than three days’ time, Yung will be appearing at the Arena Of Stars, a 5,000-seat live music…

Joey Yung tours USA Canada Asia