On the 26th of January the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Kuala Lumpur hosted a New Year Celebration’s Recital presented by the lecturers and students of the Cultural Centre, University of Malaya.
Dr. Poon Chiew Hwa and Chor Mun Fei have prepared a special program with classical New Year pieces such as Tchaikovsky’s “Waltz of the Flowers” from The Nutcracker, the famous “Radetzky March” by Johann Strauss which is always the last composition at the annual New Year concert of The Vienna Symphony, and some classical pieces by Johann Sebastian Bach, Alexander Scriabin and other famous composers.
The concert was attended by the representatives of the Russian missions abroad, expats living in Malaysia and Malaysian music lovers. Everyone had truly enjoyed the recital and thanked musicians with long standing ovations. Classical music events and performances at the Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Kuala Lumpur help to promote the culture of the Russian music, introducing classical works of famous Russian and international composers to Malaysian public.