(Macao, March 9, 2013) –One of Hong Kong’s most respected composers, Joseph Koo, was joined by six special guests on the CotaiArena™ stage at TheVenetian®Macao-Resort-Hotel Saturday, with the live performance of the Master Joseph Koo Concert 2013 Macau, bringing the Macao fans an evening of memorable tunes and classic hits.
Joining Koo at the
CotaiArena were Hong Kong celebrities Adam Cheng, Elisa Chan, Johnny Yip,
Teresa Cheung, Joyce Lee and Gallen Lo, who sang a wide collection of Koo’s
signature songs, including his well-known TV series themes like “The Shanghai
Bund,” “Below the Lion Rock” and “Fatal Irony.”
Koo has composed over 1,200 songs in
his prolific half-century career, many of them now considered as some of
Cantopop’s all-time greatest hits. His musical accomplishments have earned him
numerous awards and accolades, including the Most Excellent Order of the
British Empire (MBE), the Bronze Bauhinia Star from the Hong Kong Government in
1998, and the Music Accomplishment Award from the Composers and Authors Society
of Hong Kong Ltd. (CASH).
at Sands China Ltd. Properties
China Ltd. has as a clear vision to establish Macao
as Asia’s top entertainment destination.
15,000-seat CotaiArena™ is the only venue in Asia
ranked in Pollstar’s Top 100 Worldwide Arena Venues based on ticket sales. It
is the top entertainment destination in southern China, hosting the world’s and the
region’s biggest names in music, sports and awards shows. Superstars frequently
choose the venue as the starting point of their Asian tours.
1800-seat, multi-purpose Venetian Theatre is one of the most luxurious
entertainment venues in greater China.
Featuring ushers in black-tie, champagne service, gourmet food and beverage
items and other unique, premium amenities, it offers an intimate, luxurious and
exclusive venue experience. The Venetian Theatre is playing a key role in
bringing the best in international and Chinese entertainment to Macao, with a luxury
theatre experience like no other in the region.
650-seat Sands Macao Hotel theatre regularly features internationally-renowned
singers, performers and artists of the highest calibre. From traditional
Chinese-costumed dancers to modern performances, and from singing troupes to
contemporary bands, everything from Western rock to Cantonese pop is covered.
With an unbeatable diversity, the entertainment
offering of Sands China Ltd. is ushering in a new era of entertainment in Macao.