On 13 December2018, The Reverie Saigon is presenting ‘LaVie En Rose’, an evening featuring astunning musical performance from renowned Hong Kong classical musicians, saxophonist Timothy Sun and pianist Jacqueline Leung, along with a specialfive-course menu with paired wines at Café Cardinal, the city’s premier Frenchfine dining destination.
Sun and Leunghave been performing together since 2001, and will perform a 45-minute set fromtheir show ‘The Allure of the Tango’ starting at 7:30pm featuring French, South American and Chinese classics, and even a few festive Christmas tunes.
Sun is one ofthe most active saxophonists in Hong Kong and Macau, and has given recitals atsuch esteemed UK venues as St Martin-in-the-Fields, Wigmore Hall, BarbicanCentre and Southwark Cathedral, and his performances have been broadcast on BBC radio.
Hong Kong-based Leung is constantly in demand as a concert pianist, masterclass teacher,workshop leader and adjudicator. Her recent engagements have taken her tofestivals, concerto premieres, recitals and lecture tours in South and Central America, the USA, Europe and Southeast Asia.
Whilethey are being serenaded, guests will be treated to the delights of CaféCardinal’s special five-course Festive Menu, complete with paired wines. This holidayfeast includes delicacies such as millefeuille de foie gras, paired with Louis Roederer Brut Premier Champagne; scallop and shrimp ravioli, matched with Chateau FoncroseSauvignon Blanc Semillon; and fillet de boeuf of USDA first choice beef, accompaniedby Chateau Foncrose Cabernet Sauvignon; and a traditional ‘Noel Baba’ yule logdessert, served with coffee or tea.
Mr. Kai Speth, Vice President Operations and Business Performance of WMC Group, which operates The Reverie Saigon, said the visit by musiciansas renowned and accomplished as Sun and Leung set a new ‘high water mark’ forspecial events hosted at the hotel. “We see as part of our mission here at The Reverie Saigon to continually offer guests experiences that engage all theirsenses, and the next occasion will certainly do that,” he said.
The musical ‘La Vie En Rose’dinner is priced at 1,788,000++ per person or 2,888,000++ with paired wines. Seatsare strictly limited, so advance booking is recommended. In addition, the first30 guests to arrive for the evening will receive a voucher to the value of VND1,000,000 to use at R&J Italian Lounge & Restaurant.
One of Southeast Asia’s most distinctive, all-day dining venues, Café Cardinal delivers stunningviews of Saigon from level 6 of The Reverie Saigon and features decidedlyFrench cuisine with deliberate detours into complementary Western and Asiancuisines.
About The Reverie Saigon
A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, The Reverie Saigon features 286 rooms and suitesalongside 89 fully furnished serviced apartments, all of which are among thelargest in the city and feature incomparable views of the winding Saigon Riverand the city skyline.
The property features five distinctive food and beverage outlets, a 1,200-square-metre spa& fitness centre, an expansive outdoor swimming pool and 16 versatile andelegantly decorated function spaces. The hotel and residences are located inthe 164-metre tall Times Square building, a mixed-use development, whichincludes eight storeys of prime office space and the showrooms of some of thesame high-end Italian furniture brands whose pieces are featured throughout thehotel.
The Reverie Saigon is managed by Windsor Property Management Group Corporation (WMC Group). Incorporated in 2007, WMC Group is a hospitality and property servicesmanagement company headquartered in Ho Chi Minh City. The company’s diversemanagement portfolio
includes premierhotels, serviced apartments, restaurants in the central business district,grade-A offices and commercial shopping centres.
Level 6, TimesSquare Building
22-36 Nguyen HueBlvd. & 57-69F Dong Khoi St.
District 1, HoChi Minh City
Tel: (028) 38236688
Breakfast:6:00am – 10:30am (11:00am on weekends)
Lunch: 11:30am –2:00pm
Afternoon Tea:3:00pm – 5:00pm
Dinner: 6:00pm –11:00pm
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