Mariza Of Portugal Won The 12th Glashütte Original Music Festival Award

On June 7, 2015, Portuguese Fado singer Marisa held a personal special concert at the Albertinu Museum of Art, which received a warm response from the audience and painted for this year’s Dresden Music Festival. On a successful period. After the concert, the director of the Dresden Festival Jan Vogler and Mr. Yann Gamard, the global president of Glashütte Original presented her the twelfth Glashütte Original Music festival award trophy. As in previous years, the trophy was produced by two apprentices from the Alfred Hevig Watch School in Saxony, and the two watchmakers and Marisa and the awarding guests were on the stage of the award ceremony.

   Marissa commented: ‘I am honored to receive this award. I am especially pleased that this will make the world pay more attention to our traditional music form. I sincerely hope that Fado art will spread to more countries in the world And the region, especially I hope it will be more familiar to more young people. Thanks again to the Glashütte Original and the Dresden Music Festival for awarding me this honor! ‘
   Marisa received a prize of 25,000 Euros for reaching out to all ages around the world and learning about Fado’s outstanding contribution. ‘Marissa is the most famous Fado singer today. In 2011, Fado art was included in the list of intangible cultural heritage of mankind by UNESCO. Mary Sha has made outstanding contributions as a spokesperson for Fado art throughout Europe. Therefore, she is truly deserved to win the Grand Glashütte Original Music Festival Award. ‘
   At the same time, Marissa is also a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador, and for her artistic achievements won the Knight Order of Ordem do Infante Dom Enrique, one of the most important cultural honors in Portugal. In addition, she has been awarded the Chevalier de l’ Ordre des Arts et Lettres by the French government. In addition, the famous director Carlos Saura’s film ‘Fado’ is based on her, and the BBC documentary ‘The History of Marissa and Fado’ also reported her deeds.
   The Glashütte Original Music Festival Awards recognize the winners for their tremendous achievements in popularizing classical music education and encouraging young musicians. By 2015, this is the 12th year that watchmaking brand Glashütte Original has sponsored the festival. Glashütte Original and the Dresden Music Festival jointly awarded a prize of 25,000 Euros to the winners. The list of winners has been glorious, including Gustavo Dudamel, Sir Simon Rattle, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Hélène Grimaud ), Thomas Quasthoff, and Hilary Hahn.
Trophy
   As mentioned earlier, the trophy for the Glashütte Original Music Festival Awards was still produced by two apprentices from the Glashütte Alfred Heweg Watchmaking School. The school belongs to Glashütte Original, and since its establishment 13 years ago, it has continuously cultivated watchmakers and toolmakers. The shape of the trophy perfectly combines traditional watchmaking techniques with modern materials. A flying tourbillon with 18 tiny balance wheel screws symbolizes the watchmaker’s superb skills. This super complicated and sophisticated flying tourbillon was invented by the master of clocks Alfred Hevig around 1920. It has been regarded as the highest art form in the watch industry.

Kate Winslet Attends Longines International Races Hong Kong International Race

At the Sha Tin Racecourse, the Longines Longines Hong Kong International Race has pushed this year’s horse racing to a climax, which is very exciting. This event is one of the most prestigious international horse races in the world and consists of four championships. The total prize money is as high as 72 million Hong Kong dollars, making it one of the world’s most prized races, so it attracts many world-class jockeys and horse races every year. Longines Longines Elegant Ambassador Kate Winslet presents the Longines Longines to the Longines Hong Kong Cup Longines Hong Kong Cup Championship, California Memory owners, trainers and jockeys. In return, jockey Matthew Chadwick gave her a bouquet of flowers. Longines Longines Elegant Ambassador Kate Winslet, Guo Fucheng and Longines Longines Global President Walter von Känel at the Sha Tin Racecourse Review Area.
     The Longines Hong Kong Cup (2000m) was won by jockey Matthew Chadwick and horse racing California Memory. Matthew Chadwick is a member of the Hong Kong Jockey Club Apprentice Training Program. Longines Hong Kong Vase Longines Hong Kong Bottle Championship (2400m) was won by jockey Ed Dunlop and horse racing Red Cadeaux. The foal Lord Kanaloa won the Longines Hong Kong Sprint Longines Hong Kong Shorts Championship, and the Longines Hong Kong Mile Longines Hong Kong Miles Hong Kong was the Ambitious Dragon controlled by Zac Purton jockey. Finally, Ms. Kate Winslet, Longines Elegant Ambassador, Mr. Walter von Känel, Longines Global President, Mr. Kevin Rollenhagen, Managing Director of Swatch Group (Hong Kong), and Vice President and Global Marketing Director of Longines Juan- Mr. Carlos Capelli and Karines Au Yeung, Vice President of Longines Hong Kong, presented Longines watches to all champion horse owners, trainers and jockeys.
Ms. Kate Winslet attended the opening ceremony of Longines Lockhart Road flagship store. Kate Winslet and Mr. Kevin Rollenhagen, Managing Director of Swatch Group (Hong Kong), Mr. Walter von Känel, Longines Global President, and Ms. Karen Au Yeung, Vice President of Longines Hong Kong, cut the ribbon for the opening ceremony. (from left to right)
     Earlier in the day, Longines Elegant Ambassador Kate Winslet participated in the opening ceremony of the Longines Lockhart Road flagship store. Kate Winslet and Mr. Kevin Rollenhagen, Managing Director of Swatch Group (Hong Kong), Mr. Walter von Känel, Longines Global President, and Ms. Karen Au Yeung, Vice President of Longines Hong Kong, cut the ribbon for the opening ceremony. The opening ceremony of Longines’s new flagship store in Hong Kong is unprecedented in scale. The attendance of VIP guests made the opening ceremony star-dazzling and wished the flagship store business to flourish.