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© Charles Kwong 2013-2020

CHARLES KWONG

鄺展維

composer

(*1985, Hong Kong)

 

FESTIVALS & PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS

Takefu International Music Festival (Japan) 2018

Ticino Musica (Switzerland) 2018

Divertimento Ensemble Rondò a Bobbio (Italy) 2018

Our Audible City (Hong Kong) 2018

HKS ArtisTree Residency: Notating Beauty That Moves - Music at an Exhibition 2018

Lumieres Hong Kong 2017

Tongyeong and Hongkong Exchange Composition Concert 2017

World Harmonica Festival (Germany) 2017

Ciclo de Música Contemporánea de Oviedo, Festival de Verano​ (Spain) 2017

Festival International de Piano La Roque d’Anthéron (France) 2017

Marvão International Music Festival (Portugal) 2017

Gezeitenkonzerte in Ostfriesland (Germany) 2017

Art Actually – HKxBrussels Multi-Arts Encounter (Hong Kong) 2017

IRCAM ManiFeste (France) 2017

An exposition, not an exhibition - Hong Kong Solos (Hong Kong) 2017

Hong Kong Sinfonietta Beyond Good Music @ the Fringe 2017

Hong Kong Arts Festival 2017, 2014

Jockey Club Street Music Series: Experimental Series (Hong Kong) 2016

New Vision Arts Festival (Hong Kong) 2016

Hong Kong New Music Ensemble - The Modern Academy 2016

soundSCAPE Festival (Italy) 2016

Freespace Happening (Hong Kong) 2016

Oi! E-pathy City (Hong Kong)  2016

Hong Kong Sinfonietta Good Music @ the Fringe 2016, 2015

Musica del Cuore (Hong Kong) 2015

Festival Internacional de Música de Ibiza (Spain) 2015

World Saxophone Congress (France) 2015

HKGNA Music Festival 2014

Freespace Fest (Hong Kong) 2014

Yogyakarta Contemporary Music Festival (Indonesia) 2014

York Spring Festival of New Music (UK) 2011

Hong Kong Composers' Guild "New Generation" 2010, 2009, 2008

Royal Musical Association Research Conference (UK) 2009

London Chamber Orchestra “LCO New” (UK) 2008

 

COMMISSIONERS

Takefu International Music Festival 2018

Ensemble Offspring 2018

Hong Kong Sinfonietta 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2009

Veloz Harmonica Quartet 2017

Spring Workshop, Hong Kong 2017

Hong Kong Arts Festival 2017 

soundSCAPE Festival 2016

Hong Kong New Music Ensemble 2016

Hong Kong Saxophone Ensemble 2015

HKGNA Music Festival 2014

Doubledeck Factory 2014

Hong Kong Composers' Guild 2010

 

COLLABORATORS

Mario Caroli 2018

Tosiya Suzuki 2018

Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart 2018

Divertimento Ensemble 2018

Ensemble Offspring 2018

Hong Kong New Music Ensemble 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015

soundpocket 2018, 2017

Frank Tang 2018, 2017

Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France 2017

Pierre-André Valade 2017

Colleen Lee 2017

Hong Kong Sinfonietta 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2009

Yip Wing-sie 2017, 2015, 2014, 2009

Kingsley Ng 2017

Perry So 2017

Lio Kuokman 2017, 2016 

Veloz Harmonica Quartet 2017

Spring Workshop, Hong Kong 2017

Yuen Che Hung 雄仔叔叔 2017, 2016

Romer String Quartet 2017, 2014

Anthony Wong 黃耀明 2017

Louise Kwong 2017

Cantoria Hong Kong 2017

Ensemble intercontemporain 2016

Eastman BroadBand 2016

Contrast Trio 2016, 2015

Jason Lai 2015

James Cuddeford 2015

Sami Junnonen 2015

Mary Wu 2015 

Hong Kong Saxophone Ensemble 2015

Wesley Wong 2015

Kay Tse 謝安琪 2014

Angelica Liviana 2014 

Timothy Ka-ho Kwok 2014, 2013

Juice Vocal Ensemble 2012

Kreutzer String Quartet 2011, 2010, 2009

Chimera Ensemble 2011

Hilary Suckling 2011

Joseph Houston 2011

Hong Kong Kamerata 2010

City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong 2008

London Chamber Orchestra 2008

Lontano Ensemble 2008

AWARDS, SCHOLARSHIPS & GRANTS

Hong Kong Arts Development Council Emerging Artist Grant 2018, 2017

Arts Development Fund of the Home Affairs Bureau, the Government of the HKSAR 2016

Richard Charles Lee Centenary Scholarship 2009-2012

Hong Kong Composers Guild “New Generation” Winner Award 2009

University of York Departmental Prize 2008

King’s College London Hong Kong Scholarship 2007

Composers and Authors Society Hong Kong Scholarship for Overseas Study 2007

Composers and Authors Society Hong Kong Scholarship 2007

Chung Chi College Yu-Luan Shih Award 2007

Chung Chi College Academic Creativity Award 2007

Chung Chi College Au Yeung Lun Scholarship 2007

Bernard Van Zuiden Music Prize 2006

The Chinese University of Hong Kong Dean’s List 2005

EDUCATION

University of York 2008-2013, Doctor of Philosophy

King’s College, University of London 2007-2008, Master of Music

The Chinese University of Hong Kong 2004-2007, Bachelor of Arts (1st Honour)