A collective of new music performances, in the categories of Contemporary, Jazz, and what crosses the border;
featuring works of 4 Hong Kong composers - Charles Kwong, Wilson Lam, Alex Au, and Anthony Chung, alongside the music of prominent American composer John Corigliano.
14th June 2014
Hong Kong City Hall Recital Hall
Charles Kwong - Composer graduated from the University of York (PhD), King's College London (MMus), and the Chinese University of Hong Kong (BA); Works have been featured in Hong Kong Arts Festival, York Spring Music Festival, Royal Musical Association Research Conference, and "LCO New"; Collaborated with professional orchestras such as the London Chamber Orchestra, Hong Kong Sinfonietta, and Hong Kong City Chamber Orchestra, among others.
鄺展維 – 作曲家。英國約克大學哲學博士，主修作曲，亦曾分別於倫敦國王學院及香港中文大學修讀音樂。作品曾於英國皇家音樂協會研討會、倫敦室樂團新音樂計劃、約克春季音樂節、及香港藝術節等作演出。曾合作之樂團包括倫敦室樂團、香港小交響樂團、香港城市室樂團等。www.charleskwong.com
Wilson Lam - Composer and guitarist, graduated from Berklee College of Music (BM) and New York University (MA). He has been studying composition with Yakov Gubanov, and Film Scoring with Sonny Kompanek. Recently, he is composing and producing music for film, TV and multimedia, arranging for popular songs, and performing as a Jazz guitarist.
林知秋 – 作曲家／吉他手。畢業於波士頓 Berklee College of Music 及 紐約大學 (NYU)。師從 Yakov Gubanov 學習作曲，Sonny Kompanek 學習電影配樂。目前從事製作電影配樂，流行歌編曲，及爵士樂演奏等。www.guitarwilson.com
Alex Au – Composer, conductor and jazz pianist. Received Master’s Degree (Distinction) in Composition from the University of York. His work “Dao” entered the final round in Duosolo Emerging Composer Competition 2011 and premièred in Italy. Alex also studied orchestra conducting under Maestro Roberto Paternostro in Berlin and worked with the Berlin Sinfonietta. As a jazz pianist, Alex has worked with a wide range of top musicians including Lonnie William, Kazuo Takeda, Ted Lo and Julian Arguelles, among others, and performed in several international Jazz Festivals.
歐天勇 – 作曲家、指揮家及爵士鋼琴家。英國約克大學音樂碩士，主修作曲。作品曾入選Duosolo Emerging Composer Competition 2011並於意大利首演。於德國隨Roberto Paternostro研習管弦樂指揮，並與柏林小交響樂團合作演出。以爵士鋼琴家身份曾於多個國際爵士音樂節擔任表演嘉賓。www.alexau-composer.com
Anthony Chung - Violinist and composer graduated from the University of York (PhD in composition, MA in Performance and Composition) and the University of Hull (Bmus, awardee of Marchant String Scholarship). He studied composition with Roger Marsh and violin performance with Yang Bao-zhi and William Leary. His works has been performed by Kreutzer String Quartet, Ligeti String Quartet and pianist Hilary Suckling.
鍾銘謙 – 小提琴家及作曲家。英國約克大學哲學博士，主修作曲，亦曾於該校取得演奏及作曲碩士學位、和於赫爾大學取得音樂學士學位。隨Roger Marsh習作曲及師從楊寶智及William Leary學習小提琴。作品曾由克萊采弦樂四重奏、利蓋蒂弦樂四重奏、及鋼琴家Hilary Suckling演出。