2019

17.11.2019 Sun 4PM @ Hong Kong

Lux æterna

for string orchestra

(world première)

commissioned by Ponte Singers

performers: Ponte Orchestra; Stephan Lam (conductor)

location: Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

26.10.2019 Sat 4PM & 5:30PM @ Hong Kong

Atlas 6

site-specific work for ensemble

(world première)

as part of Our Audible City

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

location: Haw Par Mansion, Hong Kong

7.9.2019 Sat 5:30PM @ Hong Kong

the forest also gazes into you

​for piano trio

Hidden Forest Summer Project

performers: Timothy Kwok (piano); Kitty Cheung (violin) and Chor Kai-hei (cello)

venue: Asia Society Hong Kong Centre

6.7.2019 5:30PM @ Hong Kong

​for sextet

Hidden Forest Summer Project

performers: Colleen Lee, Ho Yi On, Sunny Yeung, Lee Haeduen, Tete Bae and Linus Fung, Vicky Shin

venue: Asia Society Hong Kong Centre

for orchestra

(Italian première)

 

performers: Orchestra UniMi; Wing-sie Yip

venue: La Statale University Great Hall

23.2.2019 Sat 3PM @ Hong Kong

Atlas 5

site-specific work for ensemble

(world première)

as part of Our Audible City

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

location: Tung Lin Kok Yuen 東蓮覺苑, Hong Kong

9.2.2019 1:30PM & 3PM @ Hong Kong

Atlas 4

site-specific work for ensemble

(world première)

as part of Our Audible City

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble, HKU Percussion Ensemble, Gip Percussion Ensemble, and community participants

location: HKU, Hong Kong

27.1.2019 Sat 5PM @ Hong Kong

Atlas 3

site-specific work for ensemble

(world première)

as part of Our Audible City

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

location: SCAD, Hong Kong

2018

4.11.2018 Sun @ Hong Kong

Atlas 2

site-specific work for ensemble

(world première)

as part of Our Audible City

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

location: Tai Lei, Peng Chau, Hong Kong

15.9.2018 @ Takefu, Japan

Lachrymae

​for sextet

(Japan première)

29th Takefu International Music Festival

performers: Takefu Ensemble

venue: Echizen-shi Bunka Center

14.9.2018 @ Takefu, Japan

as if the wind is seeking itself

​for tenor recorder and bass flute

(world première)

29th Takefu International Music Festival

performers: Tosiya Suzuki, tenor recorder; Mario Caroli, bass flute

venue: Echizen-shi Bunka Center

29.7.2018 @ Lugano, Switzerland

Motet - illegal content 2.2018

​for vocal ensemble

(world première)

Festival Ticino Musica 2018

performers: Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart 

venue: Hall del LAC, Lugano

28.7.2018 @ Ligornetto, Switzerland

Miniature

​for 2 singers and 2 dancers

(world première)

Festival Ticino Musica 2018

performers: Neue Vocalsolisten Stuttgart and Ticino in Danza

venue: Museo Vincenzo Vela, Ligornetto

14.7.2018 @ Bobbio, Italy

Staring (into the everchanging blue)

​for octet

(world première)

International Divertimento Ensemble Academy - International Workshop for Young Composers 2018

performers: Divertimento Ensemble; Sandro Gorli, condcutor

venue: Comune di Bobbio, Italy

30.6.2018 @ Hong Kong

Atlas 1

site-specific work for large ensemble

(world première)

as part of Our Audible City

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Tai Kwun, Hong Kong

4.3.2018 @ Hong Kong

of no shore

for quartet

(world première)

Hong Kong Sinfonietta ArtisTree Residency

Notating Beauty That Moves – Music at an Exhibition

Tessera by Ensemble Offspring

performers: Ensemble Offspring

venue: ArtisTree, TaiKoo Place

10.2.2018 @ Hong Kong

Revolutionary Étude

for harmonica quartet

(Hong Kong première)

performers: Veloz Harmonica Quartet

venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

2017

23-25.11.2017 @ Hong Kong

Sounds: over the ocean

for 2 violins, viola and double bass

as part of Kingsley Ng's installation - "Over the Ocean" at Lumieres Hong Kong

Performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

Venue: Spring workshop

20.11.2017 Mon 8pm @ Hong Kong

L'Impression

for string quartet

Tongyeong and Hongkong Exchange Composition Concert to celebrate Isang Yun's 100th birthday

Performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

Venue: Spring workshop

17.11.2017 Fri 8pm @ Tongyeong, Korea

L'Impression

for string quartet

(Korean première)

Tongyeong and Hongkong Exchange Composition Concert to celebrate Isang Yun's 100th birthday

Performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

Venue: Tongyeong Concert Hall Black Box

Revolutionary Étude

for harmonica quartet

(world première)

The 8th World Harmonica Festival 2017, Trossingen

performers: Veloz Harmonica Quartet

Sonata / dissipated in silence

for quintet

(première of new version)

(Re)Imagine Sonic Frontiers

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts Concert Hall

4.10.2015 Weds @ Manama, Bahrain

Evensongs

for harmonica and piano

(Bahrain première)

Performers: Wesley Wong, harmonica; Shart Hong-yui, piano

Venue: Bahrain Cultural Hall

for orchestra

(Asian première)

 

performers: Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Perry So

venue: Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

for solo piano

(Asian première)

 

performer: Colleen Lee

venue: Kwang Hwa Information and Culture Centre

for violin, viola and flute

(Portugal première)

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: gnration, Braga

for orchestra

(France première)

Festival International de Piano La Roque d’Anthéron, France

 

performers: Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Yip Wing-sie

venue: Parc du Château de Florans

for orchestra

(Portugal première)

Marvão International Music Festival, Portugal​

 

performers: Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Yip Wing-sie

venue: Marvão Castle, Marvão

for orchestra

(world première)

Gezeitenkonzerte in Ostfriesland

 

performers: Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Yip Wing-sie

venue: Große Kirche, Leer

for melodica and objects in soundpocket

An exposition, not an exhibition - Hong Kong Solos

performer: Alice Wong

venue: soundpocket headquarter

for string quartet, electric guitar and narrator

 

Hong Kong Sinfonietta Beyong Good Music @ the Fringe

performer: Romer String Quartet; Mike Yip; Uncle Hung雄仔叔叔

venue: Fringe Dairy, the Fringe Club

The fin de siècle Songs

staged work for choir, solo voices, and large ensemble of Chinese and Western instruments

Hong Kong Odyssey

45th Hong Kong Arts Festival

venue: Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

2016

Here the world expires

for violin, viola and flute

 

Jockey Club Street Music Series: Experimental Series

 

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Upstairs Theatre, Fringe Club

Lachrymae

for sextet (version for Ensemble intercontemporain)

Hong Kong New Vision Arts Festival 2016

performers: Ensemble intercontemporain

venue: Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

Lachrymae

for sextet 

Hong Kong New Vision Arts Festival 2016

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble; Lio Kuok-man, conductor

venue: Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall Backstage Level 7 CR1

Sonata / dissipated in silence

for quintet

(world première)

Modern Academy II

performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts Recital Hall

the unsungs

for string quartet

 

performers: Alfred Ng, Ryan Ho, Matthew Li, Kevin Lam

venue: Lecture Hall, Sheung Wan Civic Centre

Lachrymae

for sextet

(world première)

soundSCAPE composition and performance exchange

performers: Eastman BroadBand; Tim Weiss, conductor

venue: Auditorium, Maccagno

13.3.2016 Sun 3:15pm @ Hong Kong

Kinderszenen

for storyteller Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and ensemble

 

”Let’s Go On an Adventure”《唏!前面嗰位…》

Freespace Happening

 

performers: Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Nursery Park, West Kowloon Cultural District

6.3.2016 Sun 3:30pm @ Hong Kong

Kinderszenen

for storyteller Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and ensemble

 

”Let’s Go On an Adventure”《唏!前面嗰位…》

Museum of Art Sunday Concert

 

performers: Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Lecture Hall of Heritage Discovery Centre, Kowloon Park

13.12.2015 Sun 3pm @ Shenzhen, China

Evensongs

for harmonica and piano

(Shenzhen première)

Performers: Wesley Wong, harmonica; Shart Hong-yui, piano

Venue: Shenzhen Concert Hall

28.2.2016 Sun 3pm @ Hong Kong

Kinderszenen

for storyteller Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and ensemble

 

”Let’s Go On an Adventure”《唏!前面嗰位…》

E-pathy City

 

performers: Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Oil Street Art Space

20.2.2016 Sat 4:45pm @ Hong Kong

Kinderszenen

for storyteller Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and ensemble

 

”Let’s Go On an Adventure”《唏!前面嗰位…》

Tai Po Youth Arts Festival 2016 

 

performers: Uncle Hung (雄仔叔叔) and Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

venue: Former Tai Po Government Secondary School

Neon

for violin, tenor saxophone and piano

(world première)

 

Good Music @ the Fringe

 

performers: Contrast Trio (Kitty Cheung, violin; Timonthy Sun, tenor saxophone; Jenny Ng, piano)

venue: Fringe Dairy, the Fringe Club

2015

9.12.2015 Wed 8pm @ Hong Kong

The Stars Shall Not Sing

for saxophone nonet

(Asian première)

 

Performers: Hong Kong Saxophone Ensemble

Venue: Lee Hysan Concert Hall, Chinese University of Hong Kong 

30.10.2015 Fri 6pm @ Hong Kong

Evensongs

for harmonica and piano

 

Musica del Cuore - HK

Performers: Wesley Wong, harmonica; Shart Hong-yui, piano

Venue: Citibank Plaza

17.9.2015 Thu 7:30pm @ Hong Kong

L'Impression

for string quartet

(Asian première)

 

Performers: Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

Venue: Recital Hall, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Still Life

for solo piano

(Spain première)

 

XXI Festival Internacional de Música de Ibiza 2015

 

Performer: Mary Wu, piano

// beforedark . hk . cn /

for orchestra

(world première)

 

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

Veronika Eberle Plays Shostakovich Violin Concerto No 1

 

Performers: Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Yip Wing-sie

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Here the world expires

for violin, viola and flute

 

Good Music @ the Fringe with James C.

 

Performers: James Cuddeford, violin; Bohyun Kim, viola; Sami Junnonen, flute 

Venue: Fringe Dairy, the Fringe Club

The Stars Shall Not Sing

for saxophone nonet

(world première)

 

Commissioned by Hong Kong Saxophone Ensemble

 

17th World Saxophone Congress 2015

 

Performers: Hong Kong Saxophone Ensemble

Venue: Salle de la Bourse, Strasbourg

28.6.2015 Sun 8pm @ Hong Kong

Evensongs

for harmonica and piano

(world première)

 

Commissioned by Wesley Wong

 

Performers: Wesley Wong, harmonica; Shart Hong-yui, piano

Venue: Recital Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

21.2.2015 Sat 8pm @ Hong Kong

Will the voice remain the same?

for violin, saxophone, piano and percussion

(world première)

 

Commissioned by Doubledeck Factory

 

Performers: Contrast Trio (Kitty Cheung, violin; Timonthy Sun, tenor saxophone; Jenny Ng, piano); Louis Siu, percussion

Venue: Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall

2014

26.11.2014 Wed 7:30pm @ Yogyakarta, Indonesia

Beside Poetry - 臨江仙 the Riverside Fairy

for solo piano

(Indonesia première)

 

Yogyakarta Contemporary Music Festival 2014

 

Performer: Angelica Liviana, piano

Venue: Postgraduate Indonesian Institute of the Art, Yogyakarta

22.11.2014 Sat 11pm @ Hong Kong

the unsungs

for string quartet

 

Freespace Fest 2014

as part of "24 Hour Pop Song"

 

Performers: Romer String Quartet

Venue: West Kowloon Culturual District

 

works performed:

Into the Snow for jazz trio and strings (première)

The Alternative Way for jazz trio and strings (première)

Beside Poetry - the Riverside Fiary for solo piano

 

details:

Notes Outside

25.4.2014 Fri 8pm @ Hong Kong

Prelude

for flute, violin and piano

 

Performers: Avant Music Group Association of Hong Kong

Venue: Cultural Activities Hall, Shatin Town Hall

As the Streams Never Cease

for orchestra

(world première)

 

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

 

42nd Hong Kong Arts Festival

Hong Kong Sinfonietta & Benjamin Grosvenor

 

Performers: Hong Kong Sinfonietta; Yip Wing-sie

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

2013

30.11.2013 Sat 4pm @ Hong Kong

Beside Poetry - 臨江仙 the Riverside Fairy

for solo piano  

(Hong Kong première)

 

Performer: Timothy Ka-ho Kwok, piano 

Venue: Lee Hysan Concert Hall, Chinese University of Hong Kong 

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