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CHAN Kai-young

Times of Prospering and Perishing (2018)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

28.04.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Toshio HOSOKAWA

Blossoming II (2011)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by the Edinburgh International Festival Society

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

13.10.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Roberto Forés Veses

Steve HUI

Crackle, Hiss, Hum, and Rumble

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta 

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

16.02.2019

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

Michael JARRELL

Des Nuages et des Brouillards (2016)

for Violin and Orchestra

Commissioned by Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

22.09.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Ariel Zuckermann

Violin : Ilya Gringolts

Pierre-Yves MACÉ

Contreflux I – Muzak Codex (2018)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta and Orchestre de chambre de Paris

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

25.05.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Gabor Kali

James MACMILLAN

Larghetto (2017)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

08.09.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: James MACMILLAN

The Confession of Isobel Gowdie (1990)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by BBC

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

08.09.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: James MACMILLAN

Fazıl SAY

Ballad, Op 67 (2016)

for Alto Saxophone & Orchestra

Commissioned by Nobuya Sugawa

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

13.10.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Roberto Forés Veses

Saxophone: Nobuya Sugawa

Jörg WIDMANN

Ikarische Klage (Icarian Lament) (1999)

for Strings Ensemble

Commissioned by CREDIT SUISSE for Musikfestival Davos

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

10.11.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Christoph Poppen

Con Brio (2013 version)

Concert Overture for Orchestra

Commissioned by Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

19.01.2019

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Christoph Poppen

ad absurdum (2002)

Concerto for Trumpet & Small Orchestra

Commissioned by Philharmonie Essen and Munich Chamber Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

16.02.2019

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

Trumpet: Sergei Nakariakov

2017/2018

CHAN Hing-yan

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November Leonids (2017)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

18.11.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Hark the Phoenix Solitaire Cry (ver. 2017)

for Sheng and Orchestra

New version commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

20.05.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

Alain CHIU

Repetition and Difference (2018)

as new version of John Cage’s Fontana Mix
for Violin, Cello, Clarinet, Piano and Electronics

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

17.03.2018

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Violin: Eiko Hosaka

Cello: Park Si-won

Clarinet: Fong Hiu-kai Johnny

Piano: Alan Chu

Electronics: Alain Chiu

Seth CLUETT

interference is partial

for ensemble

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

03.03.2018

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Flute: Lamorna Nightingale

Clarinet: Jason Noble

Percussion: Claire Edwardes, Chau Chin-tung, Rieko Koyama

Violin: James Cuddeford

Cello: Chang Pei-chieh, Laurent Perrin

James CUDDEFORD

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Triptych – I : Chorale Prelude (for Christoph Poppen) (2016-17)

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

29.04.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Christoph Poppen

Charles KWONG

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At the Very End of Old Dreams (2017)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

19.07.2017

Venue: Große Kirche, Leer

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

PORTUGESE PREMIÈRE

23.07.2017

Venue: Marvão Castle, Marvão

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

FRENCH PREMIÈRE

25.07.2017

Venue: Parc du Château de Florans, La Roque d’anthéron

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

09.09.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Perry So

of no shore (2018)

for Violin, Bass Flute, Bass Clarinet and Percussion

Commissioned by Ensemble Offspring and Hong Kong Sinfonietta 

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

04.03.2018

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Violin: James Cuddeford

Bass Flute: Lamorna Nightingale

Bass Clarinet : Jason Noble

Percussion: Claire Edwardes

Thomas LARCHER

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Ouroboros (2015) 

for Cello and Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by Amsterdam Sinfonietta/Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ, Swedish Chamber Orchestra, Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Norwegian Chamber Orchestra, Munich Chamber Orchestra and Hong Kong Sinfonietta

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

10.06.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Clemens Schuldt

Cello: Jean-Guihen Queyras

LEE Yi-wei Angus

IMA [Modus Operandi II] (cartographic studies in nonconformity) (2018)

for Percussion

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

10.03.2018

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Percussion: Chau Chin-tung, Rieko Koyama, Mandy Lo

Pierre-Yves MACÉ

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Glissement de Terrain (Orchestra Version – 2017)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta and Lumieres Hong Kong

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

18.11.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Philippe MANOURY

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Instants Pluriels (Orchestra Version) (2014)

for Two Groups of Orchestra and Two Conductors

Commissioned by Orchestre de chambre de Paris

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

27.05.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: CHIEN Wen-pin, YIP Wing-sie

Rolf MARTINSSON

Double Bass Concerto No 1, Op 87 (2011)

Commissioned by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

04.11.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Alexander Liebreich

Double Bass: Edicson Ruiz

Pēteris VASKS

Concerto for Viola & String Orchestra (2014-2015)

Commissioned by BBC Radio, Vale of Glamorgan Festival (with funds provided by The Hinrichsen Foundation) and Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

25.02.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Viola : Maxim Rysanov

Samson YOUNG

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Such Sweet Thunder (2018)

for Recorded Bell Sound, Narration and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

25.02.2018

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Narrator: Sean Curran

2016/2017

George BENJAMIN

Canon and Fugue (2007)

from J.S.Bach’s The Art of Fugue

for Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by Orchestre de Paris

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

10.09.2016

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Alessandro Crudele

CHAN Hing-yan

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Ethereal Is the Moon (2016)

for Huqin and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

19.11.2016

Venue: Taipei Zhongshan Hall Zhongzheng Auditorium

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Huqin: Wang Ying-chieh

KAOSIUNG PREMIÈRE

20.11.2016

Venue: Kaohsiung City Dadong Arts Center Performance Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Huqin: Wang Ying-chieh

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

12.03.2017

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Huqin: Wang Ying-chieh

CHEN Yeung-ping

Resonance (2016)

for Violin, Double Bass and Narration

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

18.10.2016

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin: James Cuddeford

Double Bass: Masami Nagai

Narration: Mak Su-yin

Charles KWONG

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Some Nights Across the Universe (2017)

for String Quartet, Electric Guitar and Narration

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

21.03.2017

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin: Cheung Man-yui Kitty, Kiann Chow

Viola: Ringo Chan

Cello: Yip Chun-hei Eric

Electric guitar: Mike Yip Chi-chung

Narrator and Poet: Yuen Che-hung (Uncle Hung)

György LIGETI

Melodien (1971)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by the Cty of Nuremberg

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

25.06.2016

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: David Greilsammer

Daniel LO Ting-cheung

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Efflorescence – Quasi-Concerto for Orchestra (2016)

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

09.04.2016

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

From That Time Forward (2017)

for Trombone, String Quartet & Video

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

21.03.2017

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Trombone: Christopher Rodgers

Violin: Cheung Man-yui Kitty, Kiann Chow

Viola: Ringo Chan

Cello: Yip Chun-hei Eric

Media Artist: Yu Wing-yan

Fazıl SAY

Silk Road, Op 4 (1994)

for Piano and String Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

23.07.2016

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Piano: Fazıl Say

Toru TAKEMITSU

Nostalghia (1987)

for Violin and String Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

26.11.2016

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Violin: James Cuddeford

Mike YIP Chi-chung

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E  (2017)

for Violin, Trombone, Electric Guitar & Double Bass

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

21.03.2017

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin: Cheung Man-yui Kitty

Trombone: Christopher Rodgers

Electric Guitar: Mike Yip Chi-chung

Double Bass: Lui Ngao-yuen

2015/2016

LAM Fung

Memories (2015)

for Violin, Saxophone and Piano

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

12.05.2015

Venue: Foyer, Hong Kong City Hall

Patrick BURGAN

La Chute de Lucifer (2009)

Symphonic Poem for Trombone and Orchestra

ASIAN PREMIÈR

ASIAN PREMIÈR

18.04.2015

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Trombone: Fabrice Millischer

Tyzen HSIAO

The Highlander’s Suite (1985)

for Piano Quintet

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

19.01.2916

Venue: Foyer, Hong Kong City Hall

Violin: Cheung Man-yui Kitty, Kiann Chow

Viola: Ringo Chan

Cello: Yip Chun-hei Eric

Piano: Jacqueline Leung

Hendrik HOFMEYR

Concerto for Recorder, Harpsichord and Strings (2012)

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

31.07.2015

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Recorder: Stefan Temmingh

Harpsichord: Anna Paradiso

Charles KWONG

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// beforedark . hk . cn / (2015)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

25.07.2015

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Neon (2016)

for Violin, Saxophone and Piano

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

19.01.2016

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Trio: Contrast Trio

Here the world expires (2012/2015)

for Violin, Viola and Flute

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

21.07.2015

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Krzysztof PENDERECKI

Duo Concertante for Violin and Double Bass (2010)

Commissioned by the Anne-Sophie Mutter Foundation

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

18.08.2015

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin: James Cuddeford

Double Bass: Masami Nagai

Joyce Wai-chung TANG

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Clear Light (2015)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

28.03.2015

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

EUROPEAN PREMIÈRE

04.10.2015

Venue: Victoria Hall, Geneva

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

ZURICH PREMIÈRE

05.10.2015

Venue: Tonhalle, Zürich

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

FREIBURG PREMIÈRE

06.10.2015

Venue: Aula Magna de l’Université de Fribourg

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Isang YUN

Réak (1966)

for Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

09.04.2015

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Conductor: Christoph Poppen

2014/2015

Elliot CARTER

Mnemosyné (2011)

for Solo Violin

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

09.12.2014

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin: James Cuddeford

Duettino (2008)

for Violin and Cello

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

09.12.2014

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin: James Cuddeford

Cello: Chang Pei-chieh

Alexander GOEHR

…around Stravinsky (2002)

for Violin and Wind Quartet

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

10.03.2015

Venue: The Fringe Club – Fringe Dairy

Violin : James Cuddeford

Oboe: Marrie Rose Kim

English Horn: Mami Fukuhara

Clarinet: Fong Hiu-kai Johnny

Bassoon: Chin Hing-sang

Daniel LO Ting-cheung

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Home City ‧ Dream City (2014)

for Orchestra and Field Recordings

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

21.11.2014

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Ken Lam

Stephen YIP

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Ink. Color (2010)

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

12.04.2014

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

James MACMILLAN

Veni, Veni, Emmanuel (1992)

Concerto for percussion and orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

24.01.2015

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Percussion: Johannes Fischer

YANG Tsung-hsien

Grieving the Evanescing (2006)

for Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

27.06.2014

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sze

2013/2014

GayBird

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Gravitation in Time (2013)

for Orchestra, Robotic Instruments and Electronics

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

13.10.2013

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Charles KWONG

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As the Streams Never Cease (2013)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

28.02.2014

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Aenon LOO

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Here are the years that walk between (2013)

for Video, Soprano and Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

29.11.2013

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Conductor: Jason Lai

Soprano: Yuki Ip

Video: Law Yuk-mui

Enjott SCHNEIDER

Omaggio a Vivaldi (2011)

Concerto for Recorder, Strings and Harpsichord

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

18.05.2013

Venue:

2012/2013

CHAN Hing-yan

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‘Twas the Thawing Wind (2012)

for Sheng and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

22.09.2012

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

NORTH AMERICA PREMIÈRE

28.09.2012

Venue: Chan Centre for the Performing Arts, University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

CALGARY PREMIÈRE

01.10.2012

Venue: Jack Singer Concert Hall, Calgary

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

TORONTO PREMIÈRE

04.10.2012

Venue: Koerner Hall, Toronto

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

U.S. PREMIÈRE

07.10.2012

Venue: Rose Theater, Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Frederick P. Rose Hall, New York City

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

MONTRÉAL PREMIÈRE

08.10.2012

Venue: Maison symphonique, Place des Arts, Montréal

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

James CUDDEFORD

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Double Shadow

for Double Bass and Percussion

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

12.09.2012

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Double Bass: Masami Nagai

Percussion: Rieko Koyama

George Tsz-kwan LAM

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Clair de Lune on Hammer Hill (2012)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

15.06.2012

Venue: Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Jason Lai

NG Cheuk-yin

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Before the City Collapses (2013)

for Two Shengs and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

17.03.2013

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang, NG Cheuk-yin

2011/2012

LAM Lan-chee

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Lotus (2011)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

05.04.2011

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Samson YOUNG

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Twelve Contemplations on Jesus Christ and Mystical Love (2011)

for Violin, Cello, Clarinet, Piano/Keyboard, Percussion, Video and Installation

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

11.11.2011

Venue: ArtisTree, Taikoo Place

Installation Artist: Samson Young

Video Artist: Adrian Yeung

2010/2011

CHAN Hing-yan

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Hark the Phoenix Soaring High (2010)

for Sheng and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

16.04.2010

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

SOUTH AMERICAN PREMIÈRE

12.08.2010

Venue: Theatro Municipal do Rio de Janeiro

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

SÃO PAULO PREMIÈRE

14.08.2010

Venue: Sala São Paulo

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

BEIJING PREMIÈRE

23.04.2010

Venue: National Centre for the Performing Arts, Beijing

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

TANG Lok-yin

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Visage (2011)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

25.03.2011

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

2009/2010

George Tsz-kwan LAM

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The Gestures of Farewell (2010)

for Narration and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

04.03.2010

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Narrator: Jason LAI

The Queen’s Gramophone (2009)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta 

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

06.11.2009

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Mussorgsky/Julian YU

Pictures at an Exhibition

Orchestrated for Chamber Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

15.05.2009

Venue:

2008/2009

Avner DORMAN

Frozen in Time (2007)

Percussion Concerto

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

15.11.2008

Venue:

Samson YOUNG

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Electric Counterpoint (2009)

for Nintendo Gameboy, Electronics and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

24.02.2009

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Afterglow (2008)

for Orchestra and Electronics

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

19.04.2008

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

2007/2008

Robin HOLLOWAY

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Fourth Idyll op. 102 (2006-07)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by City of London Sinfonia, Västerås Sinfonietta and Hong Kong Sinfonietta

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

27.03.2008

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Angel LAM

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In Search of Seasons (2007)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund and funded in part by the American Music Center’s CAP Grants

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

05.10.2007

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

LAM Fung

Illumination (2005)

for Orchestra

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

25.05.2007

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

George Tsz-kwan LAM

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Variations On (2006)

Chamber Concerto for Seven Players

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

ASIAN PREMIÈRE

26.10.2007

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

2006/2007

NG Cheuk-yin

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Up Among the Stars (2006)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

14.04.2006

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Fly (2007)

for Drumset, Electric Bass and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

16.03.2007

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Percussion: Jun KUNG

Bass Guitar: LIANG Chun-wai

Joyce Wai-chung TANG

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Quicksilver Swirls (2006)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

06.12.2006

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

2005/2006

CHAN Hing-yan

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There’s Something in the Wind … (2005)

for Orchestra and Two Chinese-wind Soloists

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

04.08.2005

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Dizi: CHU Siu-wai

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

EUROPEAN PREMIÈRE

06.08.2005

Venue: Salle Royale, Reims Champagne Congrès

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Dizi: CHU Siu-wai

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

SHANGHAI PREMIÈRE

06.05.2007

Venue: Shanghai Oriental Arts Center

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Dizi: CHU Siu-wai

Sheng: LOO Sze-wang

CHAN Sze-rok

Prelude to the Forbidden Land (2005)

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

05.11.2005

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

HUI Cheung-wai

New Episode of a Legend: Monkey King’s Adventure on the Moon (2005)

for Narration and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund 

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

10.09.2005

Venue: Sha Tin Town Hall Auditorium

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Narrator: Karena Lam

IP Kim-ho

Momento (2005)

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

02.09.2005

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

YAU Yuen-hing

Fanfare Prelude

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

01.06.2005

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Stephen YIP

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Novela (2006)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

10.03.2006

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Samson YOUNG

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How Perfumes are Transmitted by Feathery Telegraph (2005)

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

21.10.2005

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Julian YU

The Little Gecko (2000)

for Narration and Orchestra

Commissioned by Symphony Australia

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

11.09.2005

Venue: Sha Tin Town Hall Auditorium

Conductor: Yip Wing-sie

Narrator: Karena Lam

2004/2005

NG Cheuk-yin

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White (2004)

for Chinese Percussion and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

29.04.2004

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Percussion: CHAU Chin-tung

EUROPEAN PREMIÈRE

15.06.2004

Venue: Saint-Riquier Abbatiale, Picardie

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Percussion: CHAU Chin-tung

SOUTH AMERICAN PREMIÈRE

15.08.2010

Venue: SESC – Itaquera, São Paulo

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Percussion: CHAU Chin-tung

URUGUAYAN PREMIÈRE

18.08.2010

Venue: Auditorio Nacional Adela Reta del Sodre, Montevideo

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Percussion: CHAU Chin-tung

ARGENTINE PREMIÈRE

19.08.2010

Venue: Teatro Coliseo de Buenos Aires

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Percussion: CHAU Chin-tung

Angel LAM

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Symphonic Journal: Ambush from Ten Directions (2005)

for Narration and Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

18.03.2005

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Narrator: Elton LAU

2003/2004

CHEN Ning-chi

Legend of Yao Ji (2003)

Opera

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

16.10.2003

Venue: Grand Theatre, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Conductor: Chiu Chun-chiang

Librettist: Rupert CHAN, Pu Yue

Robin HOLLOWAY

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Ravel’s Menuet sur le Nom de Haydn (2003)

Orchestrated for Chamber Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

27.09.2003

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Christopher Hogwood

LAM Shun

Reflections of the Mountains (2003)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

04.12.2003

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Daniel LAW

Menuha Overture (2004)

for Orchestra

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

11.01.2004

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Conductor: Daniel LAW

Clarence MAK

Sentiments in the Wind (2004)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

26.03.2004

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

2002/2003

Victor CHAN

When the Green Woods Laugh (Six Songs to Poems by William Blake) (2003)

for Soprano, Choir and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

27.03.2003

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Bruno Ferrandis

Soprano : Patricia Rozario

Choir: Diocesan Girls' Junior School Choir

Song for Tomorrow (2002)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

17.11.2002

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Aenon LOO

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Quiet Waters (2003)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

08.03.2003

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Dissolving Grace (2002)

for Cello and Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

06.12.2002

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: YIP Wing-sie

Cello: Matthew BARLEY

2001/2002

Clarence MAK

Fanfare for HSH Prince Philipp von und zu Liechtenstein (2001)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

09.12.2001

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Conductor: YEH Tsung

QU Xiao-song

The Stone (2002)

Concerto for Three Percussion and Chamber Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

22.02.2002

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall

Conductor: Yeh Tsung

2000/2001

CHAN Hing-yan

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Madame Cadavre (2001)

for Violin and Orchestra

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

24.02.2001

Venue: Auditorium, Kwai Tsing Theatre

Conductor: YEH Tsung

Violin : Lily KOH

CHEN Yi

Momentum (1998)

for Orchestra

Commissioned by the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

26.11.2000

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultural Centre

Conductor: YEH Tsung

Alice HO

Concerto for Cello and Orchestra (2000)

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

26.11.2000

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultura Centre

Conductor: YEH Tsung

Cello: Wendy LAW

KUAN Nai-chung

Journey to Lhasa (Orchestra version)

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

24.06.2000

Venue:

Conductor: KUAN Nai-chung

TUNG Lai-shing

Book of Laughter and Forgetting (2000)

for Orchestra and Cantonese Opera Singer

Commissioned by Hong Kong Sinfonietta with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund

WORLD PREMIÈRE

WORLD PREMIÈRE

29.12.2000

Venue:

ZHU Jian'er

Symphony No. 4 (1990)

for Dizi and String Orchestra

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

HONG KONG PREMIÈRE

26.11.2000

Venue: Concert Hall, Hong Kong Cultura

Conductor: YEH Tsung

Dizi: Zhang Weiliang

“A beautiful performance which showed that Hong Kong Sinfonietta is worthy of standing among the ranks of European orchestras.”  Review in L‘Eco di Bergamo (Italy)