17 APR 2015 | FRI | 8PM
I GUSTI NGURAH ADI PUTRA Mo Meng
KRISTOFER SVENSSON Ír Himinn, Grœnn (World Premiere)
JOHN CAGE / LOU HARRISON Double Music
SLAMET ABDUL SJUKUR GAME-land No. 5, II
FUNG DIC-LUN Everlasting Blossoms in the Spring Breeze* (World Premiere)
CLAUDE VIVIER Pulau Dewata
JOYCE WAI-CHUNG TANG Resonance* (World Premiere)
*Commissioned by HKU Gamelan in 2015 with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund
Composers have long been inspired by the rhythmic vitality and complex sonorities of Indonesian gamelan music. Using this as a point of departure, this concert features newly-commissioned works for Balinese gamelan and soloists as well as masterpieces by North American and Indonesian composers.
Hong Kong New Music Ensemble
HKU Percussion Ensemble
Loo Sze Wang, sheng
William Lane, viola
Linda Yim, piano
John Winzenburg, conductor
Music in Words
Speakers: Fung Dic-lun, Kristofer Svensson, and Joyce Wai-chung Tang
17 APR 2015 | FRI | 7:00PM-7:30PM
Rehearsal Room, LG1/F, Run Run Shaw Tower, HKU
FREE and open to the public (first come, first served)
Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre
The University of Hong Kong
FREE via online registration
- For ages 6+
- Approximately 1 hour without intermission
- Guests are advised to arrive punctually.
- No latecomers will be admitted until a suitable break in the programme.
- Programmes and artists are subject to change.