Sungji Hong

S U N G J I  H O N G

 

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F E A T U R E D     R E V I E W S

“A virtuoso exploration of the technical and sonorous possibilities of three high voices.”
-Elizabeth Roche, Daily Telegraph

“A work of iridescent freshness.”
-Barry Witherden, BBC Music Magazine

“Outbursts of rhythmic energy”
-The Irish Times

“it had fantasy, colour and drive”
-Nottingham evening post

N E W S

Kazimierz Serocki Composers' Competition 2021

Sungji has received the First Prize and the Special Prize for PWM Edition’s publications. Her piece LUX MUNDI was chosen among one hundred twelve scores. The Winners Concert by Hashtag Ensemble will take place on the 6th of November, 2021 and It will be broadcast on the Polish Radio Channel 2

Premiere at Idealistic Festival in Gdansk, Poland 

September 30, 2021

Exepnefsen written for Aleksandra Panasik, for Oboe and Electronics will be performed at Idealistic Festival.

Premiere at The NFA 2021 Virtual Convention

August 13, 2021

Jennie Oh Brown will be giving The NFA Convention Premiere of Vidimus StellamThe National Flute Association has commissioned Hong to write a new work for the Young Artist Competition for the 2020 convention in Dallas, Texas. The 2021 Virtual Convention is the full 2020 convention planned for Dallas, TX, dropped onto an online platform.

 

Premiere at The  ClarinetFest 2021 Virtual 

July 30, 2021

Ekvallein, commissioned piece by Sarah Watts, for Bass Clarinet and Electronics will be performed at The ClarinetFest. 

Premiere in Boston (MA), USA.

May 19, 2021

Bell Song, commissioned piece by Julia Scott Carey for solo piano will be performed in Boston (MA), USA.

U P C O M I N G   P E R F O R M A N C E S

OCT

10

Vidimus Stellam

Performance by Eun Hae Oh at Kumho Art Hall Yonsei, Seoul/Korea.

OCT

10

Hxó

Performance by Eun Hae Oh at Kumho Art Hall Yonsei, Seoul/Korea.

NOV

26

Ekvallein

Performed by Sarah Watts, bass clarinet, and Adrian Moore, electronics for the Sound Junction Concert Series, Sheffield/UK.

NOV

27

Ekvallein

Performed by Jung Won Yoon, bass clarinet, and Gabin Kim, electronics at the Daegu International Computer Music Festival, Daegu/Korea.

DEC

15

Vidimus Stellam

Performance by Kelley Barnett, Soloist Series, Ensemble Mise-en 10YRS, Mise-en place, Brooklyn (NY)/USA.

DEC

19

O nata lux

Performance by In mulieribus at St. Mary's Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, St. Portland (OR)/USA.

DEC

20

O nata lux

Performance by In mulieribus at St. Mary's Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, St. Portland (OR)/USA.

JAN

13

Proba me, Deus - World Premiere

Performance by Rita Fernandes at the October Gallery, London/UK.

JAN

28

Exepnefsen

Performance by Jung Choi, Faculty Recital, UNT-College of Music, Voertman Concert Hall, Denton (TX)/USA.

JAN

31

Exepnefsen

Performance by Jung Choi, MEIT Celebration Concerts, UNT-College of Music, The Merrill Ellis Intermedia Theater, Denton (TX)/USA.