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Composer

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

Fromm Music Foundation commission
Hong has received 2019 Fromm Music Foundation Commission.

 

Texas Flute Society has commissioned Hong to write a new work for the 34th Annual Myrna W. Brown Artist Competition in Denton, Texas.

The National Flute Association has commissioned Hong to write a new work for the Young Artist Competition for the 2020 convention in Dallas, Texas.

Lorelei Ensemble performs Hong's Missa Lumen de Lumine for their 2019-2020 tour in Wenham (MA), Cambridge (MA), Ithaca (NY), Lancaster (PA), Hesston (KS), Sheridan (WY), Greeley (CO), and Haverford (PA).

 

Premiere in Seoul, Korea.
8 PM | 21 November 2020

Epirthi, written for Youngwoo Lee, for solo piano will be performed at Seoul Arts Center-Recital Hall, Korea.

Premiere in New York (NY), USA.
8 PM | 9 March 2020

Feromenis pnois, commissioned piece by Mark Broschinsky, for solo trombone will be performed at Mise-en Place Greenpoint in Brooklyn. 

Premiere in Columbia (SC)/USA.
12 PM | 8 February 2020

Furman University Clarinet Choir will perform Blue Bird during the South Carolina Music Educator Association Conference at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center.

Premiere in Davis (CA)/USA.

7 PM | 1 February 2020

UC Davis Symphony Orchestra will perform Erat lux vera during the Taproot New Music Festival at Mondavi Center.

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

DEC

06

Bisbiglio

Performance by Kontempo Ensemble, Yeonjeong Korean Traditional Music Center, Daejeon/Korea.

NOV

29

Shine

Performance by Enrico Di Felice, 5th MAtera INtermedia Festival 2020, CASA CAVA Auditorium, Matera/Italy.

NOV

21

Epirthi  - World Premiere

Youngwoo Lee Piano Recital, Seoul Arts Center-Recital Hall, Seoul/Korea.

NOV

10

Shine

Performance by Eun Hae Oh, Daegu International Computer Music Festival, Daegu Concert House (Chamber Hall), Daegu/Korea.

SEP

11

O sacrum convivium

Performance by Ensemble Creations (con. Yeomyoung Lim), La Rentrée des chœurs, Sausset-Les-Pins, Marseille/France.

SEP

11

Postea sciens Jesus

Performance by Ensemble Creations (con. Yeomyoung Lim), Temple in rue Grignan, Marseille/France.

JUN

22

Luminous Flux

Taipei National University of the Art, Taipei/Taiwan.

MAY

23

Hxo - World Premiere

The 43rd Texas Flute Society Festival-Myrna Brown Artist Competition, (TX)/USA. (Online Festival)

JUL

08

O sacrum convivium

Performance by Ensemble Creations (con. Yeomyoung Lim), La Cathedrale Souterraine, Saint-Martin de Pallières/France.

JUL

08

Postea sciens Jesus

Performance by Ensemble Creations (con. Yeomyoung Lim), La Cathedrale Souterraine, Saint-Martin de Pallières/France.

© 2020 by Sungji Hong