Performances

2013

Spring
SUONO MOBILE USA concert tour

Location: TBA

World Premiere of my new project (2012) for narrator, alto saxophone, trumpet in B-flat, violin, cello, and piano

Performers: SUONO MOBILE USA ensemble

2012

September 30
Chinese Student Scholar Association (CSSA) Mid-Autumn Celebration

Location: Foellinger Hall at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign at 7:30 p.m.

World Premiere of my new project (2012) for soprano/narrator, flute, percussion, Er-Hu (Chinese 2-strings violin), violin, cello, and piano

Performers: CSSA Band

June 1-2
American Composers Orchestra 21st Annual Underwood New Music Readings

Location: DiMenna Center for Classical Music in New York City and include two public events—a working rehearsal on June 1 at 10 a.m. and a run-through on June 2 at 7:30 p.m.

World Premiere of “Symphony No. 3” (2011) for full orchestra

Performers: George Manahan (conductor) and ACO

More details: http://www.newmusicbox.org/articles/aco-announces-21st-annual-underwood-new-music-readings/

http://www.americancomposers.org/rel2012060102.html

April 13
University of Illinois Percussion Ensemble

Location: Krannert Center of Performing Arts, Urbana, IL

World Premiere of “Dancing Ocean” (2011) for six percussion performers

Performers: Professor William Moersch (conductor) and U of I percussion students

More details: http://krannertcenter.com/performance.aspx?id=201231492943430128174106178

April 4
Turks Head Knot Ensemble with special guest Professor Adam Unsworth (Horn)

Location: West Chester University, PA

Continuous performance of “Still Motion Rolling Cycle” (2010) for French Horn solo, alto and tenor saxophones, percussion, and contrabass

More details: http://www.wcupa.edu/cvpa/default.asp

March 16
Turks Head Knot Ensemble with special guest Professor Adam Unsworth (Horn)

Location: West Virginia University College of Creative Arts

Continuous performance of “Still Motion Rolling Cycle” (2010) for French Horn solo, alto and tenor saxophones, percussion, and contrabass

More details: http://wvutoday.wvu.edu/n/2012/03/13/turk-s-head-knot-band-to-perform-march-16-at-wvu

March 15
Turks Head Knot Ensemble with special guest Professor Adam Unsworth (Horn)

Location: Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, MI

Continuous performance of “Still Motion Rolling Cycle” (2010) for French Horn solo, alto and tenor saxophones, percussion, and contrabass

More details: http://www.kerrytownconcerthouse.com/index.php/events/event/turks_head_knot/

March 14
Turks Head Knot Ensemble with special guest Professor Adam Unsworth (Horn)

Location: Music Building Auditorium, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL

World Premiere of “Still Motion Rolling Cycle” (2010) for French Horn solo, alto and tenor saxophones, percussion, and contrabass

Performers: Adam Unsworth (horn), Chris Bacas (alto saxophone), Nathan Mandel (tenor saxophophone), Chris Hanning (percussion), and Peter Paulsen (contrabass)

February 6-7
Invited to Indiana State University as guest composer

Location: Indiana State University, 200 North Seventh Street, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA 47809-1902

Activities: 1). Present “Sonata No. 1” (2006) for Horn and Piano         2).  Give lecture to fellow composers

Music faculty members Brian Kilp, Martha Krasnican and Kelly Niiyama will perform as part of the Indiana State University Faculty Artist Series at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 6 in the Recital Hall of the Landini Center for Performing and Fine Arts.

The trio will present a program of 20th century music featuring the Indiana Premiere of a Sonata for Horn and piano by Taiwanese composer Pin Hsin Lin, a Sonata by late German composer Bertold Hummel, a Sonata by American composer Don Haddad, and a Trio for clarinet, horn, and piano by late American George Rochberg.

More details: http://www.indstate.edu/news/news.php?newsid=3018#.TyxgFMwQoiE.facebook



2011

July 13, Wednesday
Minnesota Orchestra: Composers Institute of 2011

My newest composition, Memories of Autumn (2010), is awarded as Honorable Mention

May 12, Thursday
Sound Exchange of 2011

Location: Music Festival at National Taiwan Normal University in Taipei, Taiwan

   “Caprice” (2010) for violin solo

April 9, Saturday, 2:00 PM
Joshua Haggerty’s Percussion DMA Recital, Urbana, IL

Location: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Smith Recital Hall

   “Meteoric Shower” (2008/2010) for marimba solo

April 9, Saturday, 10:00 AM and 1:00 PM
Society of Composers, Inc. • Region VI Conference

Location: University of Central Missouri “Old and New” Music Festival

Paper presentation at 1:00 PM: My “Chen Yi’s Unique manipulation of Pitch Materials in Symphony No. 2” (2010)

Music presentation at 10:00 AM: My “Sonata No. 1” (2006) for French horn and piano
Candace Thomas, French horn
Hye Young Kim, piano

http://www.ucmo.edu/music/nmf/UCMNMFProgram.htm

March 4, Friday, 9:00 AM
Athena Festival, Murray State University, 
Murray, KY 

Location: Performing Arts Hall of Murray State University

Paper presentation of my “Chen Yi’s Unique manipulation of Pitch Materials in Symphony No. 2” (2010)

2010

November 30, Tuesday, Noon-1:20 PM
New Music Ensemble Reading Sessions, Urbana, IL

Location: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Smith Recital Hall

“Still Motion Rolling Cycle” (2010) for horn, B-flat clarinet, bassoon, piano, and cello

November 22, Monday, 9:00 AM
Promotional Film for the Office of Technology Management, Urbana, IL

Location: Website of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

“I See the Sunshine” (2010) for B-flat clarinet, violin, piano, and cello
Useon Bryan Choi, B-flat clarinet
Cristian Neacsu, violin
Ting-Yin Lin, cello
Ya-Wen Wang, piano

October 19, Tuesday, 7:30 PM
Composition Recital, Urbana, IL

Location: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Smith Recital Hall

“Waterflower” (2010) for guzheng and piano
Yu-Chen Wang, guzheng
Ya-Wen Wang, piano

“As In A Dream” (2010) for chorus a cappella
Shan-Hui Jennifer Lin, conductor
【Soprano】Hsin Yi Lin, Emily Nixon, Caitlin Norton-Rinck, Sarah Loyld, Caitlin Harris
【Alto】 Angela Yang, Hallie Wang, Chih-Wei Chang, Emily Isaacson, Jy-Yu Dolly Hsu, Yu-Jen Hsu
【Tenor】Dane Suarez, John Cox, TJ Wilson
【Bass】 Douglas Balkin, John Ley, Jong Hun Kim, Kai-Ping Liao

August 5, Thursday, 3:00 PM
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Brunswick, ME

Location: Bowdoin College, Studzinski Hall

Bowdoin premiere of my “Enchanting Shadow” (2006/2010)
Sheng-Chia Chang, violin
Emma Schmiedecke, cello
Bethany Pietroniro, piano

August 3, Tuesday, 3:00 PM
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Brunswick, ME

Location: Bowdoin College, Studzinski Hall

Bowdoin premiere of my “Sonata No. 1” (2006)
Deborah McDowell, horn
Yuko Tanaka, piano

July 26, Monday, 3:00 PM
Aspen Composers Conference, Aspen, CO

Location: Aspen Institute, Harris Hall

Paper presentation of my “Chen Yi’s Unique manipulation of Pitch Materials in Symphony No. 2” (2010)
http://aspencomposersconference.webs.com/pastpresentations.htm

July 22, Thursday, 7:30 PM
Bowdoin International Music Festival, Brunswick, ME

Location: Bowdoin College, Studzinski Hall

World premiere: “Caprice” (2010) for unaccompanied violin solo
Justyna Jara (Portland)

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