Four finalists nominated
The Luxembourg Society for Contemporary Music in cooperation with the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra has invited composers from all over the world to present new works for its International Composition Prize.
The international jury consisting of
Yan Hui-chang (Hong Kong)
Chan Wing-wah (Hong Kong)
Joshua Chan (Hong Kong)
Chew Hee-chiat (Malaysia)
Zhang Hao-fu (China)
André Laporte (Belgium)
Theo Brandmüller (Germany)
Cord Meijering (The Netherlands)
Marcel Wengler (Luxembourg)
has chosen four works to be premiered in the final concert of the
The selected compositions will be performed on January 11th, 2013 in a public concert at the Hong Kong Poly University – Jockey Club Auditorium in Hong Kong by the joint orchestra of the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra and the Luxembourg Sinfonietta: dizi, sheng, erhu, guzheng, pipa, sanxian, Chinese percussion, clarinet, bass clarinet, horn, tuba, cello, piano and western percussion, Marcel Wengler conducting.
Nomination of the four finalists:
(in alphabetical order)
Composers from 33 countries participated in the 10th International Composition Prize: Argentina, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Croatia, Finland, France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Tajikistan and the USA.