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  1. Samson Young, compoSer and contemporary artist

    Posted Nov 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... I'm listening to: Victoire's Cathedral City, released by the awesome new music label New Amsterdam. Victoire is a classically inspired pop-rock band headed by composer Missy Mizzoli. ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Composer weaves Chinese musical heritage into prequel to Wagner opera

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 09:43am by Victoria Finlay

    ... Victoria Finlay Berlin-based composer Jeffrey Ching has woven his Chinese heritage into his prequel to Wagner's opera Lohengrin, writes Victoria Finlay What came before Wagner's ... murder. But what happens before that? Before that awful court case in the corrupt kingdom of Brabant? That's a question the Berlin resident but Filipino-Chinese composer Jeffrey Ching had ...

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    Arts preview: Benjamin Grosvenor tackles the composer's piano concerto

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 11:09pm by Sam Olluver

    ... Sam Olluver Sam Olluver Made in Britten HONG KONG SINFONIETTA & BENJAMIN GROSVENOR Hong Kong City Hall   Last year was a big one for anniversaries marking the centenaries of composers ... following in the footsteps of the composer; Britten himself gave the first performance in the same venue at a Proms concert in 1938. This led Grosvenor to dutifully research both the event ...

  4. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Composer dubbed ‘Japan’s Beethoven’ Mamoru Samuragochi admits he can hear

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 12:36pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo A man dubbed “Japan’s Beethoven”, who admitted someone else wrote his music and came under fire when his ghost composer claimed he could hear perfectly well, ... The film showed Samuragochi playing with a small girl whose mother was killed in the disaster and apparently composing a requiem for her. “I’m determined to quit telling lie after lie,” his ...

  5. News - Asia - JAPAN

    Deaf Japanese composer admits someone else wrote his music

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 09:48pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Deaf Japanese composer admits to being a fraud A deaf composer, dubbed Japan's Beethoven, confessed yesterday to hiring someone to write his most iconic ... in the 2011 catastrophe. The film showed Samuragochi playing with a small girl whose mother was killed in the disaster and apparently composing a requiem for her, despite his own struggles ...

  6. News - Asia - JAPAN

    ‘Japan’s Beethoven’ Mamoru Samuragochi not even deaf, says ghost composer

    Posted Feb 06th 2014, 05:01pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Ghost composer Takashi Niigaki claims Mamoru Samuragochi is not deaf and can’t write sheet music The musical brains behind a supposedly deaf composer dubbed ... the tunes. “I am an accomplice of Samuragochi because I continued composing just as he demanded, although I knew he was deceiving people,” he said. Niigaki told reporters he had been paid just ...

  7. When Cambodian spirits sing

    Posted Apr 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kevin Kwong When Cambodian composer Chinary Ung talks music, he speaks not of notes and notation but of symbolism and spiritualism. 'I had a dream,' recalls the 68-year-old ... in to their spiritual guide, although 'I think we are losing that, we are not cultivating it. When I'm in a room, composing, there is more, a third [force], in the present.' A former Asian ...

  8. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Review: Closing Concert of the 2013 Chinese Composers' Festival

    Posted Dec 09th 2013, 05:33pm by ALEXIS ALRICH

    ... Alexis Alrich Closing Concert of the 2013 Chinese Composers' Festival Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra HK Cultural Centre Concert Hall Reviewed: December 7 The Chinese Composers' Festival has a distinguished history, especially for introducing mainland composers Tan Dun, Chen Yi and Zhou Long to Western audiences in 1986. This concert revealed the two main paths ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Concert gives child composers a chance to express their creativity

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 09:18pm by Stephanie Lo

    ... many pop hits over the past two decades, spent an afternoon with the young composers just over a week ago before their concert, co-organised by the Tom Lee Music Foundation. "The Junior Original Concert is such a wonderful opportunity because you don't see many chances being given to young composers- or any composers, actually. It shows that they all have imagination. We just ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Budding young composers develop creativity through music

    Posted Dec 02nd 2013, 12:13pm by Stephanie Lo

    ... Wing-leung Singer-songwriter Anthony Lun Wing-leung, who has written many of Hong Kong’s pop hits over the past two decades, spent an afternoon with the young composers before their concert just over a week ago, co-organised by the Tom Lee Music Foundation. “[The JOC] is such a wonderful opportunity because you don’t see many chances being given to young composers – or any composers actually. ...




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