The Intimacy of Creativity 2015

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The Intimacy of Creativity returns to Hong Kong 20 April – 3 May, 2015, celebrating its Fifth Anniversary Season!

Selected composers will present and revise their chamber music compositions after in-depth discussions between composers and performers during on-campus Open Discussions. The revised compositions will be formally presented at Preview Concerts at the brand new Cheng Yu Tung Building Multipurpose Hall on the campus of the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) and World Premiere Concerts at the Hong Kong City Hall Theatre.

Artistic Director and internationally-renowned composer, conductor, and pianist, Bright Sheng, will be joined by internationally-acclaimed artists, including Distinguished Guest Composer, Aaron Jay Kernis, winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Grawemeyer Award for Music Composition; The Tanglewood New Fromm Players as the returning Ensemble-in-residence for IC2015; Guest Artists, Tianwa Yang, acclaimed young violinist; Teddy Abrams, Music Director of the Louisville Orchestra and established conductor, pianist, clarinetist, and composer; and Julian Schwarz, Hong Kong Schoenfeld International String Competition first prize-winning cellist; among others.

For more information visit: www.ic.shss.ust.hk

 

Concert Schedule:

 

The Intimacy of Creativity 2015 World Premiere Concert 1

Sunday 26 April, 2015 – 3:00pm

Hong Kong City Hall Theatre

 

The Intimacy of Creativity 2015 World Premiere Concert 2

Sunday 3 May, 2015 – 3:00pm

Hong Kong City Hall Theatre

 

The Intimacy of Creativity 2015 Preview Concert 1

Saturday 25 April, 2015 – 8:00pm

HKUST

 

The Intimacy of Creativity 2015 Preview Concert 2

Saturday 2 May, 2015 – 8:00pm

HKUST

 

The Intimacy of Creativity 2015 Open Discussions

20-24 April, 2015

27 April – 1 May, 2015

Lecture Theatre, Lo Ka Chung Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, HKUST

 

The Intimacy of Creativity 2015 Lunchtime Lectures

Wednesday 22 April, 2015 – 12:30pm

Wednesday 29 April, 2015 – 12:30pm