Xpressions concert flyer

Received from the print shop, the stack of brochures that serve as pre-concert flyer and concert programme pamphlet.

New arrangement of a composition by Alfred Wong: Digital Hub Lite 袖珍數碼之源

The Sham Shui Po district in Kowloon is popularly known as the ‘digital hub in Hong Kong’ with its concentrated source of computer products and electronic accessories. The instrumental colours…

New composition by Tony K.T. Leung: Dim Sum 點心

The inaugural concert by Dim Sum Ensemble is a culmination of a lifetime’s preparation by its co-founders and influential people. Dim Sum was written especially for harpist Andrew Chan to…

New composition by Alice Ping Yee Ho: Drunkard’s Rhapsody 酒鬼醉逍遙

This composition is a reinvention of the ancient guqin tune “The Drunkard”, originally a popular ancient melody written around 220 AD during the Three Kingdoms Period by the famous and…

New composition by Chan Ka Nin: Double Happiness Trio Double Happiness Trio 雙喜臨門

The Chinese saying “Double Happiness arriving at the door” is almost self-explanatory. It means there are two jubilating events to be celebrated. The two kinds of happiness the composer is describing…

New composition by Lan-chee Lam: Spirit 靈

Spirit is a sextet for mixed ensemble commissioned by Dim Sum Ensemble. I would like to thank Tony who gives me a precious chance to work with the newly established…

New composition by Matthew Van Driel: Ripples 波紋

Ripples begins quietly and meditatively, drawing the listener in to the deliberate movements of each instrument. As the piece develops, the instruments begin to move more, and create ripples of…

Digital Hub: Sham Shui Po, Hong Kong

In 2008, Hong Kong composer Alfred Wong 黃學揚 wrote Digital Hub 數碼之源 for the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra. It is named after the Sham Shui Po district in Kowloon where there is…

SOCAN Foundation grant approved for 2013 Xpressions concert

We are thrilled that SOCAN Foundation has approved a grant for our Oct. 27, 2013 Xpressions concert! SOCAN Foundation logo is a trademark of SOCAN Foundation and is used under…