31 Oct 2015

Likha-Likas: ACL Festival in Manila this November

Manila hosts the 33rd ACL Conference & Festival from November 6 - 11, 2015, themed 'Likha-Likas: Reconfiguring Music, Nature, and Myth'.

Representing Malaysia at the Young Composer's Prize is Kuala Lumpur-born Sayyid Shafiee with his Jinsei Kouru for trumpet, bass clarinet and percussion.

The festival also features a number of Malaysian works (in order of appearance):
  • Johan Othman: the dancing mouse for SATB chorus
  • CH Loh: A Queen, A Mother for soprano and piano
  • Tee Xiao Xi: Life's Dukka (Shenghoubaku): art song
  • Ainolnaim Azizol: Meta VI: For electroacoustics and dancer
  • Chow Junyi: Serenade for orchestra
  • Chin Hong Da: Clock is ticking for chamber group


Malaysian premieres since 1995

Here is a roundup of premieres of Malaysian works at home and abroad. Since the mid-90s Malaysian works have been performed largely abroad...

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