Events

Upcoming

May 1, 2017, 1:30pm
Guest Composer Lecture
Taipei National University of the Arts
Taipei, Taiwan

June 1, 2017, 8pm
Adjudicator for New Generation 2017
Hong Kong Composers Guild in association with RTHK Radio 4
RTHK Studio One
Hong Kong

Recent

February 22, 2017, 8pm
Sandburg Songs, for soprano and piano (selections)
Fisher-Bennett Hall
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Jamie Jordan, soprano and Steve Beck, piano

February 3, 2017, 1:30pm
Faculty Lecture-Recital
Hong Kong Baptist University
Hong Kong
Lecture on my music and performances of Rise and immaus
Gary Ngan, violin and Kawai Chan, piano

December 20, 2016-January 4, 2017
MacDowell Colony Residency
The MacDowell Colony
Peterborough, NH

July 1-14, 2016
Composer Fellow
SoundSCAPE Festival
Maccagno, Italy
Private composition teaching and premiere of complete Sandburg Songs

July 12, 2016, 9pm
Sandburg Songs, for soprano and ensemble (Premiere of complete 5-song cycle)
SoundSCAPE Festival
Maccagno, Italy
Tony Arnold, soprano and soundSCAPE faculty, Tim Weiss, conductor

May 4, 2016, 8pm
Sandburg Songs, for soprano and ensemble
Warner Concert Hall, Oberlin Conservatory
Oberlin, OH
Sage DeAgro-Ruopp, soprano, Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble, Tim Weiss, conductor

January 4-29, 2016
Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts residency
Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts
Saratoga, WY

January 21, 2016
Brush Creek Presents at Encampment K-12 School
Speaking to high school students about my music.
Encampment, WY

September 23, 2015, 12pm
Composer Lecture
University of Maryland Baltimore County
Baltimore, MD

July 3-16, 2015
SoundSCAPE Festival
Maccagno, Italy

July 7, 2015, 8:30pm
Sandburg Songs, for soprano, flute, clarinet, violin, cello, guitar, percussion, and piano (Premiere)
Tony Arnold and Eastman BroadBandTim Weiss, conductor
SoundSCAPE Festival
Maccagno, Italy

January 28-April 15, 2015
Camargo Foundation Fellowship Residency
Camargo Foundation
Cassis, France

March 11, 2015, 5pm
Composer Lecture
Camargo Foundation
Cassis, France

January 30, 2015, 10am
In Search of Planet X, for clarinet, violin, and piano
Florida State University Festival of New Music
Tallahassee, FL
Debbie Bish, clarinet
Shannon Thomas, violin
Deloise Lima, piano

January 22, 2015, 4pm
“Sound Dialogue: Recent Works for Korean Traditional Instruments”
Composer Lecture
Composition in Asia Symposium and Festival
University of South Florida
Tampa, FL

November 15, 2014, 7pm
In Search of Planet X, for clarinet, violin, and piano
NACUSA National Conference
Kopleff Recital Hall, Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA

August 10-15, 2014
Paper Presentation on the role of music in second language acquisition
Collaboration with Jiyoon Lee, University of Georgia
World Congress of the American Association of Applied Linguistics
Brisbane, Austrailia

April 17, 2014, 8pm
Kinetic Attractions, for percussion quartet (Premiere)
Athens International Film Festival
Central Venue
73 Central Avenue
Athens, OH
NOBROW.collective

March 22, 2014
immaus, for solo violin
Rocky Mountain Regional Conference, College Music Society
Metropolitan State University of Denver
Denver, CO
Lina Bahn, violin

March 29, 2014, 2pm
immaus, for solo violin
Great Lakes Regional Conference, College Music Society
University of North Dakota, Fargo
Fargo, CO
Kia-Hui Tan, violin

December 11, 2013, 7:30pm
Celebrations, for 18-string kayagŭm (Premiere)
Commissioned by the Seoul Foundation for Arts and Culture
Woonmyundang, National Gugak Center
Seoul, South Korea
Jung Gil-seon, kayagŭm

December 5, 2013, 5:30pm
Kinetic Attractions, for percussion (Premiere)
collaboration with artist David Colagiovanni
Exhibit Opening at HERE Art Center
145 Sixth Avenue, Soho, NYC
Clara Warnaar, percussion

November 1, 2013
Paper Presentation on Korean Popular Music
College Music Society National Conference
Cambridge, MA

June 19, 2013-August 18, 2013
Aspen Music Festival

August 16, 2013, 9:00pm
II. Still, from Sonata for Clarinet and Piano
Zach Good, clarinet
Alex Bernstein, piano
Scanlan Hall
Aspen, CO

July 14, 2013, 9:00am
Beyond Planet X (excerpts), for orchestra
American Academy of Conducting at Aspen orchestra reading
Harris Concert Hall
Aspen, CO
Yuga Cohler, counductor

July 26, 2013, 8:30pm
Incantation, for violin and viola
Commissioned by the Aspen Music Festival and School
Harris Concert Hall
Aspen, CO
Timothy Steeves, violin
Xander Knecht, viola

March 16, 2013, 3pm
Sound Dialogue Project
“an ensemble dedicated to the interface between traditional and contemporary music”
Premiere concert featuring Korean traditional and contemporary western music
Four Sijo, for oboe, kayagŭm, percussion, and 2 reciters (Premiere)
Wildflowers, for solo oboe
Holy Angels Korean Catholic Church
7000 Old York Road
Philadelphia, PA 19126
Sponsored by American Composers Forum, Philadelphia Chapter

March 15, 2013, 8pm
Sound Dialogue Project
“an ensemble dedicated to the interface between traditional and contemporary music”
Premiere concert featuring Korean traditional and contemporary western music
Four Sijo, for oboe, kayagŭm, percussion, and 2 reciters (Premiere)
Wildflowers, for solo oboe
Rose Recital Hall
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Sponsored by American Composers Forum, Philadelphia Chapter

March 8-9, 2013
“Gangnam Style or Substance? Multidisciplinary Perspectives on Korean Popular Music”
Paper Presentation
8th Annual Conference of the Asian Studies Association of Hong Kong
Hong Kong Institute of Education
Hong Kong

January 11, 2013, 8pm
In Search of Planet X, for clarinet, violin, and piano
Bill Kalinkos, clarinet
Yuki Numata, violin
Matt Bengtson, piano
Penn Contemporary Music “Wail of the Voice” concert
Rose Recital Hall
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

June 29, 2012, 10:30am
Wildflowers, for solo piri
Gamin Hyosun Kang, piri
2012 International Gugak Workshop
National Gugak Center
Seoul, South Korea

June 6, 2012, 4pm
In Search of Planet X, for clarinet, violin, and piano
New York New Music Ensemble
June in Buffalo Festival
Baird Recital Hall
University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY

June 2, 2012, 2pm
Sarangbang, for solo kayagŭm (Premiere)
Najung Jin, kayagŭm
Seoul Art Space (Mullae)
Seoul, South Korea

May 24, 2012, 7:30pm
Wildflowers, for solo piri
Gamin Hyosun Kang, piri
Bukchon Changwoo Theater
Seoul, South Korea

May 13, 2012, 3pm
Noticing, for clarinet and violin
Bill Kalinkos, cl; Yuki Numata, vln. (The Links)
Queens New Music Festival
Secret Theatre, Studio 104
44-02 23rd Street, LIC, Queens 11101