Music

Yes, I have shed my tears for being rejected by the graduate school of my own university.

But then anyway… perhaps one of my composition friends put it right: it’s always better to study in other graduate schools rather than that of your own university. (He also rightly summarized my experience as a low ebb coming tightly after a high tide.)  The only master’s admissions left for me are one composition programme… Continue reading Yes, I have shed my tears for being rejected by the graduate school of my own university.

Music · Music event promotion · Orienteering · Raphael Mak - myself

Mid-December – planning the year 2015

Mid-December 2014. Perhaps a bit late to plan the next year (or might be just in time). 2014 has been indeed a year never before experienced. Compositions, maps, super long trips. Ever tumultuous and changing society. Admiralty, Causeway Bay and Mongkok revolutionizes our urban spatial experience (and above all political, but remember that planning is… Continue reading Mid-December – planning the year 2015

Music works · Performance

Composition project – Kowloon Rhapsody

Almost a month passed before I am writing a post on this event i.e. the composition project performance on 30 April. The ensemble-in-residence of the CUHK Music composition project this year (i.e. the ensemble that will perform submissions) is Jenga, a Hong Kong percussion quartet. Having written the Kowloon Rhapsody as assignment work last semester,… Continue reading Composition project – Kowloon Rhapsody