Hailed by the Financial Times as a festival with a “finely hewn sense of craft,” The Intimacy of Creativity returns to Hong Kong for its exciting 2017 season!
IC2017 is now accepting applications online from emerging composers at this link 11:59PM Hong Kong Time Monday Sept 12, 2016!
New this season is the IC2017 Contemporary Song Festival taking place Feb 27 – March 5, 2017 and presented in collaboration with the critically acclaimed New York Festival of Song (NYFOS) and Asia Society Hong Kong Center. Artistic Director, Bright Sheng, will be joined by featured Distinguished Guest Composer, Judith Weir; and Distinguished Guest Artist, Michael Barrett; together with guest vocal artists.
IC2017 will conclude with the IC2017 Instrumental Chamber Music Festival taking place April 17 – 23, 2017. Bright Sheng, will be joined by Distinguished Guest Composer, Marc Satterwhite; Guest Artists Dan Zhu, Oliver Triendl, and Chad Burrow, acclaimed clarinetist; and IC2017 Emerging Ensemble-in-Residence, Altius Quartet.
Up to six Composer Fellows total will be selected to participate in 2017 season events (only one work by a featured composer will be selected to be featured on the season).
Apply online at: http://www.ic.shss.ust.hk/call-for-scores/