composer

Yip, Austin

Born in Hong Kong, Austin Yip’s works have been performed worldwide. Places like the United States, Argentina, Scotland, Italy, Spain, Slovenia, Korea, Japan, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, China and Australia ...

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Violin Concerto Nº 1: Generation : Version for violin and piano / Austin Yip

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Violin and keyboard instrument
Instruments: vn pf

Rehearsal : for orchestra / Svyatoslav Lunyov

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: fl ob cl fg h trb perc pf str

Ballet-suite / Herman Strategier

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: 2221 1100 timp perc cel str

Simphonie à grand orchestre : en sol majeur, opus 13 (2nd Symphony) / Carolus Antonius Fodor

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Violin Concerto Nº 1: Generation : for violin and symphonic band / Austin Yip

Publisher's number: 16916
Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Instruments: vn-solo picc 2fl ob 4cl cl-b 2sax-a sax-ten sax-bar 4h 3tpt 2trb trb-b 2euph 2tb timp 4perc db
Remarks: Co-commissioned by Hong Kong Festival Wind Orchestra and violinist Dr. Patrick Yim.
Duration: 11'00"
Year of composition: 2019
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Description:
Violin Concerto No. 1: Generation is written for violin and symphonic band. The three movements work, bounded by a short Prologue and an Epilogue, depicts people of the Generation Z, Y and X in Hong Kong respectively. The first movement (Generation Z) is gloomy in nature, it depicts the difficult situations young people have at the moment. It is followed by a very busy second movement (Generation Y), who are now at their thirties, working day and night for survival. The third movement (Generation X) has a mixture of moods, it begins and ends with quotations from the famous Cantonese opera Dainuifa, reminding the composer’s childhood memory of his parent’s musical interest. All the movements are played without pause. Sometimes, an optional cadenza is played before the Epilogue.

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