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 : for violin and symphonic band / Yip Ho Kwen Austin

Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Scoring: vn-solo picc 2fl ob 4cl cl-b 2sax-a sax-ten sax-bar 4h 3tpt 2trb trb-b 2euph 2tb timp 4perc db

The Dancer : for trumpet, marimba, violin and viola / Lowell Dykstra

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-12 players)
Scoring: tpt mar vn vla

Imaginary Devices: Book I : for ensemble / Emre Sihan Kaleli

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-12 players)
Scoring: fl ob cl/cl-b acc pf vn vla vc db

Look what the cat dragged in! : Version for flute and guitar / Chiel Meijering

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-12 players)
Scoring: fl gtr



The Book of Kwun Tong : for clarinet, violin, cello and piano / Yip Ho Kwen Austin

Publisher's number: 20220
Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Mixed ensemble (2-12 players)
Scoring: cl vn vc pf
Remarks: Commissioned by RTHK Radio 4 in 2020 with sponsorship from CASH Music Fund.
Duration: 15'00"
Number of players: 4'
Year of composition: 2020
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

The Book of Kwun Tong is a collection of seven short pieces, with each depicting an important stage/incident of Kwun Tong, a district in Hong Kong. The work begins with the first movement “Kwun Foo”, which is an older name of the district in the Ming Dynasty, according to “Yuet Dai Gei. The second movement “New Town” depicts the development of Kwun Tong in the 1950s, and the third movement “Factory” portrays how Kwun Tong gradually became an industrial center. The fourth movement “Kai Liu” laments the flooding incident in 1972, and the fifth movement “Train” describes the construction of the Kwun Tong MTR station in 1979. The sixth movement “Business” depicts the transformation of Kwun Tong into a business district, and the final movement “Rebuild” mourns for the recent redevelopment.

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