Yu, Donald

Man-Ching Donald Yu, Hong Kong born composer and pianist. The style of his recent music is characterized by amalgamation of post-minimalist and modernist traits which refine his latest personal voice, ...

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Expansion : for piano / Man-Ching Yu Donald

Genre: Chamber music
Subgenre: Piano
Scoring: pf

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Subgenre: Orchestra
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Unravelling : for orchestra / Man-Ching Yu Donald

Publisher's number: 21860
Genre: Orchestra
Subgenre: Orchestra
Scoring: 2fl 2ob 2cl 2fg 4h 2tpt 2trb trb-b tb timp 2perc cel str
Remarks: Awarded gold double medal (Awards of Excellence) in two categories-Best Contemporary Classical and Composition of the 2022 Global Music Awards. Premiered by Lviv National Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Volodymyr Syvokhip during the Contrasts International Contemporary Music Festival "Transfiguration" at the Lviv Philharmonic Hall in Ukraine on October 2nd, 2022.
Duration: 7'00"
Year of composition: 2022
Status: fully digitized (real-time delivery)

Recently I have been obsessed with consciousness which is one of the profoundest mysteries in modern science among human beings. Some scientists believe that consciousness is not only limited to our physical brain activities, but it is also a part of the spiritual force and nature that transcends space and time existing in cosmos, and that its existence is separated from our physical body. In some cases, higher form of consciousness has been experienced in another dimension of reality when travelling out of our physical body. The music reflects my personal feeling towards the mystical realms of consciousness. Throughout the piece, economic use of pitches, the gradual participation of different pitches in different layers by canonic procedure along with various suspended dramatic changes and transformations of musical elements, are the prominent feature describing the transcendence of consciousness in suspended time and space.
Donald Yu

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