“Living life, such as fleeting, all of a sudden it.”
關於「 烏焰」和「別歌」的感動，就像啟榮一貫的樂譜，「 烏焰」和「別歌」的記譜是繁複、優美和不尋常，似乎必需刻意運算才可著手演練。然而樂譜轉換成音樂時，卻是令人驚奇的歌唱、如幻似真。處處充滿幽微與驚異的美感，並編織出一個如母親懷抱、令人嚮往的神秘聲響世界。－－徐伯年 （擊樂演奏家／指挥家／十方樂集團長）
2019 Appointed as music director for “Old house” concert project of Taipei Chamber Singers (Taiwan)
2018 Prof. Dr. Chong Kee Yong’s 2nd edition of “SoundBridge” Indonesian Cultural field trips and composition Master Class 2018
Prof. Dr. Chong Kee Yong’s 2nd edition of “SoundBridge” Indonesian Cultural field trips and composition Master Class 2018
Date: 19 August to 30 Aug 2018 (12 days 11 nights)
从印尼的西爪哇万隆民间的昂格隆音乐和迷幻舞蹈, 到东爪哇向爪哇宫庭舞大師Agung Gunawan学习宫庭加美兰和舞蹈; 再去体验印尼艺术之都和佛教圣地的日惹之生活，然后飞往巴厘岛向舞蹈大師Baris Anom学习巴厘岛加美兰，舞蹈 和猴子合唱， 在采風期间还能享受最地道的美食，美景和人文风情， 又能和钟啟荣老师分享作曲和艺术创作心得， 你还在等什么？
From Indonesia’s West Java folk music of Angklung and trance dances in Bandung, to East Java to learn gamelan and dance with the master of Javanese dance guru Agung Gunawan; then go the most important capital of arts of Indonesia Yojgakrta to feel the vibes of arts making; later fly to Bali to learn Balinese gamelan, dance and Kecak from the guru Anom Baris; During the cultural field trips, you can enjoy the most delicious local foods, beauty scenery and cultural customs, most importantly, you can share the composing and artistic creation experience with composer Dr. Chong Kee Yong. What are you waiting for?
Course fee: 1000 USD (Including accommodation, course fee, food, local transportation, entrance tickets and administration fee)
Important note: Participants have to take care of their own return flight ticket to Jakarta and leave Bali, tourist visa (if applicable) and travel insurance. For the local flight tickets from Bandung to Yogyakarta and Bali (Approx 100USD), participants will pay for their fee and our organization will help to buy those local flight tickets.
Registration: Preferable studious and creative students, especially interested in composing, ethnomusicology, percussionist, dancing and art creation students. We only take maximum 15 participants.
Language: English and Chinese
End of registration: 04 June 2018
Language: English and Chinese
Please check out the online report from our former student and reporter of Independent-pitch online magazine Ms Li Qian Yun on our 1st “SoundBridge” Indonesia Cultural field trip and composition workshop 2017.
2018 28 May-5 June_Featured composer and artistic director of North 10 Ensemble (Malaysia) for Nanning Music Week Festival (China)
2017 Artistic director of the SMCC Contemporary Music Festival “SoundBridge 2017″
Soundbridge 2017_Programme Booklet_for web_October 2017(For download)
2017 Curated and conducted ensemble studio C at the ACL Korea Festival 2017
2017 Conducted a composition workshop at the Princess Galyani Vadhana Institute of Music (Thailand)
2017 Prof. Dr. Chong Kee Yong’s 1st edition of “SoundBridge” Indonesian Cultural field trips and composition Master Class 2017
2016 conducted a composition & creative workshop at the Sichuan Conservatory of Music (China)
2016 conducted a composition & creative workshop “Diversity” at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music
2016 Curated and conducted a contemporary music workshop at Salihara’s Sep Festival 2017 (Indonesia)
2016 as one of fuculty at the Goethe Institut Young Composers and Manila Composers Lab in University of Philippine
2016 conducted a composition & creative workshop at the 8th Arts Summit Indonesia (Indonesia)
2015 Artistic director of the SMCC Contemporary Music Festival “SoundBridge 2015”
2015 curated and conducted ensemble Studio C at the Guangxi University of Arts’s Nanning Music Week Festival
2013 Artistic director of the SMCC Contemporary Music Festival “SoundBridge 2015”
2013 as one of the mentor and jury at the Goethe Institut Young Composers competition & Festival (Thailand; Bangkok);
2011 as one of the mentor and jury at the Goethe Institut Young Composers competition & Festival (Indonesia; Bandung-Yojgakarta-Jakarta);
2009 Artistic director of the KUALA LUMPUR Contemporary Music Festival 2009