Sponsorship in 2014 included:
- Concerts and Performances
Bauhinia Concert 2014Held at the Lee Hysan Concert Hall, Esther Lee Building, CUHK on 25 November 2014, this annual showcase provided opportunities for students of the Music Department of The Chinese University of Hong Kong to present their new compositions.
Concert of Hong Kong Composers' Works 2014Held at the Hong Kong City Hall Theatre on 23 April 2014, this concert presented works by members of the Hong Kong Music Society.
MUSICARAMA 2014Held between 8 November 2014 and 30 November 2014, this international new music festival presented by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild featured a total of 29 compositions in 4 concerts, with an aim to promote creativity, innovative ideas, exciting musical appreciation and virtuosic performance.
New Generation 2014 ConcertHeld at RTHK’s Studio 1 on 3 June 2014, this annual concert jointly presented by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild and RTHK Radio 4 served as a platform for young composers to present their new compositions and exchange ideas in new music.
RTHK4 'Match Making' ConcertsHeld at RTHK Studio 1 on 23 and 30 June 2014, this project is jointly organized by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild and RTHK Radio 4, the concerts served as part of the celebration of the 40th Anniversary of RTHK.
- Competitions and Awards
2014 CASH Best Singer-songwriter Award
This CASH-sponsored award was presented to Ivana Wong at RTHK’s 37th Top Ten Chinese Gold Songs Award Presentation Ceremony held on 9 January 2015 at the Hong Kong Coliseum.
CASH Best Original Song Award
CASH sponsored the prize for the winner of this award presented at the Final Concert of SoundBase Festival 2014, an acoustic band competition organised by Tom Lee Music Foundation, and held on 29 April 2014 at Sheung Wan Civic Centre Theatre.
Original Composition Class
CASH sponsored the prizes for the winners of this annual competition, which was part of the 66th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival in 2014.
Schools Creative Music Showcase 2013/2014Designed to offer primary and secondary school students an opportunity to present their musical ideas on stage, this annual multi-media programme was jointly presented by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild and the Education Bureau. The final concert was held on 29 January 2014 at Sha Tin Town Hall Auditorium.
Speech Choir Young Composer AwardsCASH sponsored the awards presented to two composers whose Speech Choir submissions were selected as standard pieces for the 2013/14 Schools Speech Choir Showcase to be held on 9 May 2014 at Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium.
CASH sponsored the commissioning of 47 new works in 2014, details as follows:
Commissioned by Composer Title of Work Premiere Venue Hong Kong Erhu Arts Centre Wong Hae 幸福愛情故事組曲 14/02/14 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Hong Kong New Music Ensemble James Boznos ANESTI Op. 17 06/04/14 St. Joseph's Chapel, Yim Tin Tsai Island, Sai Kung Lok Sum Chinese Orchestra Fung Gordon Dic-Lun 竹林漫影 27/04/14 Cultural Activities Hall,
Sha Tin Town Hall
Lok Sum Chinese Orchestra Chan Nga Man 淼渺 27/04/14 Cultural Activities Hall,
Sha Tin Town Hall
Bel Canto Singers Galison Lau Into the Exam 28-29/04/14 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall HK Wind Kamerata Pang Chun Ting Double Circles 29/04/2014 Hong Kong City Hall Windpipe Chinese Music Ensemble Tang Lok Yin 鴛鴦 01/05/14 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall
HKAPA School of Dance
Dickson Dee Pathos 09-10/05/14 Drama Theatre, HKAPA Concerto da Camera Clarence Mak Reverberating and Beyond 20/06/14 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall RTHK Radio 4 Daniel LawReflects dans l'eauA Scherzo for Yangqin 23,30/06/14 RTHK Studio 1 RTHK Radio 4 Ng Chun Hoi Ru Ge 23,30/06/14 RTHK Studio 1 RTHK Radio 4 Lam Kin Yee The Legend of Vega 23,30/06/14 RTHK Studio 1 Yao Yueh Chinese Music Association Edward Lun The Secret Agent 18/07/14 Concert Hall,
Hong Kong City Hall
Yao Yueh Chinese Music Association Leung Chi Hin A Journey Across Time 18/07/14 Concert Hall,
Hong Kong City Hall
Amigo Saxophone Quartet Austin Yip Peninsula 19-20/7/2014 Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Singapore Chau Kai Leung Stephen Hui Cheung Wai Heart Strings with 3 tiers 31/07/2014 Sheung Wan Civic Theatre Hong Kong Erhu Arts Centre Wong Hae 幸福 23-24/08/2014 Hong Kong Cultural Centre MUSCO Sin Chi Wai Solemn Overture for Four Hand Piano Op.65b 05/09/2014 Sai Wan Ho Civic CentreHong Kong Band Directors Association Wu GuanQing Folk Song Suite 09/09/2014Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall Hong Kong New Music Ensemble Cheung Pui Shan Florence Solar Contemplation II 13/09/2014 HKAPA Concert Hall Bel Canto Singers Foundations Limited Wong Chi Wing 我有一個戀愛 23/09/2014 Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall Belilios Winds Yip Ho Kwen Austin Ode to Birth 28/09/2014Tsuen Wan Town Hall Auditorium orleanlaiproject Steve Hui 1984 10,12/10/2014 Multi-media Theatre, HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity Yat Po Singers Limited Ko Sai Tseung MusicProduction for 'Immortal Cantata' 24-26/10/2014 Auditorium, Ko Shan Theatre New Wing Hong Kong Composers' Guild Pang Chun Ting Pulsating Garden 08/11/2014 Theatre, Sai Wan Ho Civic Centre Hong Kong Composers' Guild Joyce Tang Lineae 17/11/2014 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Hong Kong Composers' Guild Brian Ting Anamnesis 18/11/2014 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Hong Kong Sinfonietta Lo Ting Cheung Home City ‧ Dream City 21/11/2014 Concert Hall, Hong Kong City Hall Arioso Music And Arts Institute Limited Chan Kai Young Mieko 24/11/2014 agnès b. CINEMA, Hong Kong Arts Centre Arioso Music And Arts Institute Limited Leung Chi Hin When I am Talking to the Cloud 24/11/2014 agnès b. CINEMA, Hong Kong Arts Centre Arioso Music And Arts Institute Limited Wong Chun Wai Autumn leaves 24/11/2014 agnès b. CINEMA, Hong Kong Arts Centre Hong Kong Composers' Guild Lam Kin Yee The Dragon of Pan-Cumulus 30/11/2014 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Loo Sze Wang Samson Young The Anatomy of the Sheng 16/12/2014Multimedia Theatre, School of Creative Music, City University of HK Chinese Woman Composers' Association Wang Qiang Passacalia II 16/12/2014 National Concert Hall, Taipei Chinese Woman Composers' Association Lam Shun Shadows of the shadow 16/12/2014 National Concert Hall, Taipei
CCC & Music Friends Alex Yiu 印象．舞火龍 13/01/2015
Auditorium, Tsuen Wan Town Hall
Auditorium, Yuen Long Theatre
Auditorium, Tuen Mun Town Hall
Yat Po Singers Limited Chan Chi Him Addio Turandot 05-06/02/2015 Artis Tree, Taikoo Place Yat Po Singers Limited Lau Siu Hong Samuel Marriage is a Little Game 23-24/01/2015 Artis Tree, Taikoo Place Yat Po Singers Limited Wong Chun Kit The Way We Work 05-06/02/2015 Artis Tree, Taikoo Place Windpipe Chinese Music Ensemble Chan Ming Chi 風姿花傳 09/02/2015 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Hong Kong Erhu Arts Centre Wong Hae 感情的四季 15/02/2015 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Doubledeck Factory Kwong Chin Wai 21/02/2015 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Apple Tree Music Publishing Limited Leung Chi Hin The Groove is in the Groove 22/02/2015 Theatre, Hong Kong City Hall Hong Kong Education Bureau - Arts Education Section Lai Nga Ting Ada 音樂堂涼茶 05/05/2015Tsuen Wan Town Hall Hong Kong Education Bureau - Arts Education Section Lam Lan Chee 動物嘉年華 05/05/2015Tsuen Wan Town Hall Hong Kong Education Bureau - Arts Education Section Lam Kin Yee 曠野之旅 05/05/2015Tsuen Wan Town Hall Hong Kong Education Bureau - Arts Education Section Lam Shun 節日巡禮 05/05/2015Tsuen Wan Town Hall
CASH made several grants to help subsidise Hong Kong composers representing the SAR at key international music events during 2014. Events for which grants were made included the ISCM World Music Days in Wroclaw, Poland; the International Rostrum of Composers in Helsinki, Finland; and the Asian Composers’ League Festival in Yokohama and Tokyo, Japan.
CASH Music Scholarship for Overseas Studies 2014/2015
This scholarship presented by CASH was awarded to Alex Yiu for furthering his postgraduate studies at Goldsmiths, the University of London majoring in Sonic Arts.
CASH Composition Scholarship 2013/2014
Sponsored by CASH and presented by the Hong Kong Academy For Performing Arts, this scholarship was awarded to Cheng Lo Yan of the Music Department.
The Composers and Authors Society of Hong Kong Scholarships 2013/2014
Sponsored by CASH and presented by The Chinese University of Hong Kong, scholarships were awarded to Tam Tsz Ying, Wong Chun Wai and Viola Yuen of the Music Department.