2016 Events
January 20
125 Party Pieces · Forum Zeitgenössischer Musik · Leipzig
January 21-24
New Strands Festival · American Conservatory Theatre · San Francisco
March 14-15
Songs from Stuck Elevator · Forward Flux · Seattle
March 22-April 14
Westminster Choir College Residency · Rider University · Princeton
April 08-10
Locations and Dislocations: An Ecomusicological Conversation · Westminster Choir College · Rider University · Princeton
April 09
Locations and Dislocations Keynote · Westminster Choir College Bristol Chapel
2015 Highlights
Sold out performances in Philadelphia, Seattle and Dartmouth include TURBINE, for moving choir along the water, Mò Shēng 墨声 Ink Sound, for string quartet and the comic-rap-scrap-metal-opera Stuck Elevator.
TURBINE · Leah Stein Dance Company & Mendelssohn Club · Fairmount Water Works · Philadelphia
Mò Shēng 墨声 Ink Sound · Frye Art Museum · Seattle
Stuck Elevator · Hopkins Center for the Arts · Dartmouth
Dedicated to intercultural collaboration, Byron Au Yong composes songs of dislocation, music for a changing world. Examples include Farewell: a fantastical contemplation on America’s relationship with China, commissioned by Spectrum Dance Theatre, Kidnapping Water: Bottled Operas, 64 musical miniatures based on the I Ching 易經, and Stuck Elevator, a comic-rap-scrap-metal-opera.

Byron Au Yong: Yiju
Byron Au Yong: Kidnapping Water: Bottled Operas
Kidnapping Water:
Bottled Operas
Byron Au Yong & Christopher Yohmei Blasdel: BreathPlay