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Narong Prangcharoen (DMA, Composition) Composition Performed in Beijing Modern Music Festival and More

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Narong Prangcharoen's piece Tri-Sattawat (winning Annapolis Charter 300 International Composition Competition in 2008) will be performed at the Concert Hall of China National Centre for the Performing Arts (known as the Egg) May 22, 2011, 7:30 p.m. as part of the Beijing Modern Music Festival. The work is performed by the China Philharmonic Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Zhang Guoyong.

Prangcharoen will also have a premiere of a new commission by the Beijing New Music Ensemble in Beijing with the Beijing New Music Ensemble, May 28-29, 2011.

Prangcharoen has been selected as a fellow at the Intimacy of Creativity, Hong Kong, April 25-May 8, 2011. The Intimacy of Creativity is a first of its kind, an annual two-week Partnership devoted to promoting an intimate dialogue between composers and performers. Selected composers will present and, if necessary, revise their chamber music compositions after in-depth discussions between composers and performers during on-campus rehearsals sessions.

Prangcharoen has also been selected as a juror for the III International Jean-Marie Londeix Saxophone Competition.  The competition is in Bangkok, Thailand, July 4-16, 2011,

For more information, please contact:

Name: Dana Self
Phone: 816-235-2949
Email: selfdr@umkc.edu