Man-Ching "Donald" Yu

 

Hong Koing composer Man-Ching "Donald" earned his B.M. degree in piano performance and composition from Baylor University (US), and subsequently received his PhD in composition and music theory at Hong Kong Baptist University. He has prolifically composed more than hundreds works in different genres, and most of his works have been premiered at various international festivals, events, and venues throughout the North and South America, Europe, and Asia such as the II International Festival "Master of Music", the International Festival of Modern Music "Kyiv Music Fest", the International Festival of Modern Art Two Days and Two Nights of New Music at the Odessa Philharmonic Theater, and the International Spring Orchestra Festival at the Manoel Theatre, etc. His music was commissioned or/and performed by many international and local orchestras, ensembles, and choruses such as the Uzhgorod Philharmonic, the Khmelnytsky Philharmonic, the Chernivtsi Philharmonic, the Lugansk Philharmonic, the Opera Hong Kong Chorus, the Choral Fellows of the Harvard University Choir, the New Score Chamber Orchestra, Equinox Trio, MusicOrba, and the Hong Kong Chamber Orchestra, etc. His music is recorded on Albany Records (U.S.) and published by Edizioni Sconfinarte (Italy), Helm & Baynov Verlag (Germany), and Zimbel Press, distributed by Subito Music Corporation (U.S.), etc. He has also received honors, awards and scholarships from different organizations including ASCAP, the Sir Edward Youde Memorial Council, the Macau Cultural Institute of SAR government, and the National Flute Association Newly Published Music Competition (U.S.), etc.. In addition, as a theorist his music theory papers were presented at international music theory conferences and published in scholarly book and peer-reviewed international journals. Apart from being mainly a composer and an academic, he is also active as a pianist and a conductor.

 

Works available from Zimbel Press:
(Full information about work is available from the catalogue pages.)

#80101246 -- Three Organ Pieces
#80101263 -- Our Father for SATB choir
#80101264 -- O virtus Sapientiae for SATB choir
#80101277 -- Oculus non vidit for SATB choir