Huihui Cheng

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Study

2002-2010 Under graduate and Post graduate studying: Composing by Prof. Guoping Jia
Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing (CCOM)
2010-2013 Solistenklasse by Prof. Caspar Johannes Walter
Academy of Music and Performing Arts Stuttgart
2013-2015 Master Computer music by Prof. Marco Stroppa and Piet Johan Meyer, Academy of Music and Performing Arts Stuttgart
2015-2016 Cursus 1 for computer music IRCAM

Scholarships and Awards

2007 First Prize of “Con Tempo” Composition Competition in China
2009 Prizewinner of Chinese Composers Competition of the Nieuw Ensemble Amsterdam
2011 Grand Prize of “Isang Yun International Composition Competition” Korea
2014 SWR Vokalensemble Akademie Scholarship
2014 Baden-Württemberg Kunststiftung Stipendium
2014 Saarbrücker Komponistenwerkstatt
2016 Giga-Hertz Produktion Preis ZKM Karlsruhe
2016-2018 Scholarship of Akademie Musiktheater Heute
2017 Scholarship of Stiftung Künstlerdorf Schöppingen

Festivals/Projects

2006 Exhibition for Chinese art and culture Berlin
2008 Munich Biennale - chamber music concert
2009 Concert “Young China” at the Frankfurt Hessischer Radio hr2
2009 Commission works of Tongyeong International Music Festival
2010 Film music for experimental film "Crossing the Mountain" category in the 2010 Berlinaale Forum
2010 Next Generation concert of the Donaueschinger Music Days
2010 Festival Europalia Ghent
2013 Commission works of Tongyeong International Music Festival
2014 Auftrag Lost&found Festival Stuttgart
2015 Commission of Wien Modern
2016 Manifeste Academy, Ensemble Intercontemporain
2016 Académie Royaumont voix nouvelles
2016 Commission of Eclat Festival Stuttgart 2017
2016 Commission of Royaumont Festival 2017

Featured Pieces

for string-piano (prepared upright piano)

8 E
Instrumentation
Ordered by year. Most recent works appears first

Vocal Music


What love tells me No.3 commission of Ensemble De Caelis and Alla Breve of Radio France (2018)

Solo Instrument


Messenger for string-piano (prepared upright piano) (2017)

Soloist (Instrument or Voice) and Real Time Electronics


Me Du Ca for female voice and live electronic (2016)

Ensemble (10 - 19 instruments)


Kinetic Distance IV for ensemble (2016)

Music Theater


Durch die Blume site specific performance for four voices and multi-media Libretto: Manfried Weiß, Huihui Cheng composition: Huihui Cheng  (2014)

Ensemble (Instruments or Voices) and Real Time Electronics


Tianwen for voice, instruments and electronics (2012)

Orchestral Music


Shining for orchestra (2011)
Durch die Blume site specific performance for four voices and multi-media Libretto: Manfried Weiß, Huihui Cheng composition: Huihui Cheng  (2014)
Kinetic Distance IV for ensemble (2016)
Me Du Ca for female voice and live electronic (2016)
Messenger for string-piano (prepared upright piano) (2017)
Shining for orchestra (2011)
Tianwen for voice, instruments and electronics (2012)
What love tells me No.3 commission of Ensemble De Caelis and Alla Breve of Radio France (2018)