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WORKS

Solo

The Seven Angels (2014-19) 25'

organ

Life By The River (2019) 6-7'

alto saxophone

Clima (2019) 5'

piano

Walks (2014/2019) 3'

piano [see Walks On Water]

Ground from Window Shopping (2015) 4.5'

piano 

Clara-Luna (2017) 7.5'

violin

Air (2014) 3.5'

violin

Scherzo Nervoso (2013) 4'

violin

Four Reflections (2010) 7'

viola (or violin)

Five Reflections (2010/2022) 8.5'

violoncello 

As It Is (2013/2021) monologue, dialogue, and harmony 7'

contrabass

Duo

CROSSROADS To The Last Brandenburg (2021) 3'

2 violas

Sandcastles (2015) 6'

violin and piano

Five Constellations (2010) 8'

flute and harp (or piano)

Lost in Order (2006/2016) 5'

flute and timpani  

Chamber 

Twin Cinema (2021-22) 11'

for string nonet (2.2.2.2.1)

Eight Hundred Bowls《八百》(2022) 6'

guzheng, oboe, violoncello, percussion

Walks on Water (2014/2021) a mini piano concerto 9'

solo piano, flute, clarinet (Bb), percussion (bd., t.t., vib., glock., sizzle cym., large sus. cym.), violin, violoncello.

[alternative instrumentation: 1.1.1.1. 1.1.1.0  percussion (see above), solo piano 1.1.1.1.1]

Homages (2016) for double quintet 8'

1.1.1.1. 2.2.1.1.  ​

Suite from Laksa Cantata (2013/2018) 9'

violin, violoncello, piano

Suite from Pursuant (2013/2018) 4'

wind quintet

Echoes (2008/2011) 14'

string quartet

Constellations (2009) for mixed quintet 6'

violin, flute, bassoon, harp, piano

Songs (& Recitations)

This Distance Between Us (2021) Father and Son & Farewell. 7'

recitation, voice and piano

Songs for Mukul (2021) song cycle. 13' 30"

high voice and piano

Fisherman's Pantun (2020) song. 3' 30"

tenor and piano (transposition for baritone is available)

Viral Lode (2020) song. 6' 30"

high voice and piano

Opera

A Day, A Lily (2022) docu-opera. [Work-in-Progress]

solo voice (1): LILY, soprano. SON, pianist/tenor.

instrumentation (4): piano, violin, viola, violoncello

Arianna On Another Island (2022) children's opera. 27' 

solo voices (3): ARIANNA, soprano. BACCHUS, tenor. FATHER, baritone.

chorus voices (6, optional): S1, S2, MS, T, Bar, B

instrumentation (1): piano 

Kampung Spirit (2021) opera in two episodes. 25'

voices (5): soprano, mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, and narrator

instrumentation (7): piano, 1 perc., strings (1.1.1.1.1)

Panic Love (2020) a cappella opera. 20'

voices(5): MARIAM, soprano. MOTHER, soprano/mezzo-soprano.

3 GREEK CHORUS MEMBERS: tenor 1, tenor 2, and bass  

[Suite for solo soprano and piano available, 10']

A SINGAPORE TRILOGY (2012-2018):
 Kopi For One (2018) chamber opera. 30'

 voices (3): WAITRESS, soprano/mezzo-soprano. DAUGHTER, soprano. FATHER, tenor

 instrumentation (5): flute (doubling finger bells), clarinet in A, violin (doubling temple block), violoncello, piano

 Window Shopping (2014) chamber opera. 20'

 voices (2): WOMAN, soprano/mezzo-soprano. GIRL, soprano 

 instrumentation (5): flute, clarinet in Bb, violin, violoncello, piano

 Laksa Cantata (2012, revised 2018) chamber opera. 20'

 voices (2): LEAH, soprano. STEPHEN, baritone/tenor 

 instrumentation (3): clarinet in A, violin, piano

Pursuant (2013) musical. 90'

voices: ETHAN, tenor. [VARIOUS]. children's chorus

instrumentation (10): fl. (doubling picc). cl. hn. drumset (doubling vib.), keyboard/piano, 1.1.1.1.1(doubling electric bass)

April Showers (2010) chamber opera. 10'

voices (3): BRIDE, soprano. BRIDESMAID 1, soprano. BRIDESMAID 2, mezzo-soprano.

instrumentation: piano

 

Choral

Violet Trees (2018) 4'

SATB, piano (in Mandarin)

Water (2017) 4'

SSAA, piano  

Three Nansi Songs (2015) 9'

S, MS, A, T, (Bar.), B

Island (2012) 4'

SSAA, piano (in Mandarin)

Ariadne's Love (2011) 6'

SSAATB and string orchestra

Ariadne's Lament (2010) 4'

SSAATB

Orchestra/Ensemble

Recess! (2022) for orchestra. 4'

1.1.0.0.  2.2.2.1. (timp.+3 perc.) strings

'Triple' Concerto《三人行》(2019) for erhu, ruan, percussion and wind ensemble. 20'

2.2.2.2.  4.2.3.0. (2 perc.) harp, contrabass. 

soloists (3): erhu, ruan, and paigu/marimba

Vanda (2014-18) concerto for violin and orchestra. 20'

2.2.2.2.  4.2.3.1. (timp.+4 perc.) harp. solo violin. strings

of an ethereal symphony (2015-6) for orchestra. 7'

picc.2.2.2.2.  4.3.3.1. (timp. + 2 perc.) vib./celesta, harp. strings

Viola Concerto Saving Theseus-Ariadne's Love (2014) chamber orchestra. 12'

1.1.1.1.  1.1.1.0 (timp.) solo. viola strings.

A Carp Emerges (2014) concerto for marimba, percussion and orchestra. 16'

picc.2.2.2.2.  4.2.3.1. (timp.+3 perc.) solo marimba. strings

Sand Sketches (2012) orchestra. 6'

2.2(II=Cor.A).2.2(II=Cfg.)  2.2.2.1. (3 perc) harp. strings

Rain Tree (2011) orchestra. 12'

picc.2.2.2.2.  4.2.3.1. (timp. bd. crotales. vib. mar.) harp. strings

Ariadne's Lament (2010) 4'

strings (with obbligato viola solo)

Toward Dawn (2010) 10'

wind ensemble

Arrangements

Count On Me, Singapore (2010) 3' 30"

wind band

Howl's Moving Castle (2013) 6'

string orchestra, piano

Beatles Songs (2014) 10'

string orchestra

Three Chyi Yu Songs (2010) 10'

string orchestra