Jason Lai and the Hong Kong Sinfonietta, 2012.

Claire de lune on Hammer Hill

(2012, 2′)

for Orchestra
Commissioned by the Hong Kong Sinfonietta


2 Flutes (2nd doubling Piccolo), 2 Oboes, 2 B-flat Clarinets, 2 Bassoons, 2 Horns, 2 Trumpets, Trombone, Timpani, Percussion (one player), Strings


Clair de lune on Hammer Hill (2012) is a setting of a well-known Cantonese folksong. The work was commissioned by the Hong Kong Sinfonietta, and was first performed by the orchestra on June 15, 2012, at the Hong Kong City Hall Theatre, with Jason Lai, conductor.


June 15-17, 2012 Hong Kong Sinfonietta, Jason Lai, conductor