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Barlow Commission

September 5, 2009 12:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Yu-Hui is among the five recipients of the 2009 General Commission awards given by the Barlow Endowment for Music Composition.  With this commission, she will be writing a piece, co-commissioned by the Triple Helix Piano Trio, for piano trio and women’s choir.

Guggenheim Fellowship

April 9, 2009 5:16 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Yu-Hui is recently awarded a Fellowship from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. With this Fellowship, she will be on leave from Brandeis during the academic year 2009-2010.

Radcliffe Institute Fellowship

March 1, 2009 5:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University has offered Yu-Hui an appointment as a Fellow. During the academic year 2010-2011, she will be joining scholars from other professional and artistic fields for her residency at the institute.

Koussevitzky Commission

February 1, 2009 7:03 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Yu-Hui has just received a commission award from the Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress, in recognition of her “valuable contributions to the music of our time.” It is given towards her new piece titled At the Brink of the Chill, commissioned by the Left Coast Chamber Ensemble. It will be premiered in […]

Charles Ives Fellowship

January 15, 2009 7:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The American Academy of Arts and Letters has awarded Yu-Hui a Charles Ives Fellowship, which is given annually to “composers of exceptional gifts.”

Aaron Copland Award

October 31, 2008 4:04 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The Copland House has selected Yu-Hui as one of the recipient for the 2008 Aaron Copland Award.  With this award, Yu-Hui will reside in Aaron Copland’s house in the Hudson River Valley during this fall and winter.  She plans to work on two projects during this residency – a percussion ensemble piece commissioned by the […]