Bio

SHUEN Lai-yin, Larry is a Hong Kong musician, composer, sound and new media artist. His artistic practices include traditional concert music, electroacoustic improvisation, generative and multichannel sound installations, interactive programming and other new media works. His works are performed and exhibited in Hong Kong, Japan, Philippines, UK, Canada and USA in various occasions such as Hong Kong New Music Ensemble Modern Academy, Asia Composers’ League and Contemporary Musiking Hong Kong (CMHK) Sonic Anchor.

As a musician, Shuen joined The Greeners’ Sound since 2012 as an active singer and piano accompanist, and often composed music for the choir. In 2017-18, he became the conductor of the choir, leading the choir in various local and overseas music occasions. Shuen is also the resident accompanist of Allegro Singers, a choral society found by Miss Barbara Fei.

Currently, Shuen is finishing a Master’s degree in creative media at The City University of Hong Kong after obtaining a BMus degree in music composition and electronic music with first-class honours at The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.



Exhibitions

2019. Microcosm || Magnetism: SCM MFA Show 2019.
2019. Tai Po Youth Arts Festival 2019 – Let Bygones Be Bygones.

2018. Sonic Anchor Special Series: Sound Forms – Fresh Form 1.
2018. Unravel: SCM MFA Student Show 2018.
2017. Transient Inflections: A Selection of Works from the SCM Creative Media Show 2017.
2017. Robert Nettner: New Wunderkammer Of Rococo + Utopia Of Ornaments.



Commissions and Entries

Gymnopedies No.1 Remix, selected work in CMHK Hong Kong Mixtape 2018, Jul 2018.
Partials,
commissioned work in CMHK Sonic Anchor, May 2018.
Street through a Glass Ball
, commissioned by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild, Jan 2016.  
Deer Enclosure, commissioned and performed by The Greeners’ Sound, Jul 2015.
Sunset in Pak Nei, commissioned by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild, Dec 2014.   
As a stream, 3rd prize in Hong Kong Composers’ Guild New Generation 2014, June 2014.
Coherence II, commissioned by Hong Kong Composers’ Guild, Oct 2013. 
Meditation, selected work in Hong Kong Composers’ Guild New Generation 2013, Jun 2013.


Education

Master of Fine Arts (Distinction), The City University of Hong Kong, 2016-2019.
Bachelor of Music (1st class honours), The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, 2012-2016.
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