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Byron Au Yong

Byron Au Yong
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United States
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Byron Au Yong composes songs of dislocation scored for voices with Asian, European, and handmade instruments. His collaborative projects cross disciplines with works for chamber ensembles, media, music-theater, orchestra, performance art, and taiko.
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http://www.hearbyron.com
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Byron Au Yong — Yiju Byron Au Yong — Yiju
(Present Sounds PS 1201, 2012, CD)

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2018-02-18
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2018-02-15
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