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Jason Kao Hwang/EDGE
Ensemble

Contact
Jason Kao Hwang/EDGE


Address
25 Kennedy Road
Morris Plains, NJ, 07950
Phone
(201) 653-3646

Additional Info
Year Founded
2005
Repertoire
Jazz
Size
Quartet
Instrumentation
Mixed
Ensemble in
Residence
The Infinity Institute, Jersey City, NJ

Composer/violinist Jason Kao Hwang's new CD "Burning Bridge" was commissioned by Chamber Music America's New Jazz Works, and features both Chinese and Western instruments. In 2012 The NYC Jazz Record awarded "Burning Bridge" with an "Honorable Mention for Best CD of the Year," and the Downbeat Critics’ Poll voted him “Rising Star for Violin." In 2011, he released "Symphony of Souls," performed by his improvising string orchestra Spontaneous River, and "Crossroads Unseen," the third CD of his quartet EDGE. Mr. Hwang’s opera, "The Floating Box, A Story in Chinatown" was named one of the “Top Ten Opera Recordings of 2005” by Opera News. Mr. Hwang has received support from US Artists International, Meet the Composer, the NEA, and others

News

01.08.2013

My new CD, Burning Bridge, commissioned by CMA's New Jazz Works, was featured last month on National Public Radio's Fresh Air by critic Kevin Whitehead.

01.08.2013

The Febraury issue of Downbeat will feature my Q&A with critic Tom Staudter.

01.08.2013

On Jan. 15 my quartet EDGE will begin our CMA residency at the Infintiy Institute, a middle school in Jersey City, NJ. Students will learn about jazz improvisation, rhythms, imagery, orchestration, individuality, community, and self-empowerment in five workshops augmented by Moodle page(educational web tool) interactions.