SELECTED PERFORMANCES

29 April 2014 - Juilliard Gala 2014
                          Alan Gilbert, Renée Fleming, Evan Rogister, Isabel Leonard, Susanna Phillips,
                          Tengku Irfan, William Christie, Charles Yang, Peter Dugan
                          Juilliard Orchestra
                          Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York

 

3 July 2014 - Chamber Music Concert
                       Aspen Music Festival

7 July 2014 – Chamber Music Concert
                       Mark Simpson: Septet
                       Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                       Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                       Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

9 July 2014 – Spotlight Recital
                       Pierre Boulez: Douze Notations
                       Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

12 July 2014 - Chamber Music Concert
                        Esa-Pekka Salonen: Five Images After Sappho
                        Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                        Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                        Soprano Esther Heideman
                        Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

21 July 2014 – Chamber Music Concert
                         Ustvolskaya: Composition No. 2 "Dies Irae"
                         Conductor: Nikolas Nägele
                         Benedict Music Tent, Aspen Music Festival

24 July 2014 – Composition Masterclass Recital
                         Aspen Music Festival

26 July 2014 – Chamber Music Concert
                         Marc-André Dalbavie: Contrapunctus XIX
                         Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                         Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

30 July 2014 - Composition Masterclass Recital
                         Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                         Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                         Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

2 August 2014 – Chamber Music Concert
                            Graal Théâtre
                            Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                            Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                            Violin: Sarah Saviet
                            Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival.

3 August 2014 – ‘From the Top’ exclusive showcase
                            Carbondale, Colorado

9 August 2014 - Chamber Music Concert
                            Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                            Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                            Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

9 August 2014 – Chamber Music Concert
                            Webern’s Concerto for Nine Instruments Op. 24
                            Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                            Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                            Aspen Art Museum Opening Ceremony

11 August 2014 – Special concert of contemporary music
                             Conductor: Aaron Holloway-Nahum
                             Aspen Contemporary Ensemble

11 August 2014 - Chamber Music Concert
                             Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                             Conductor: Sydney Hodkinson
                             Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

 

16 August 2014 – Solo recital
                              La Virée classique festival, Montreal (organised by Kent Nagano & Orchestre symphonique de Montréal)                        
                              Liszt: Transcendental Etude No. 4 ‘Mazeppa’
                              Liszt: Transcendental Etude No. 5 ‘Feux Follets'
                              Irfan: Twelve-Tone Variation
                              Rachmaninoff: Piano Sonata No. 2

 

17 October 2014 - Messiaen: Oiseaux exotiques
                               AXIOM
                               Conductor: Jeffrey Milarsky
                               Piano: Tengku Irfan
                               Peter Jay Sharp Theater, New York

 

15 November 2014 - world premiere of Irfan's choral piece 'Tragedi Dewi Suria'
                                  Conductor: Harold Rosenbaum
                                  New York Virtuoso Singers
                                  Merkin Concert Hall, New York

 

30 January 2015 - Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37
                                Singapore Symphony Orchestra
                                Conductor: Darrel Ang
                                Piano: Tengku Irfan
                                Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

7 March 2015 - Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3
                          Orquestra Jovem do Estado de São Paulo               
                          Conductor: Claudio Cruz
                          Piano Tengku Irfan
                          Sala São Paulo, Brazil

8 March 2015 - Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3
                          Orquestra Jovem do Estado de São Paulo               
                          Conductor: Claudio Cruz
                          Piano Tengku Irfan
                          Teatro Polytheama - Rua Barão de Jundiaí,Brazil


25 March 2015 - Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3
                            Orquestra Jovem do Estado de São Paulo               
                            Conductor: Claudio Cruz
                            Piano Tengku Irfan
                            Alice Tully Hall, New York

12 April 2015 -   Tengku Irfan: Nocturne for String Orchestra
                           (MusicaNova Composition Fellow world premiere)
                           Conductor: Tengku Irfan
                           MusicaNova Orchestra
                           Phoenix, Arizona

14 May 2015 - Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.2
                        Estonian National Symphony Orchestra
                        Conductor: Nikolai Alexeev
                        Piano: Tengku Irfan
                        Estonia Concert Hall

5 June 2015 - Beethoven Fantasy in C Minor for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra
                        Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                        Conductor: Nicolae Moldoveanu
                        Piano: Tengku Irfan
                        Transylvania State Philharmonic Choir
                        Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

6 June 2015 - Beethoven Fantasy in C Minor for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra
                       Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                       Conductor: Nicolae Moldoveanu
                       Piano: Tengku Irfan
                       Transylvania State Philharmonic Choir
                       Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

12 June 2015 - Beethoven Fantasy in C Minor for Piano, Chorus and Orchestra
                         Malaysian Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
                         Conductor: Nicolae Moldoveanu
                         Piano: Tengku Irfan
                         Transylvania State Philharmonic Choir
                         Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

2 July - 23 August - Twelve-concert series with the Aspen Contemporary Ensemble
                         Conductors: Sydney Hodkinson, Timothy Weiss, Stephen Burns, Steven Stucky
                         Harris Hall, Aspen Music Festival

17 July 2015 - Messiaen: Oiseaux exotiques
                          Aspen Chamber Symphony
                          Conductor: Larry Rachleff
                          Piano: Tengku Irfan
                          Benedict Music Tent, Aspen Music Festival

30 January 2016 - Solo Recital
                              Irfan              Meditation
                              Beethoven   Piano Sonata No. 32, Op.111 in C minor

                              Paul Hall, Juilliard School, Lincoln Center

2 April 2016 - Tengku Irfan - Pengembaraan Minda dan Kenyataan
                         Tengku Irfan: conductor
                         Yibiao Wang: flute
                         Kevin Zhu: violin
                         Joseph Bricker: percussion
                         Derek Wang: piano

                         Tengku Irfan – Characterization for clarinet, violin, and piano
                         Ye Huang – clarinet
                         Alissa Mori – violin
                         Tengku Irfan – piano

                         Tengku Irfan – Moment Musical No.2 for bassoon and harp
                         Jacob Wellman - bassoon
                         Parker Ramsay - harp

                         Paul Hall, Juilliard School, Lincoln Center

16 April 2016 - Antheil: Jazz Symphony, Copland: Music for the Theater, Bernstein: Symphony No. 2
                       Peoria Symphony Orchestra
                       Conductor: George Stelluto
                       Piano: Tengku Irfan
                       Peoria Civic Center Theater, Illinois

30 April -      Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No.3
                       Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                       Conductor: Ciarán McAuley
                       Piano: Tengku Irfan
                       Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

1 May 2016 - Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No.3
                        Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                        Conductor: Ciarán McAuley
                        Piano: Tengku Irfan
                        Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

3 May 2016 - Solo Recital
                        Irfan              Meditation
                        Brahms         Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 2 in F sharp minor
                        Beethoven   Piano Sonata No. 32, Op.111 in C minor

                        Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

11 June 2016 - Liszt: Konzert für Klavier und Orchester Nr. 1 Es-Dur
                           Irfan: Vivacity

                           MDR Sinfonieorchester
                           Conductor: Kristjan Järvi
                           Piano: Tengku Irfan
                           Congress Centrum, Suhl, Germany

12 June 2016 - Liszt: Konzert für Klavier und Orchester Nr. 1 Es-Dur
                           Irfan: Vivacity

                           MDR Sinfonieorchester
                           Conductor: Kristjan Järvi
                           Piano: Tengku Irfan
                           Leipzig Gewandhaus, Germany

2 July-20 August 2016 - 10-concert series with the Aspen Contemporary Ensemble, with conductors Donald Crockett, Timothy Weiss & Stephen Burns.
                            Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

5 July 2016 - Stravinsky: : Histoire du soldat (The Soldier's Tale)
                         Violin: Robert Chen
                         Piano: Tengku Irfan
                         Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

9 July 2016 - Bruce Adolphe: Einstein's Sarabande: The Loneliness of Genius from 'Einstein's Light'
                         Violin: David Halen
                         Piano: Tengku Irfan
                         Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

10 August 2016 - Bartók: Piano Concerto No.2, BB 101
                             Aspen Philharmonic Orchestra
                             Conductor: Robert Spano
                             Piano: Tengku Irfan
                             Benedict Music Tent, Aspen Music Festival.

29 October 2016 - REICH City Life
                                  REICH Double Sextet
                                  Performance with AXIOM
                                  Conductor: Jeffrey Milarsky

12 December 2016 - The Music of Kaija Sariaaho
                                     Performance with AXIOM
                                     Conductor: Jeffrey Milarsky

20 January 2017 - Rachmaninoff Piano Concerto No.3
                                  Orchestra of the Music Makers
                                  Conductor: Seow Yibin
                                  Piano: Tengku Irfan
                                  Esplanade, Singapore

23 February 2017 - John ADAMS: Grand Pianola Music (John Adams 70th Birthday Celebration Concert)
                                   AXIOM
                                   Conductor: Jeffrey Milarsky
                                   Tengku Irfan, piano
                                   Derek Wang, piano
                                   Peter Jay Sharp Theater, Lincoln Center, New York

28 March 2017 -  In Context: John Adams (special event & concert dedicated to and with the presence of
                             John Adams)

April 19th & 27th - Juilliard PianoScope 2017 | Illuminating Music: Piano Works Inspired by Visual Art
                              Compositions by Liszt, Mussorgsky, Debussy,
                              Rachmaninoff, Tengku Irfan (world premiere),
                              Granados, Paola Prestini (world premiere)
                              Morgan Library & Museum (New York)
                              Paul Hall, Lincoln Center, New York

5 - 6 May 2017Bartók Piano Concerto No.2
                             Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                             Conductor: Harish Shankar
                             Piano: Tengku Irfan

June 8 2017 -       Tengku Irfan: Pengembaraan Minda & Kenyataan
                             Performed by: Ensemble Connnect
                             Roulette, New York.

June 29-Aug 20 -  10-concert series with the Aspen Contemporary Ensemble, with conductors Donald Crockett, Timothy Weiss & Stephen Burns.
                              Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival.

August 9 2017 -    Matthew Ricketts: Melodia, for Piano and Orchestra (World Premiere)
                              Conductor: Robert Spano
                              Piano: Tengku Irfan
                              Aspen Philharmonic Orchestra
                              Benedict Music Tent, Aspen Music Festival

17 August -           A Recital by Edgar Meyer
                             Bass: Edgar Meyer
                             Cello: Alisa Weilerstein
                             Violin: George Meyer
                             Piano: Tengku Irfan
                             Harris Concert Hall, Aspen Music Festival

Sep 30-Oct 1 -      Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5 (Emperor Concerto)
                              Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                              Conductor: Naohisa Furusawa
                              Piano: Tengku Irfan
                              Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

October 6 -           Beethoven Piano Concerto No.5 (Emperor Concerto)
                              Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
                              Conductor: Naohisa Furusawa
                              Piano: Tengku Irfan
                              Tokyo Opera City Hall

November 17 -      Tengku Irfan: Meditation
                              Conductor: Lan Shui
                              Singapore Symphony Orchestra
                              Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

November 19 -      Tengku Irfan: Meditation
                              Conductor: Lan Shui
                              Singapore Symphony Orchestra
                              Dewan Filharmonik Petronas

December 10 -      Tengku Irfan (commissioned new work), Barber: Essay No.2
                              Malaysian Philharmonic Youth Orchestra
                              Conductor: Tengku Irfan