Tengku Irfan named as the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra's first youth brand ambassador
Tengku Irfan was given the honor to perform at the ASCAP Foundation Awards Event 2017, alongside luminaries including Dee Dee Bridgewater.
The Singapore Symphony Orchestra and music director Lan Shui commissioned and world premiered Tengku Irfan's orchestral work Meditation in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Tengku Irfan's orchestral piece Vivacity (commissioned and world premiered by Kristjan Järvi & MDR Sinfonieorchester) won him his third ASCAP Morton Gould Award for 2017.
Kristjan Järvi & MDR Sinfonieorchester world premiered Irfan's commissioned orchestral work, Vivacity at the Leipzig Gewandhaus as part of the Leipzig Bachfest 2016.
Irfan was made as a proud recipient of the Juilliard School Kovner Fellowship Award.
Irfan debuts as a conductor, conducting the Musicanova Orchestra's performance of his own piece, Nocturne, in Arizona.
Tengku Irfan won the first prize in the Aspen Music Festival 2013 Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.2 Competition. Following this, Irfan continued to perform this concerto worldwide.
The New York Philharmonic commissioned and world premiered Irfan's orchestral piece Keraian.