Ng Yu Hng is a London-based Singaporean composer whose works explore notions of musical time, liturgy and intertextuality. He read his Masters degree at the Royal Academy of Music with Morgan Hayes, supported by the Countess of Munster Trust Scholarship. Previously, he studied at King’s College London, achieving the Purcell Prize in Music for academic excellence.
His music have been performed internationally, in 15 countries across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and North America. He has worked with notable ensembles and performers including: the Singapore Chinese Orchestra, Black Pencil Ensemble, CHROMA, Lontano, Meitar Ensemble, Fretwork Viol Consort, Hill Quartet, Xin Saxophone Quartet, Philomel, and by soloists such as George Fu, Richard Uttley and Prof. Juan Aguilera Cerezo among others. His pieces were also featured at prestigious festivals and concert halls, including: the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Schokland (Netherlands), CEME New Music Festival (Israel), Esplanade Concert Hall (Singapore), New Music Days Festival (Switzerland), Miyoshimachi Cultural Center (Japan), and the University of Cambridge (UK) among others. Yu Hng had delivered composition seminars at the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) and the Composers Society of Singapore (CSS). In 2022, he was appointed as an Executive Committee member of CSS.