Faculty Profile

Sungji Hong

Title
Assistant Professor
Department
Composition Studies
College
College of Music

    

Education

PhD, The University of York in the UK, 2004.
Major: Music Composition
MMus, The Royal Academy of Music / The University of London, 2000.
Major: Music Composition
BA, Hanyang University in Seoul, Korea, 1997.
Major: Music Composition

Current Scheduled Teaching*

No current or future courses scheduled.

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

MUCP 2200.001, Composition Seminar, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 5190.707, Master's Composition, Spring 2022
MUCP 4320.001, Orchestration, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 5320.001, Orchestration, Spring 2022 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 4195.703, Senior Composition Capstone Project, Spring 2022
MUCP 3180.708, Advanced Composition I, Fall 2021 SPOT
MUCP 3190.708, Advanced Composition II, Fall 2021 SPOT
MUCP 4180.708, Advanced Composition III, Fall 2021 SPOT
MUCP 2200.001, Composition Seminar, Fall 2021 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 4080.708, Secondary Composition II, Fall 2021 SPOT
MUCP 4195.708, Senior Composition Capstone Project, Fall 2021 SPOT
MUCP 4685.001, Topics in Composition, Fall 2021 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 5685.001, Topics in Composition, Fall 2021 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 3180.700, Advanced Composition I, Spring 2021 SPOT
MUCP 3190.707, Advanced Composition II, Spring 2021 SPOT
MUCP 4180.707, Advanced Composition III, Spring 2021 SPOT
MUCP 2200.001, Composition Seminar, Spring 2021 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 4080.707, Secondary Composition II, Spring 2021 SPOT
MUCP 4195.703, Senior Composition Capstone Project, Spring 2021 SPOT
MUCP 3190.700, Advanced Composition II, Fall 2020 SPOT
MUCP 4180.700, Advanced Composition III, Fall 2020 SPOT
MUCP 2200.001, Composition Seminar, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 6190.708, Doctoral Composition, Fall 2020 SPOT
MUCP 4685.001, Topics in Composition, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 5685.001, Topics in Composition, Fall 2020 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 3190.707, Advanced Composition II, Spring 2020
MUCP 4180.707, Advanced Composition III, Spring 2020
MUCP 2200.001, Composition Seminar, Spring 2020 Syllabus
MUCP 5185.707, Concentration Composition, Spring 2020
MUCP 6190.707, Doctoral Composition, Spring 2020
MUGC 5950.701, Master's Thesis, Spring 2020
MUCP 4080.707, Secondary Composition II, Spring 2020
MUCP 4195.703, Senior Composition Recital Capstone, Spring 2020
MUCP 3180.708, Advanced Composition I, Fall 2019 SPOT
MUCP 4180.708, Advanced Composition III, Fall 2019 SPOT
MUCP 2200.001, Composition Seminar, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUCP 5185.708, Concentration Composition, Fall 2019 SPOT
MUGC 5950.725, Master's Thesis, Fall 2019
MUCP 5180.708, Secondary Composition, Fall 2019 SPOT
DANC 4700.001, Composer / Choreographer Collaboration, Spring 2019 Syllabus
DANC 4050.002, Dance Performance and Production Lab, Spring 2019 Syllabus
MUCP 6190.707, Doctoral Composition, Spring 2019
MUCP 5180.706, Secondary Composition, Spring 2019
MUCP 4080.707, Secondary Composition II, Spring 2019
MUCP 4195.703, Senior Composition Recital Capstone, Spring 2019
MUCP 4910.702, Special Problems, Spring 2019 SPOT
MUCP 5910.702, Special Problems, Spring 2019 SPOT
MUCP 3190.708, Advanced Composition II, Fall 2018
MUCP 4180.708, Advanced Composition III, Fall 2018
MUCP 5185.708, Concentration Composition, Fall 2018
MUCP 6190.708, Doctoral Composition, Fall 2018
MUCP 5180.708, Secondary Composition, Fall 2018 SPOT
MUCP 4080.708, Secondary Composition II, Fall 2018
MUCP 6900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2018
MUCP 3180.707, Advanced Composition I, Spring 2018
MUCP 3190.707, Advanced Composition II, Spring 2018 SPOT
MUCP 5185.707, Concentration Composition, Spring 2018 SPOT
MUCP 6190.707, Doctoral Composition, Spring 2018 SPOT
MUCP 5180.706, Secondary Composition, Spring 2018 SPOT

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Published Publications

Published Intellectual Contributions

Book Chapter
Hong, S. (2020). “The Music raised from a Land of Unfamiliar Language: An interview with the Composer Sungji Hong”. Sungji Hong's work Prismatic for piano and orchestra. 16, page 76-97. Seoul: Yesol Press.
Hong, S. (2019). Orchestra: People and Window of the World, Korean New Music 002. Sungji Hong's work Prismatic for piano and orchestra. 002, page 134-141. Seoul: Monopoly Music Publishing Co.
CD Recording - Ensemble
Hong, S. (2019). Composers. Seoul:.
CD Recording - Solo
Hong, S. (2022). The Tiger and the Clover. https://www.bluegriffin.com/about
Music Composition, World Premiere
Hong, S. (2022). Proba me, Deus for solo violin.
Hong, S. (2021). Exepnefsen for oboe and electronics.
Hong, S. (2021). Vidimus Stellam for solo flute.
Hong, S. (2021). Ekvallein for bass clarinet and electronics.
Hong, S. (2021). Bell Song for solo piano.
Hong, S. (2021). Prism for solo piano.
Hong, S. (2020). Epirthi for solo piano.
Hong, S. (2020). Hxo for solo flute.
Hong, S. (2020). Feromenis pnois for solo trombone.
Hong, S. (2020). Blue Bird for Clarinet Choir.
Hong, S. (2020). Erat lux vera for Symphony Orchestra.
Hong, S. (2019). O sacrum convivium for SATB a cappella.
Hong, S. (2019). Exevalen for solo bass clarinet. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DY1D52gY2C4
Hong, S. (2019). Awake up, my glory for soprano and piano. https://www.deus-ex-musica.com/in-the-shadow-of-your-wings-1
Hong, S. (2019). Agonia for flute and piano. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aj5mn0trVz4
Hong, S. (2018). Lux Mundi for oboe, violin, violoncello and piano. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WOr3i71yEJI
Hong, S. (2018). Elevatus for flute, clarinet, trombone, percussion, piano, violin and violoncello. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iINsb2CNVPM
Hong, S. (2017). Lucem Vitae, 2017, 9 mins - cl, vn & pf.
Hong, S. (2017). Noël Nouvelet, 2017, 4 mins - five female voices (SSAAA).
Hong, S. (2017). Transfiguration, 2017, 15 mins 10 - alto flute and ensemble (picc, ob, cl/bcl, pf, vn, va, vc) with electronics. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yJmSq1htzhI
Music Edition
Hong, S. (2021). Bisbiglio for flute, clarinet, and piano. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16916534.html
Hong, S. (2021). Shades of Raindrops for flute, clarinet, violin, violoncello, and piano. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16916539.html
Hong, S. (2021). Vidimus Stellam for solo flute. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16916540.html
Hong, S. (2021). Ekvallein for bass clarinet and electronics. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16909316.html
Hong, S. (2020). Hxo for solo flute. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16692845.html
Hong, S. (2020). Luminous Flux for flute, oboe, clarinet, violin, violoncello and piano. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16692834.html
Hong, S. (2020). Amabile Saki for flute and piano. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16845871.html
Hong, S. (2020). Sweetness of stars for solo flute. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16845597.html
Hong, S. (2019). Et Descendit for flute, viola and harp. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16489094.html
Hong, S. (2019). Transfiguration for solo alto flute and ensemble with electronics. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16489093.html
Hong, S. (2019). Agonia for flute and piano. London: Tetractys Publishing. https://www.tetractys.co.uk/photo_16484759.html

Awarded Grants

Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

Grant - Research
Hong, S., "Commission for the iSing Silicon Valley, Choir," Sponsored by iSing Silicon Valley, National, $5000 Funded. (September 9, 2021June 22, 2022).
Hong, S., "Commissions for the National Flute Association’s Young Artist Competition," Sponsored by The National Flute Association, National, $5000 Funded. (November 16, 2018August 12, 2021).
Hong, S., "Commission for the 34th Annual Myrna W. Brown Artist Competition," Sponsored by Texas Flute Society, State, $600 Funded. (November 16, 2019May 22, 2020).
Hong, S., "Commission for the Furman University Clarinet Choir," Sponsored by Furman University, National, $950 Funded. (November 30, 2019February 8, 2020).
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    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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