The Virtual Spatial Musical Instrument (The VSMI)2019HTC Vive, Two projectors and screens each; programmed in Unity
  • VR sound installation with binaural audio for players
  • Part of Noise Metaverse programme
  • First presented during Noise Metaverse exhibition at The Ground Theatre at *SCAPE, Singapore (SG) from 23 Feb 19 to 3 Mar 19
  • Special thanks to my mentor Ong Kian Peng, and organisers iMMERSIVELY, Spang&Lei and NAC
The Double Double Pendula (The DDP)2017-18Mixed Media, incl. wood and DIY electronics
  • Designed and programmed by timbretan
  • Built by Frans Asselman and Joep de Jong
  • Premiere at Royal Conservatoire, The Hague (NL), Jun 2018, with Ivana Kovač and timbretan as performers
  • Special thanks to Raviv Ganchrow, Peter Pabon, Lex van den Broek, Robert Pravda, Tom van Hooff, Erik Brinkhorst, Institute of Sonology and Royal Conservatoire, The Hague
TitleYearDurationFormat (channels)Performances
A Little Calligraphy of Time20198′4time:crystals concert, Dhoby Ghaut Visual Arts Centre (SG), Apr 2019
Scriptures of Chaos #1201815′8 and 16Royal Conservatoire, The Hague (NL), Mar 2018
  • Royal Conservatoire, The Hague (NL), Dec 2017
  • Klingt Gut! 2018, HAW Hamburg (DE), Jun 2018
Tracks of Double Pendula201712′192 (WFS)WFS Festival, Game of Life Foundation, The Hague (NL), Jun 2017
Birds Dissected2014-1515′8
  • Yong Siew Toh Conservatory (SG), Mar 2015
  • Singapore Botanic Gardens’ “Celebrating Nature in Singapore” concert for 6th Asian Bird Fair, Oct 2015
Walkback (Persona nefanda)201310′4
  • NUS Electronic Music Lab concert “Persona”, for NUS Arts Festival 2013 (SG), Mar 2013
  • College of Alice and Peter Tan (SG), Sep 2014
  • Yong Siew Toh Conservatory (SG) Oct 2014
Diagnostics201312′4NUS Electronic Music Lab concert “Persona”, for NUS Arts Festival 2013 (SG), Mar 2013
Undoing201211′2Library@Esplanade (SG), Aug 2012
TitleYearDurationFormat (channels)Performances
Cells #22016-1712′8 and 16Royal Conservatoire, The Hague (NL), Jun 2018
Cells #12016-1712′8 and 16Featured as a sound installation for Performers(‘) Present, an int’l artistic research symposium by Yong Siew Toh Conservatory (SG), Oct 2019
Arms of Sensitivities201612′8Royal Conservatoire, The Hague (NL), Nov 2016
Pantun Chinta (Love Poem)201612′2
  • Cosmic Armchair’s concert “Digital Dondang Sayang” at NUS Baba House (SG), Mar 2016
  • Based on an untitled pantun (poem) by Ang Kay Teong, a Baba Chinese in Singapore, c. 1900s
TitleYearDurationFormat (channels)Performances
Strings of Sound Poems201930′2
    • Live visuals + guqin
    • Played live visuals in collaboratation with Hoh Chung Shih, a composer and
  • Performed for eXchΔnge 2019 by Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay (SG)
Gravitational Waves Gig20174′2
  • Collaborated with Stan Bentvelsen, director of Nikhef, on a talk about gravitational waves
  • Performed for “Technology and Music” festival organised by Foundation Delft-In Ovatie at Delft (NL)
  • Live audiovisuals + bassoon
  • Performed for SETTS Composition Laboratory, with Christoph Wichert (Bsn) & Aqilah Misuary (visuals)
  • Part of Intercultural Transfers in Music Symposium 2016 at Raffles Institution (SG), Apr 2016
Culinary Delights2011-127′2
  • Co-created under the name of MobiLE
  • Premiered at NUS Electronic Music Lab concert “The Hive”, for NUS Arts Festival 2012 (SG), Mar 2012
TitleYearDurationFormat (channels)Performances
Parasol20163′5.1Musinfo’s Art and Science Days 2016, Bourges, France, Jun 2016
Hypertuba magna2014-1512′Pc, Cl (B-flat & Bass), Tpt, 2 Perc, Pno, Vln, Vc & stereo tape playback
  • Performed by Yong Siew Toh Conservatory New Music Ensemble (today’s OpusNovus)
  • Conducted by Chan Tze Law
  • Concert “Tree Line”, Esplanade Recital Studio (SG), Apr 2015
Title Year Duration Instrumentation Performances
Psaltria ignominiosa (The Disgraceful Harpist) 2013-14 12′ Storytelling harpist
  • Jasmine Hogan (harp) and timbretan (storyteller) at Peabody Conservatory (US), Apr 2014
  • Nigel Foo (harp) and timbretan (storyteller) for Performers(‘) Present symposium at Yong Siew Toh Conservatory (SG), Oct 2019