(03/2016) Weijun is selected to participate in the 2016 June in Buffalo Festival. Ensemble Dal Niente performed Dancer (for Pierrot ensemble) on June 8, 2016.
(11/2015) Weijun is awarded the Jacob Druckman Prize from the Aspen Music Festival and School. Dancer (for orchestra) was premiered by the Aspen Philharmonic Orchestra on July 27, 2016.
(10/2015) Weijun is selected to participate in the 2016 MATA Festival in New York, NY. Dancer was premiered by Ensemble Linea on April 13, 2016.
(10/2015) Canoe (for string quartet) is the winner of the I Creation/Mivos Quartet Prize for Chinese Composers. The Mivos Quartet performed the piece during the 2015 Asia Tour as well as in NYC on January 14, 2016.
(03/2015) Weijun is selected to participate in the 2015 June in Buffalo Festival. The New York New Music Ensemble performed Memos (for Pierrot plus) on June 3, 2015.
(01/2015) Weijun is selected to participate in the 2015 Mise-En Music Festival in New York, NY. The Rhythm Method performed Canoe at the marathon concert on June 13, 2015.
(12/2014) Weijun is named a Composition Fellow at Susan and Ford Schumann Center for Composition Studies, Aspen Music Festival and School in Aspen, CO. The Aspen Contemporary Ensemble performed Memos on August 5, and the American Academy of Conducting at Aspen read Canoe (for orchestra) on July 19 and August 16, 2015.
(12/2014) Canoe is the runner-up in the Red Note Composition Competition, Illinois State University. The Momenta Quartet performed the piece as well as Memos (for string quartet) at the Red Note New Music Festival on April 1-2, 2015.
(10/2014) Weijun is invited to give a presentation of his music at Composition in Asia Conference on January 24, 2015, University of South Florida.
(09/2014) Distance (for wind ensemble) is the winner of the American Prize.
(09/2014) Canoe receives 2nd prize in the Frank Robert Abell Young Composer Competition for New Chamber Music, University of Louisville. The TALEA Ensemble performed the piece at the Grawemeyer Award 30th Anniversary Conference on March 5, 2015.