Artist Associate

Artist Associate - Alfred Wong

Alfred WONG

Alfred Wong received his bachelor and master degree in the Chinese University of Hong Kong, studying composition under Prof. Chan Wing-wah. He studied piano with Dr. Cheng-wai and percussion with Dr. Lung Heung-wing, also he got CASH Scholarships twice during the study period. His music have been performed worldwide such as England, Sweden, Australia, Russia, Shanghai, Chongcing, Taiwan, Singapore and Malaysia. His work Echoes was shortlisted for the finals of the International Competition for Chinese Orchestral Composition 2006 organized by the Singapore Chinese Orchestra, and his organ solo piece Flame was selected to be performed on International Society for Contemporary Music World New Music Days 2009.

Wong has made more than a hundred arrangements, and he arranged more than twenties pieces for the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra. Recent compositions and arrangements include the commissions by Shanghai Wan Fang Youth Orchestra, Hong Kong Children’s Choir, Hong Kong Youth Neowinds Orchestra, RTHK Radio 4, Huqin soloist Wong On-yuen and Zheng soloist Luo Jing.

As a conductor, he has been collaborated with different music groups such as Windpipe ensemble, Yao Yueh Chinese Orchestra, HKUSTSU Chinese Orchestra, Alethia Wind Ensemble and Tertiary Students' Ensemble, and recently he was invited as a guest conductor in the 8th Sabah Chinese Music Festival. He is currently teaching courses at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, the associate degree program of the HKIEd and HKU SPACE. He is now a member of CASH and Hong Kong composers’ Guild, the artist in residence 2009 and conductor of Hong Kong YWCA Chinese Orchestra and the artist associate of Hong Kong Festival Wind Orchestra.