Anthony Wong

Principal Clarinet

Anthony Wong was born in Hong Kong and graduated from The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts in 1997. He received his Master in Music degree from the State University of New York in 1999. His mentors include Martin Choy, Michael Campbell, Ayako Oshima and Charles Neidich. Currently travelling internationally as a soloist, chamber musician, orchestral player and educator, he has performed with the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra, the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, the Asian Youth Orchestra and with the Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields for the 1997 Hong Kong handover celebrations. He is regularly invited as a Guest Principal Clarinet with the Macau Orchestra and the Hong Kong Sinfonietta and is a founding member of the Hong Kong Wind Kamerata. He has appeared as a chamber musician at the Norfolk Chamber Music Festival at the Yale School of Music, the Musicarama Contemporary Music Festival, Le French May Arts Festival and the ISCM World Music Days, and in collaboration with members from the New York Woodwind Quintet, the Hamburg New Music Ensemble, the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra Orchestra and the Luxemburg Sinfonietta. Anthony Wong became a founding member and Principal Clarinet of City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong in 2000. He is currently a faculty member of The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, The Chinese University of Hong Kong and The Education University of Hong Kong. He is regularly invited to give masterclasses and workshops in Thailand and to adjudicate at competitions in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

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