Grace Guo

Principal Viola

Grace Guo was born in China and studied violin with Valery Oistrakh and viola with Paul De Clerck and Vladimir Mendelssohn. She graduated from the Royal Conservatory of Brussels and the Royal Conservatoire The Hague with two Masters of Music degrees and was awarded the Dutch distinction in musicianship by Royal Conservatoire The Hague. In 2003 she won First Prize in the categories of solo viola and string quartet at The International Competition of Masterclass in Portogrado, Italy. Grace Guo served as a member of the Residence Orchestra of The Hague for more than ten years where she worked with many world-renowned conductors including Neeme Järvi and Jaap van Zweden. She also performed as a freelance guest player for the Royal Concertgebouworkest Orchestra and has appeared as violist in leading chamber orchestras at music festivals in the USA, France and Sweden. Grace Guo became principal violist of City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong in 2015.



郭豫雯生於中國,師從瓦列里‧歐依斯特拉赫習小提琴,亦師從保羅‧狄卡勒克、弗拉迪密‧孟德爾遜學習中提琴。她於皇家布魯塞爾音樂學院和海牙音樂學院畢業,取得兩個音樂碩士學位,更獲海牙音樂學院頒授荷蘭優秀樂藝獎。2003年,她到意大利樸圖格拉多參加「國際大師班大賽」,在中提琴獨奏和弦樂四重奏兩個項目中,均贏得冠軍。 郭氏曾擔任海牙駐地樂團的樂師長達十多年,期間曾在多位著名指揮下演奏,包括約菲、梵志登等。此外她也以特約客席樂師身分參與過皇家阿姆斯特丹音樂廳樂團的演出,並在瑞典、美國和法國的音樂節上,為多個室樂團擔任中提琴手;2015年加入香港城市室樂團擔任首席中提琴。