Le Charme du Hautbois will feature an evening of delightful oboe and wind music, highlight of the programme will be the world premiere of a commissioned work by acclaimed French composer Jean-Philippe Vanbesealere for two oboe soloists and wind ensemble, performed by guest artist, renowned French oboist Jérôme Guichard, Hong Kong oboist YIU Song Lam and the Hong Kong Wind Kamerata.
Hong Kong Wind Kamerata
Led by the renowned oboist Yiu Song-lam, the Hong Kong Wind Kamerata features Hong Kong’s most talented wind players who are dedicated to promoting the rich wind repertoire throughout the region. They have toured to Switzerland, New York City, Tokyo, Taiwan, Beijing, Shanghai, Macau and have appeared in festivals like the International Society of Contemporary Music (ISCM), the Music Festival of the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing and Le French May Festival. The Hong Kong Wind Kamerata was the Chinese University of Hong Kong’s artist in residence in 2017.
The group has performed with some world class prominent artists, such as the legendary oboist Maurice Bourgue, bassoonist Martin Gatt, flutist Pierre Yves Artaud, hornist André Cazalet, trumpeter Guy Touvron and clarinetists Philippe Cuper and Florent Héau.