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WONG Anson Ying-shun
王應淳

Anson Wong was born in Hong Kong, his music journey starts at the age of four. He graduated from Diocesan Boys’ School and had been a junior student at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) since nine, majoring in piano, bassoon and composition. He is now a bachelor degree piano student at the HKAPA, studying with Prof. Gabriel Kwok. 


He has won numerous prizes in the annual Hong Kong School Music Festivals, Silver prize of 17th Chopin International Piano Competition in Tokyo, the Gold Prize Award and two additional special jury prizes in the Ishikawa International Piano Competition held in Kanazawa, Japan. He was invited to perform in the 6th Shenzhen Piano Music Festival in 2018, alongside other awarded students from Beijing, Shanghai, Macau, Taiwan and Shenzhen. He had also participated in masterclasses by Professors Robert Levin, Gottlieb Wallisch, Arnulf von Arnim and Andreas Frölich in the Salzburg Mozarteum International Summer Academy. 


Apart from being an able pianist, he is also an accomplished composer. He has studied composition at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts since 2013 with Ms. Poly Ng. In 2017, he won the first prize of the 69th Hong Kong School Music Festival Open class Composition Category with the piece ‘The 5 Elements’. In 2018, he was awarded the Gold standard composition winner in the notation category of the TI:ME Electronic Music Composition Contest in the United States with his composition ‘D’Urban’. He had also presented his original compositions ‘Galaxy’ and ‘Pearl of Orient’ at the 2012 and 2013 Yamaha Asia Pacific Junior Original Concert respectively held in Malaysia and Hong Kong, each with favourable reviews. His abilities in composition is also showcased in his participation in the 2010, 2014 and 2016 Yamaha Asia Pacific Electone Festival held in Taiwan, Malaysia and Macau respectively, in which he composed and performed his compositions himself. In the 2016 season, he was awarded the Grand Prix of the Senior Section, championing in improvisation, performance and composition.


王應淳出生於香港,畢業於拔萃男書院,四歲開始學習音樂,九歲考入香港演藝學院修讀少年音樂課程,主修鋼琴、巴松管、作曲及電子音樂。他現時在香港演藝學院學士課程主修鋼琴,師隨鍵盤系主任郭嘉特教授。


他曾贏得了多個獎項,包括歷屆香港校際音樂節,第十七屆東京亞洲蕭邦國際鋼琴比賽的銀獎,日本石川縣國際鋼琴比賽高級組金獎以及另有兩個特別評審獎項。2018年,他獲邀於第六屆深圳鋼琴音樂節「京滬深港澳台專業院校獲獎學生音樂會」中演出。他亦曾在薩爾茨堡莫扎特大學國際夏令音樂節接受 Robert Levin,Gottlieb Wallisch,Arnulf von Arnim 以及 Andreas Frölich 教授的指導。


作曲方面,他於2013年開始在演藝學院修讀作曲及電子音樂課程,師隨伍巧兒老師。他曾在香港校際音樂節公開作曲組別以《五行》一曲獲得冠軍。他的作品D’Urban獲得了美國TI:ME電子音樂作曲比賽的金獎。另外,他也曾代表香港出席在馬來西亞和香港舉辦的2012、2013年Yamaha亞太區青少年原創音樂會上發表和演奏了他的作品《銀河》和《東方之珠》,獲受好評。除了鋼琴以外,他也是一個出色的電子琴(Electone)手。他曾代表香港以自己的作品出戰在2010、2014和2016年分別在台灣、馬來西亞以及香港舉辦的Yamaha亞太電子琴大賽,而在2016年的大賽中,更在即興演奏和彈奏兩項目,以作品《Skyline》獲得了高級組的全場總冠軍。

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