Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts Invitation to Music Su

Eddie ZONG, double bass lecturer/HKAPA 宗小謙, 演藝學院低音大提琴導師


Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra Principal Bass since 1995, Eddie Zong is a distinguished musician with an international reputation. He has performed as double bass soloist with the National Repertory Orchestra, Israel Sinfonietta, Xi'an Symphony and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, among others, and has participated in several major festivals including Aspen, Keystone, Missouri, Spoleto, Village Bach and Fukuoka Asian Music Festival. Eddie Zong began his music studies at an early age and later attended the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing, where he received the Exceptional Oustanding Students Fellowship for three years. He also received a full scholarship from Indiana University and earned his Master of Music degree, in 1998 studied with Lawrence Hurst, Bruce Bransby, Stuart Sankey and Murry Grodner.

Jonathan Leathwood, guitar