Winners of the 69th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival Triumph in Overseas Competition

Two winners of the 69th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival represent the Hong Kong Schools Music and Speech Association in the ‘Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod’ from 3 to 9 July in Wales, England, come home in triumph.

The fifteen-year-old Choi Ho-wang ranked third in the ‘Open Folk Solo (Instrumental)’ category playing Pipa master Lin Shi-chen’s transcription of ‘Ambush from All Sides’. Ho-wang is currently a student of La Salle College, and was also a winner of the 69th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival in the category of ‘Pipa Solo- Advanced’.

Lee Yat, the winner of ’Hong Kong Strings Scholarship for stringed Instruments’ in the 69th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival, gained wonderful experience in the ‘Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod’.