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pacific cello orchestra hong kong
competence  |  dedication  |  inspiration
Established in 2018, Pacific Cello Orchestra Hong Kong (PCO) is a summer music program for cellists of advanced levels under the age of 18, aiming to share the pure enjoyment of music and to provide them with the rare chance of a professional music-making experience. In the past years, PCO performed at the historical site Tai Kwun, the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, as well as Zhong Shan Cultural Centre in Guangdong. Members of PCO are competent and dedicated musicians, whose performances are no doubt an inspiration!

Artistic Director Prof. Ray WANG

Co-founders |  Letty POON, PhD

                    Juanita WONG

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Pacific Cello Orchestra Hong Kong - PCO

If there was a purpose of playing music, it would be for the love of music.
PCO 2024 open for application
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3 required Audition Excerpts for download:

(Copland / LP: Hoe Down from Rodeo, mm. 107-158)

(New: March de Caballeria, mm. 32-53)

(Haydn / Chan: Trumpet Concerto in E-flat Major, II. Andante, mm. 20-27)


Past Collaborated Artists:

Olivier Nowak (Co-principal flute, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra)

Austin Yip (Composer)

Bobbi Cheng (Principal Oboe, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse) 

Fung Lam (Composer)

Richard Bamping (Principal cello, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra)

Ray Wang (Head of Strings, Head of Junior Music Programme, HKAPA)

Clarence Mak (Associate Dean of Music, Head of Composition, HKAPA)

Wai Lau (Clarinet, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra)

Florence Cheung (Associate Professor (Composition), HKAPA)

Ken Sham (Composer)

Simon Yau (Composer/Horn player)

Past sponsors, partners and supporters 

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