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Founded in 2008 by William Lane, the Hong Kong New Music Ensemble (HKNME) is Asia's premiere new music group, dedicated to presenting contemporary music to the highest possible standard.


The Ensemble has led numerous world and regional premieres of important contemporary works — a number of which commissioned by the HKNME — at prestigious music festivals and venues around the world, including the Hong Kong Arts Festival, New Vision Arts Festival (HK), Tongyeong International Music Festival / ISCM (South Korea), ECHOFLUXX Festival of New Media (Czech Republic), CYCLE Music and Art Festival (Iceland), Shanghai New Music Week (CN), Beijing Music Festival (CN), Hong Kong Week (TW), MONA FOMA (Australia), Hong Kong Music Series (London), Angel Orensanz Center (New York City) and Wilsey Center for Opera (San Francisco).


The HKNME has been annually funded by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council since 2012. More


Vicky Shin (resident conductor)

Justin Wong (assistant conductor)#

Euna Kim (violin)

Patrick Yim (violin)

Kitty Cheung (violin)^

William Lane (viola)

Alfonso Noriega (viola)*

Zhu Mu (cello)

Chor Kai Hei (cello)^

Pun Chak-yin (cello)^

Simon Hui (double bass)

Kelvin Ng (double bass)^

Chiu Tan Ching (guzheng)

Kaisan (qin)^

Loo Sze Wang (sheng)

Angus Lee (flute)

Juan Manuel García-Cano (oboe)

Linus Fung (clarinet)

Stephenie Ng (clarinet)^

Charles Ng (saxophone)^

Leung Tak Wing (bassoon)

Alfred Lee (French horn)#

Edwin Wong (trumpet)#

Ben Pelletier (trombone)

Gary Chong (tuba)^

Linda Yim (piano)

Shelley Ng (piano)#

Ho Yi On (Chinese percussion)

Matthew Lau (percussion)

Sabrina Ma (percussion)*

Karina Yau (percussion)^

Karen Yu (percussion)^

* associate artist     ^ associate musician      # emerging artist

HKNME Emerging Artists are supported by the Artistic Internship Scheme of the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.





Artistic & Managing Director: William Lane

Administrative Assistant: Vanessa Chan

Production Manager: Tim Chan

Education and Community Outreach Facilitator: Deborah Waugh

Project Officer: Julian Law

Marketing and Communications Officer: David Chan
Accountant: Yvonne Ho


Production Partner: Jones Production 

Sound Partner: Lai Ching Kong

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