Composer for Film and Television
"Unchained" - Recording Session in AIR Studios, London, UK.
"El Beso" - Budapest Art Orchestra Recording Session
Wai-Yi Wong is a composer for film, orchestrator and arranger from Hong Kong. Her compositions are shown on over 26 films, TV series, animations, theatre performance, commercials and concerts.
After graduating with a master degree of Scoring for Film, Television and Video Games from Berklee College of Music (2017) and a bachelor degree in Music from Hong Kong Baptist University (2013), she found her passion in exploring the possibility of making music as an unity with images.
With her academic training and working experience in pop-music industry, her music demonstrates diversity in genres, ranging from classical to rock to hybrid. It also displays the clarity of interrelationship between music and media. Her recent projects include scoring for TV series of Viutv "教束", "Unchained" recorded in AIR Studios in London, "El Beso" recorded by Budapest Art Orchestra, Original Score for Orbis Hong Kong documentary short, recorded by Cong Quartet and "Conation" performed by Chinese Music Virtuosi in Hong Kong. The piece has brought her the third prize of New Generation 2015, which is a composition contest organised by Hong Kong Composers' Guild and RTHK Radio 4.
Wai-Yi’s passion in theatre and literature also shapes her music in an unconventional way. She has recently collaborated with Littlebreath Creative Workshop, a theatre group which has just presented their work “Our Sea”, with Wai-Yi’s compositions and sound design displaying in the site-specific theatre production in Hong Kong. Wai-Yi aims to make her music accessible to the general public through theatres and scores. Her compositions and stories have been featured on media outlets like Billboard Radio China, CRHK, RTHK Radio 4, HK01 and FreShMAn Music Magazine.
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