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The Story behind
Founded in 2008, Flower Music isa music label, event and production company in its dedication to the promotion of different music practices in Hong Kong. Aside from organizing concerts and music events in Hong Kong and abroad, Flower Music also provides administrative support to local arts and cultural organizations. Flower Music is committed to promoting visionary artists across multiple disciplines to push the boundaries of music expression while fueling new momentum into the field.
Artists of Flower Music include fusion band SIU2, classical guitarist Francis Wan and a cappella singer Ng Yin. SIU2 is a unique fusion band consisted of 6 members playing traditional Chinese and Western musical instruments. SIU 2 released three albums Sonic Traveler,Kon Fusion andOpen Door, compilation albums all featuring band’s originals. Francis Wan is a classical guitarist who released his debut album Opus One in 2011. The album was a collaboration with Jazz master Ted Lo and renowned composer Ng Cheuk-yin. Ng Yin is a nominated pioneer in the Hong Kong a cappella community. Yin’s first a Cappellarelease was Single Singers, on which he played all of the sound, composing or arranging, singing, recording and mixing them one at a time and layering the recordings to create the finished work.
As an organization eager to expand our artistic network through a variety of public events, we forged ongoing partnerships with arts organizations and maintained rapport with artists from all over the world. Flower Music organized a concert in Taipei Hong Kong Week in collaboration with Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra in 2012. In 2015, Flower Music invited Laurens de Boer, a multi-faceted pianist from the Netherlands to present his Percussive Piano Project in Hong Kong and exchange with Hong Kong composers. The concert was a huge leap forward and received critical acclaim.
For music production, Flower Music has composed and produced music and theme songs for several organizations and large events, such as the Arts Festival of the Opening of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, the theme song of 150th Anniversary of Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce, and theme music for Standard Chartered Hong Kong Launches the World’s First $150 Banknote.
In November 2014, the opening of Flower Music 10, a music space helmed by our team, marks the beginning of a new path towards establishing a creative hub for music lovers. Since its inception, Flower Music 10 together with artists and organizations that share our commitment to unleash creativity have nurtured a line of activity, including our informative music session Friday Night Music Call, Mini concert Series and in-week music courses. Featured artists include esteemed composer Jim Lau, jazz master Ted Lo, Japanese independent rock figure Ryosuke Itamiya, international touring jazz guitarist Teriver Cheung, local emerging singer and song writer Wallis Cho and award-winning beatboxer HeartGrey.