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Leung Tak-wing, Bassoon Leung Tak-wing, bassoon

Leung Tak-wing studied Bassoon with Meyrick Alexander and Graham Sheenon on a scholarship at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and graduated with a Masters Degree in orchestral performance. She also holds a Postgraduate Diploma in bassoon performance from The Royal Academy of Music where she studied under John Orford, Gareth Newman and David Chatterton. Leung Tak-wing began her studies on the bassoon from a young age and entered The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. She won several scholarships to study with Kam Shui and graduated with a Bachelor's Degree in performing arts. Leung Tak-wing currently freelances as a bassoonist and teacher in Hong Kong. She has performed many times with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and the Macao Orchestra. She formed Duo Fluxion with flautist Izumi Nikaido and also performs with the Hong Kong New Music Ensemble and a woodwind quintet called Viva Pipers. Leung Tak-wing joined the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong as tutti bassoonist in 2013.