Member

Ng Hoi Ching, Jasmine

Biography

Jasmine has got her Grade 8 Flute examination of the Royal Schools of Music with distinction at the age of 8. During her last year in her kindergarten studies, Jasmine had already participated in the Flute Solo Junior Class for Primary Schools of the Music Festival and she had to compete with all primary school students in Hong Kong. She had won the 2nd runner-up in that competition. In Primary One and Two, Jasmine challenged the Flute Solo Senior Class and she had won the 2nd runner-up with honours.

Jasmine is currently the first flutist of the Children's Symphonic Band organized by the Music Office. She is also a member of Syrinx Flute Choir which has regular performances in the public including the Government House, Festival Walk, Avenue of Stars etc. At the age of 7, Jasmine and her father, who is also her flute teacher, had a demonstration and an interview in a TVB programme “文化新領域”. At present, Jasmine is a member of the British Flute Society.

Awards and Achievement

2016 HKSAR - Talent Development Scholarship

2015 Taiwan Music Competition - 長笛青年組 Champion

2014 South China Morning Post - Student of the Year (Performing Arts) Merit

2012 CFA Flute Competition - 少年組 Semi Finalist

2012 Singapore Flute Festival Competition - Open Division Semi Finalist

64th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Scholarship for Wind, Brass and Percussion (Parsons Music Trophy) Champion

63rd Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Scholarship for Wind, Brass and Percussion (Parsons Music Trophy)1st runner-up

63rd Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Secondary Senior Champion

62nd Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Scholarship for Wind, Brass and Percussion (Parsons Music Trophy) 2nd runner-up

62nd Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Secondary Senior Champion

2009 Singapore Flute Festival - Young Talent Award

2008【真音樂】兒童演奏家大賽 - Flute section 2nd runner-up

60th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Primary Senior 1st runner-up

2007 HKSAR 10th Anniversary - Wind section (Senior) Champion

2007 Taiwan Music Competition - 長笛國小中年級組音樂班組 1st runner-up

59th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Primary Senior Champion (Honours)

2006 第二屆世界華人藝術盛典(香港賽區) - 小學組木管樂冠軍

58th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Wind Duet (Intermediate) Champion

58th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Primary Senior 1st runner-up

57th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Primary Senior 2nd runner-up(Honours)

56th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Primary Senior 2nd runner-up

55th Hong Kong Schools Music Festival - Flute solo Primary Senior 2nd runner-up

Birthday 8th April
School Maryknoll Convent School (Secondary section)
Music Experience

FTCL at age 13
LTCL (Distinction) at age 12
Grade 8 Flute (Distinction) at age 8
Grade 8 Theory (Merit)
Syrinx Flute Choir
Les Flûtistes Parfait (Syrinx)
HKYSO (Music Office)
HKYSB (Music Office) from age 10
HKCSB (Music Office) from age 7

Favourite composer His father
Claude Bolling
Favourite musician His father
Sir James Galway
Hobbies Playing the flute
Reading
Mathematics
email jasmine@flute.com.hk