Yiu Song Lam
Oboe Jury 2021
Native of Hong Kong, Yiu is currently Head of Woodwind, Brass and Percussion at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He is also the founding director of Hong Kong Wind Kamerata and vice president of the Asian Double Reed Association.
One of the leading oboists and educators in the region, Yiu studied in Hong Kong, Australia, UK, Holland and Germany. He has given solo and chamber music performances worldwide with distinguished artists and ensembles. He is frequently invited to give masterclasses in top institutions and has served as jury for prominent international competitions.
His students have won major prizes in many international competitions and hold major positions at renowned orchestras across Europe and Asia.
Yiu is also professionally engaged as advisor, assessor, committee and panel member for various advisories and institutions.
He was elected Associate of the Royal Academy of Music for significant contributions to the music profession.