Felix Pong is a New Zealand/Hong Kong composer, violinist, producer currently living in Japan.
Started to play the violin at the age of three, Felix has been mentored by Composer/Violinist Professor BaoZhi-Yang of the Central Conservatory of Music and Shanghai conservatory of music. He is also a multi-times prize winner at the Hong Kong Schools Music Festival and has obtained his violin diplomas Dip.ABRSM and LTCL in the year of 2010 and 2011.
He went to the U.K since high school in 2012 where he performed the Mendelssohn Violin Concerto with the Solihull Symphony Orchestra in 2013.
Felix then furthers his education at the prestige world-leading conservatoire, the Royal College of Music in London where he studied violin performance with Professor Yossi Zivoni (Prize-winner at the Paganini, Bavarian Radio and Queen Elisabeth International Competitions) As a session violinist, Felix has recorded in various places including the legendary abbey road studio. He studied Composition with Dr. Alison Kay and Dr. Haris Kittos. Composition for screen with Enrica Sciandrone (Multi-Award winning Composer) and Mike Ladouceur(Hollywood composer and orchestrator of Mission Impossible -Fallout, Ad Astra) Recording, engineer and production with Benjamin Connellan (Gramophone/BBC Music awarded Engineer) Felix received his Bachelor Honours Degree (Music) with first class in composition for screen in 2018.
In 2019, He completes 2 online courses of Berklee College of Music in interactive scoring for games and music composition for film and TV.
Felix persuades his career by moving to Japan, having the opportunity to scored and wrote additional music to multiple indie games and short animations. He also collaborates with celebrities in charge of audio production and engineering for vocals while remaining an enthusiast in violin teaching.
Later the year he releases his debut solo album ‘SKETCHES’ on October 31st.
Two pieces of Felix’s contemporary music from the collection ‘Preludes about flowers' for solo piano will be premiere in Menicon Annex Concert Hall in May 2020.
He is also thrilled to announce as 1 of the 8 composers participating in the Hollywood Music Workshop’s Professional Recording that has the wonderful opportunity to record his own composition with the orchestra in Musikverein Vienna under the guidance of Conrad Pope (orchestrator of Harry Potter and Star Wars) and Joe Kraemer (composer of Mission Impossible -Rogue Nation).