Dean Anderson, Artistic Director
Zun-Hin Woo attended the University of Oklahoma in Norman where he obtained his B.M. in Violin Performance, and he subsequently earned his M.M. degree in Orchestral Conducting at the University of Missouri in Columbia. During that time, he also served as the assistant conductor of the Columbia Civic Orchestra and the Show Me Opera conducting operas and musicals in the region. He also participated in the Pierre Monteux School for Conductors and Orchestral Musicians.
As a professional violinist and violist, Hin has performed with several orchestras in Asia, including the Hong Kong Virtuosi, Hong Kong Sinfonietta, and Concerto da Camera. He has served as the conductor of the Hong Kong Chamber Orchestra since 2007. Past collaborations include working with the Sichuan Symphony and the Shenzhen Symphony in China, where he recorded the soundtrack to the movie Heroic Duo. He has worked with several other organizations in Hong Kong as well, including the Open University, King's College, Hong Kong Medical Association Orchestra, La Salle College and Wah Yan College (where he also taught conducting courses), Danse a Lili Ballet Academy, Songsingers Choir, and Hong Kong City Opera.
Having recently moved back to the U.S. with his wife and two sons, Hin is currently Principal Guest Conductor of Symphony Irvine, Assistant Conductor of the Inland Valley Symphony, and the orchestra conductor at Fullerton College.
Meet Zun-Hin Woo, Principal Guest Conductor!