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Leslie Wong Kah Ho

Part-Time Lecturer

Music

Qualification

Master of Music,
University of Wyoming, USA

Bachelor of Music,
College of Music, Mahidol University, Thailand

Biography

Leslie Wong Kah Ho is a graduate of the University of Wyoming and the Mahidol College of Music, with Dr. Scott Turpen and Shyen Lee as his teachers.

Leslie is active both as a solo performer and a chamber musician. He has performed and given world premieres in Australia, Belgium, China, Hong Kong, Macau, Scotland, Singapore, Thailand and the United States.

Leslie was a National Arts Council (Singapore) grant recipient for his undergraduate studies. He was also the recipient of the Brandon L. Hudson Award in 2010 for his work with the Western Thunder Marching Band. In 2011, he was inducted into Pi Kappa Lambda for his outstanding performance at the University of Wyoming.

Deeply devoted as a pedagogue, Leslie is currently the lecturer of saxophone at the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts and School of the Arts Singapore. He is also a faculty member of the Asia Pacific Saxophone Academy, and he maintains an active private saxophone studio.

Leslie is a Selmer Paris and D'addario Woodwind artist and he plays exclusively on Selmer Paris saxophones and Rico Reserve reeds.