Echogram A cappella
林詠恩 || 高音
關芷瑩 || 中音/低音
呂銓欣 || 中音/低音
曾楚翹 || 人聲敲擊
Wendy Lam || Soprano
Ophelia Kwan || Alto/Bass
Astrid Lui || Alto/Bass
Gloria Tsang || Vocal Percussion
Established in 2017, female A cappella group Echogram manifests a wide range of characters with vitality. The four members come from different backgrounds, yet share the same passion and belief.
“Echogram” is a process of using echoes to create heart images. It symbolizes our aim to penetrate sincere voices into the hearts of audiences, inducing resonance.
Currently an university student, Wendy has been actively participating in a cappella and dance performances.
Wendy was a member of The HKFYG Hong Kong Melody Makers and had represented Hong Kong to Taiwan for cultural exchange. She has also participated in the Hong Kong International a cappella Extravaganza in 2014 and 2016, as well as some other a cappella choral theatres including Life +, Kinderzenen.
Wendy has achieved remarkable results in various competitions since primary school, including over 30 Awards in the Hong Kong School DanceSport Championship, a total of 9 Honour Awards in the Schools Dance Festival (Modern Dance) and 4 Gold Awards in the Open Dance Contests. An Outstanding Choreography Award was granted in 2014 for her very first choreography.
Not only does she want to express herself through singing and dancing, but more importantly to present meaningful performances in front of the audience.
Currently working as an arts administrator. Ophelia was a member of the Hong Kong Children’s Choir since six years old, and has performed in various countries and cities around the world. Engaged actively in different forms and styles of chorus performances, Ophelia is a member of various local choirs, including SingFest Choral Academy, Hong Kong Philharmonic Chorus, The Hong Kong Virtuoso Chorus, The HKFYG Hong Kong Melody Makers etc. She has worked with many renowned maestros in classical music such as Helmuth Rilling, Lorin Maazel, Jaap van Sweden, Brett Weymark among others, also local pop-singers like Justin Lo, Ng Yip Kwan, JW etc.
Ophelia has participated in different singing contests during her study in university and has received several awards. In 2017, she was the champion in the 5th Tsuen Wan District Singing Contest.
A cappella performances in recent years: International Horticultural Exposition 2014 Qingdao, International a cappella Extravaganza 2016-2017, guest performer in TEDx 2017, couple of multi-media a cappella theatre productions namely Magical Moments, Mei Joek, Dat’s your Song, Kinderzenen, Viva la Vida etc.
Strive to leave every performances with no regrets.
Currently working as a speech therapist, Gloria participates actively in various performances during her leisure time.
Gloria gained her stage experiences through different ballet competitions and performances at a young age. She received a cappella training since secondary school as she joined the school choir. During recent years, she experienced various forms of performing arts: graduated from One Year Professional Physical Theatre Youth Training Programme of Tang Shu Wing Theatre Studio; as well as being a member of DancingAngels, participating in community performances through modern dance under the training of Andy Wong.
Recent productions include: Separating from Separations for DancingAngels, International a cappella Extravaganza for HKFYG, Alive for Music Soulmates, The Girl’s Prayer – Chan Fai Young x Women’s Choir Concert, A cappella Dark Theatre, Magical Moment for HKFYG Hong Kong Melody Makers x Hong Kong Youth Dance.
Searching for my true self through arts, enjoying the moment of connecting my body and voice.
As a freelancer working in the arts field, Astrid actively involves herself in music education and theatre. She has been the coordinator and physical coach of SingFest Choral Leadership Training Camp since 2013, nurturing talented secondary school choir leaders. Astrid is currently working as a choir conductor and vocal coach of various primary and secondary schools, guest judge of singing contests and tutor of a cappella courses at Yat Po Singers.
Astrid graduated from The Hong Kong Education University, majoring in music education. Apart from being the student principal conductor of the school choir, she has also participated in various international performances, including a concert with New York Philharmonic at the renowned Carnegie Hall during her study.
Recent a cappella performances and theatre productions: International a cappella Extravaganza 2016, Magical Moments, Dat’s your Song, Kinderzenen, Viva la Vida.
Believed that we can cultivate kindness into students’ heart through arts education, which will blossom someday.