TAK WAI CHENG
Cheng Tak Wai was born in China and moved to Hong Kong in 1978. He joined the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra in 1985. At the time of making this recording he was their Principal Sheng Player and a sheng instructor at the Department of Chinese Music at the Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts, and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. For his artistry and proficiency in various kinds of sheng instruments, Cheng is acclaimed as “The No. 1 Sheng Player Outside of China”.