Hon Ho Nam started learning classical guitar at the age of nineteen. Hon graduated from University of Alicante, Master in Classical Guitar Performance, majoring in guitar performance; He is also the Recipient of ATCL in Guitar Performance, Grade8 certificate in Electric guitar and Music Theory.
As An Active Performer In Different Aspects, Hon had giving recitals in Spain while studying. Hon also joined and played in the masterclasses of David Russell, Ignacio Rodes, Alex Garrobé, Tilman Hoppstock, Meng Su, Irina Kulikova, Iliana Matos, Meng-Feng Su... and received great commend from the masters.
Hon had performed in Hong Kong regularly as well, such as the 2014 guitar collection and Musco 2016,2017 annual performance. Besides the local event, Hon had taken part in an exchange tour and performed in Dunhuang, Lanzhou, Yunnan as a guest performer which represented the Hong Kong Baptist University. The performances are all over the Eurasian continent.
Hon is a creative performer who has arranged and created many works, including but not limited to guitar solo and duet of classic/pop music. His works are widely circulated worldwide. He is also a musician who is good at crossover art. Chinese traditional folk instruments, Spanish flamenco guitars, and fingerstyle guitars are all integrated into his guitar performance. With comprehensive and solid playing skills, enthusiasm, and meticulous performance style, he has won the favor of many music fans. Hon's has tens of thousands of fans on major video platforms widespread, and the number of performance videos and audio playbacks exceeds 4 million. The music scores adapted by him have also widely circulated the world and have been affirmed and played by guitarists from different countries.
Master in Classical Guitar Performance, University of Alicante
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Music Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University
Trinity College London
Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music
Sede Universitaria Ciudad de Alicante, 2020
Guitar Collection, 2014
HON'S Studio, 2019 - 2020
Mike's Conservatory, 2016-2018
Grammy Music Centre, 2011-2019
HoNam's Teaching Methods
Use step-by-step teaching methods to train students' overall musical development (such as skills, timbre, Dynamic, Rhythm, music theory, etc.), focusing on basic skills training and cultivating students' interest in music. Teach students by their aptitude, and are willing to make curriculum adjustments in line with the preferences and needs of students and parents. In addition to classical music, he will also teach the techniques and arrangement theory of Fingerstyle.
HoNam's performance photos
Roland Dyens: Tango en Skai
Roland Dyens (Arrangement): Ural Rowan Tree
All Instrumental Lessons / Accompaniment
Beginner: Beginner - G. 4
Intermediate: G. 5 - G. 7
Advanced: G. 8 or above
Western Music Theory
Beginner: ABRSM Music Theory G. 5
Intermediate: ABRSM Music Theory G. 8
Advanced: Trinity College London AmusTCL or above
Chinese Music Theory
Beginner: Shanghai Conservatory of Music Theory
Beginner: Central Conservatory of Music Theory G. 1
Intermediate: Central Conservatory of Music Theory G. 2
Advanced: Not applicable
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