Composer wins prize

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 04 July, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 04 July, 2001, 12:00am

A Hong Kong composer has won second place in a prestigious music event in Paris. Chan Ming-chi, 39, was awarded the prize in the International Rostrum of Composers, held by the United Nations' Educational, Science and Cultural Organisation, for his composition Ji Qi Shen. First prize went to a Finnish composer.