Doming Lam Ngok-pui in 2016. The composer and former Hong Kong broadcaster, conductor and educator has died at the age of 96. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Doming Lam Ngok-pui in 2016. The composer and former Hong Kong broadcaster, conductor and educator has died at the age of 96. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Obituary | ‘A master of contemporary music’: Hong Kong composer Doming Lam remembered following his death, aged 96

  • Creator of music ‘full of imagination and colour’, Doming Lam studied composition in Canada and film music in California before forging his career in Hong Kong
  • A composer, broadcaster and educator, he helped found the ensembles that became the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra and Macau Orchestra

Doming Lam Ngok-pui in 2016. The composer and former Hong Kong broadcaster, conductor and educator has died at the age of 96. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Doming Lam Ngok-pui in 2016. The composer and former Hong Kong broadcaster, conductor and educator has died at the age of 96. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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