Hong Kong Band Directors Association


The Hong Kong Band Directors Association (HKBDA) is a non-profit making organisation registered under the Societies Ordinance of Hong Kong founded in 1982. Members of the association consists of Conductors, Band Directors, Band Administrators, Professional Instrumental Teachers, Composers, Arrangers, Musicians, Music Teachers and Experienced Amateur Band Players.

The objectives of the association are:-

  • To promote band music culture and band movement in Hong Kong through the interflow with both local and overseas bands;
  • To advance the education of the public in the appreciation and knowledge of music with particular reference to bands;
  • To establish a closer link and fellowship among members, other music lovers and performing groups;
  • To attain a higher standard of artistic excellence for bands, their performers, their conductors, and their literature;
  • To serve as a central advice and information bureau to assist in local band activities;
  • To participate, associate and co-operate with international and foreign band music bodies.


2019 Hong Kong Clarinet Festival

  • September 4 - 8, 2019

2019 International Wind Band Festival, Taiwan

  • August 9 - 11, 2019

Thailand International Band & Orchestra Festival

  • July 28 - 31, 2019

International Music Festivals and Conducting Course

  • Los Angeles Conducting Institute at Caltech June 24 - 28, 2019
  • hosted by Glenn Price & Performing and Visual Arts at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

2019 Nie Er Youth International Wind Band Art Week

  • July 20, 2019 Longgang District, Shenzhen

WASBE Conference in Buñol, Spain

  • July 10 - 13, 2019

Thailand International Band and Orchestra Festival

  • July 28 - 31, 2019

11th Winter Band Festival 2019

  • Nov 29, 2019 – Dec 3, 2019

21st Asia Pacific Band Conference in Tainan

  • July 2020

7th Singapore International Band Festival

  • July 2020


Executive Committee

Hong Kong Band Directors Association

Chairman Danilo Delfin
Vice-chairman Fung Ka Hing

Chau Wing Kam
Secretary Hermann Paw

Sean Cheung
Treasurer Alfred Wong
Committee Palas Chan

Rika Lee

Eric Man

Richard Ho

Brian Chan