Hong-Yi Hiroki Hon studied Piano Performance, Pedagogy, Conducting, Composition and Violin Performance at University of Southern California as well as the Aspen Music Festival and School and Interlochen Center for the Arts.
After playing for various film scores in the past he mainly focuses now on teaching piano and music through the Hon Music Studio & City of San Marino since 1994.
In his spare time, he is a fitness instructor at L.A. Fitness and has a two-year old daughter who also occupies a great deal of his time currently.
We are very proud to have Hong-Yi as our Concertmaster this year (2014). He brings with him his talent and many years of experience having played in the Brevard Music Center Faculty Orchestra and served as Concermaster of the Carolina Youth Symphony and the Transylvania Symphony Orchestra of the Brevard Music Festival.