Meet-the-Artists: Chet Lam [FULL]
6 Feb

Meet the Artists

“Meet the Artists” allows arts ambassadors to talk to different local artists face to face to appreciate their artwork and learn their interesting stories behind

Singer Songwriter Chet Lam
Into An Extraordinary Music World

Believed that you should have heard of this young singer songwriter before, he hasn’t received any proper music trainings, he learned guitar and composition when he was a student. He has written numerous songs with his unique style for pop singers and artists, promoted many new bands and singers as well. Who is he? He is Chet Lam! Chet will be invited to be one of the guests for “Meet-the-Artists” this year, sharing his experience on music creation, he will also listen to your works and give you some comments. Act now to enroll!

// About the activity /

Date: 21 February 2014 (Fri)
Time: 6:00 – 7:30PM
Location: Hong Kong Arts Development Council
Quota: 10 Ambassadors in Secondary Schools or Universities (priority will be given to those with experience of songwriting)

This session will be conducted in Cantonese.

Interested Arts Ambassadors please click the button “Join” below for registration. Ambassadors who have successfully registered will receive a confirmation email before the activity date.

Deadline of registration: 17 February 2014 (Mon)
[ The event is full. Thank you! ]
//  About the artist  //
Chet Lam is Hong Kong's own producer, singer, song writer, traveler, label owner... in short, just another guy. Lam started his own label LYFE Music in 2003, now has 13 critically and commercially acclaimed Cantonese, English and Mandarin albums and a long list of sold out live shows under his belt. In 2003 Lam and the Hong Kong theatre veteran W Creative put out an original musical , the ten sold out shows not only became the talk of town, also started a trend of music theatres in the industry until now. Much loved by music critics, specially in China, Lam has been notably awarded in various fields, including 3 times Best Folk Artist of the Year in the Chinese Media Music Awards in China, Best song written for a movie in Golden Horse Awards in Taiwan, Best Singer Songwriter in 903 Music Awards in Hong Kong, etc. Lam's fluency in Cantonese, Mandarin and English in writing and performing has brought him prestigious opportunities to be invited to collaborate with a lot of performing artists around the world including the French Bohemian group Moriarty and Grammy-nodded Venezuelen accapella group Vocal Sampling, opening for k.d. Lang, pending national hits for acts such as Eason Chan, Stephanie Sun Yanzi, Elva Xiao, Sammi Cheng, Power Station, Gigi Leung to name a few. Apart from his own signature one man music show, Lam has been organizing concerts for such music acts like Hanjin, FAMA, at17, my little airport etc. with his label LYFE. From 2012 Lam has started another production house 'Seeing Creative', organizing a series of innovative shows and band shows. 'Singing Hands', rerun of the Arts Festival programme featuring percussions artist Arai Soichiro proved to be a big success, SC since has launched 'The Future Sounds of Hong Kong' Music Festival, featuring 5 of the best Hong King based bands, each has their own headline show in the summer of 2012.