Fremont Flute Ensemble
John Shao Jiang Huang, Music Director
Our Music Director
John, Shao Jiang Huang is a renowned performing artist
on flute and dizi (Chinese bamboo flute).
He subsequently attained reputation as a young flute artist under the tutelage of Tan Mi-Zi and Ling Ke-Min
John received his Bachelor’s degree in flute performance from the Shanghai Conservatory of Music
and his Master’s degree from the New England Conservatory of Music, Boston
under legendary flute masters Claude Monteux and Julius Baker.
He also studied conducting under the authoritative conducting master, Frank Pattisti
Performance & Career Highlights
John was the principal flutist and the woodwind section leader in the Shanghai Ballet Orchestra
for sixteen years.
He was the principal flutist of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra
for fourteen years.
John founded and directed the Singapore Flute Ensemble
of which he is still the advisor.
He was a prominent music educator
at the National University of Singapore, Singapore Youth Orchestra, La Salle College of Fine Arts and the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts.
Our prestigious and valued music director has also made concert appearances extensively throughout Asia, Europe, France, Canada and the United States.