NTOU Wind Orchestra
National Taiwan Ocean University (NTOU) Orchestra (ORCH) has been established for several years. As one of the most significant student associations in NTOU, we have made a lot of efforts to enhance our capabilities. To increase our performing experience and knowledge, as well as encourage more audiences to realize how wonderful music it is, we sincerely hope that we can share joy and melody to everybody in the near future.
Conductor Michael Chou
Michael Chou ,graduated from Fu Jen Catholic University Institute ,major in Orchestra conductor ,advising professor :Lian Chang Kuo. Chou has been leading wind band in school at all levels since 1993. He strives to extend the marching band performance. Besides, Chou will be invited to the field percussion’s lecture in Tianjing China this year.
*Join the Gu-Feng wind band as principal percussionist and advising conductor ,1994
*Participate in Taipei Sirens Symphonic Winds performance: A.Reed and Concerto ,1996
*Join International Concert Band conductor Camp and instructed by Dr.Frederick Fennell ,1999
*Participate in Shu Han Yeh Brass Quintet Fifth anniversary concert as Jazz drummer ,1996
*Invited by C.Y.C. Wind Orchestra and attend to Hungary Hidvero Culture Festival performance ,1999
*Conduct National Taiwan Ocean University concert and cooperation with Mr.Kun Feng Lee to finish the first performance “Clarinet in Motion”,2004
Taiwan representative participate in the thirty-sixth Japan Concert Band conductor Camp ,2005
*Conduct National Taiwan Ocean University concert to finish the first performance “Colors”,2005
*Participate in Yue-Tao Symphonic Band Concert “CASANOVA” as principal percussionist ,2006
*Invited by To Top Symphonic Band as guest conductor and performance in Tainan Cultural Center ,2009
*Participate in Taiwan Heart Symphonic Band Concert” pray to Japan for luck” ,2011
*Join D.C.I Blue Devil Drum’s leading seminar “Marching Band Conducting” ,2012
Now Chou as conductor in National Taiwan Ocean University, Army Academy R.O.C. , New Taipei Municipal Jui-Fang Industrial, Fu Jen Sacred Heart High School ,National Keelung Maritime Vocational High School , Keelung Municipal Badou Senior High School , Keelung Municipal Ming Chwen Junior High School , Keelung Municipal Anle Senior High School , Keelung Municipal Zhong Shan Senior High School , New Taipei City Xin Yi Elementary School.