Harry Gor Gor
Harry Wong (A.K.A. Harry Gor Gor) is well known among children and adults for his humourous personality and amazing magic. Music and magic has been part of his life since young, and with these gifts, Harry determines to use his talents to serve the community and brings joy to the public through all kinds of media.
After completing his studies in music education and commercial music at University of Liverpool, he started off his career as a musician and a teacher. He is the Fellowship of Trinity College, London on recorder (F.T.C.L) and a member of the European Recorder Players’ Society. He is one of the leading specialists in the local music education field. His series of music textbooks, Music Today, and his recorder methods have been widely adopted by primary schools throughout Hong Kong with significant contribution to all music students and teachers.
Harry’s original compositions and Cantonese interpretations of Rick Scott songs are available on the CD album The 5 Elements. This album has won the 2004 North American Parenting Publications Gold Award and the 2004 Parents’ Choice Award in USA.
Harry had his first Children T.V. Programme with Radio Television Hong Kong in 1986. After 4 series, he joined the newly formed Metro-Broadcast in 1991 as bilingual DJ, promoted as channel director for FM Select in 1996 and continues to be a Children TV Program Host for TVB, ATV, and i-Cable Kids Channel.
Harry has been a performing guest for Hong Kong Dance Company, Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra and hosting concerts for Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra yearly. He regularly producing new shows for family audience of Hong Kong, Macau, Britain, Canada and Germany, etc. He is also a prolific M.C. and entertainer for corporate events which brings him to different parts of the world. His highly advocated theatre work: “The 5 Elements”, “Mad House Party”, “My dad is a Magician 1&2”, “The Trick Brain”, “Kids’ Rock”, “Ball Ball Show”, “Man2Boy”, “My Moon Story” etc.
Harry is the founder of programme “Healing-Magic” (2001) which he shares his magic with occupational therapist and apply the art of magic and hypnosis for therapeutic uses.
Harry’s passion brings children a happy childhood through his latest creative Television programme ‘Harry Good Neighbour’ on air in Fall 2016.