Benjamin Moermond has been the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra’s Principal Bassoonist since joining in 2010. He is an active performer in Hong Kong and throughout the region. As a soloist he has performed Weber’s Concerto for Bassoon in F, Haydn's Sinfonia Concertante, Telemann's Double Concerto for Bassoon and Recorder and Mozart's Sinfonia Concertante with the HK Phil. As an invited guest he has performed with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra and Hong Kong International Chamber Music Festival, and has served on the faculty of the Chinese University of Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Academy for the Performing Arts.
Benjamin is a graduate of The Juilliard School and is originally from Cincinnati, US.