Sun Hui erhu artist
Winner of Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award 2018
Sun Hui [AKA Tsun-Hui Hung 洪充惠], born in Taiwan, studied erhu from the age of seven. She has won numerous major awards, including the prestigious Outstanding Artist Award at the Taiwan National Erhu Competition. After earning a Ph.D. in Ethnomusicology from The Ohio State University, she continues to collaborate with a variety contemporary composers & musicians from World, Western-classical, Chinese and other musical backgrounds. She had been invited to perform at various esteemed venues around the world, leaving only Austria and Antarctica on her bucket list. Since becoming a resident of Hawaii in 2016, she has developed an interest in combining erhu with music of Aloha. Don't be fooled by her charming picture, she is also a champion of Taiwan National Taichi competition.
My D 'n A is in the tuning
Winner of 2018 Nā Hōkū Hanohano Award: the Best instrumental album of the year.
“Across the Sea”offers an intriguing combination of Chinese erhu player Tsun-Hui Hung, Hawaiian steel guitarist Greg Sardinha and slack key guitarist Jeff Peterson, three virtuosos on their respective instruments combined talents to present a unique cross-cultural collaboration. ~ Maui News, 03/08/2018
" 'Moon' a winner for Cambern and Hung" . . . "a joyful blending of several musical traditions" --John Berger, Honolulu Star Advertiser music critic, 10/19/2018
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