Currently based in London, Tjoe is an emerging musician from Hong Kong. This Musicians Institute alumnus is a favoured sideman in the Pop scene, a talented Jazz guitarist, a proficient arranger and composer. He is active in London since 2015, performing in popular acclaimed venues and doing projects with various artists and singers.
Early life_He grew up in Hong Kong and started to play guitar at 19. At the very beginning he played a lot of American Rock, Motown and Funk Music like Diana Ross, Stevie Wonder, Earth Wind and Fire, James Brown, Michael Jackson, Mr Big, AC/DC etc.
2006_Tjoe formed a Funk band PickpakZhai with his friends and won the champion of YAMAHA Asian Beat Band Competition in Hong Kong.
2007_PickpakZhai released their debut EP <尋醉>.
2008-2009_Studied in the LA Musicians Institute.
2010_After the graduation, Tjoe came back to Hong Kong and started his career. He performed in extensive venues from live houses, brasseries, hotels to concert halls, Hong Kong Coliseum, KITEC and AsiaWorld-Expo etc..
2011_As a sideman, he performed with Chet Lam and Eman Lam in Matching Souls concert in Macau.
2012_Tjoe did a tour with Hong Kong legendary band Beyond's bassist Wong Ka Keung in China. In the same year, he played in the Pixar in Concert with Hong Kong Philharmonic, and later on he did a CD release tour for katncandix2 (棉花糖) in Taipei and Taichung.