獲Winter Band Festival 2010全場最高評分 勇奪金獎殊榮
由通利音樂基金於2004年創辦、並由四十多位本地青少年組成的通利香港新青年管樂團─初級團，於12月初參加國際性音樂交流活動 ─「Winter Band Festival 2010」，與19隊分別來自新加坡與及本地的管樂團進行音樂交流及比賽。
於指揮廖少國的帶領下，通利香港新青年管樂團─初級團於比賽中，選奏了由多首膾炙人口的廸士尼主題音樂組成的「Disney at the Movies」，以及氣勢動人心弦、節奏變化多端的「Fate of the Gods」，憑著團員純熟認真的演奏技巧及出色穩定的合奏表現，成功獲得全場最高評分，擊敗了14隊來自新加坡及5隊來自香港的管樂團，勇奪金獎殊榮。
Warmest Congratulations to Tom Lee Hong Kong Youth NeoWinds Orchestra on
Winning the Gold Award at the Winter Band Festival 2010
With a current membership of around 40, the Tom Lee Hong Kong Youth NeoWinds Orchestra – Junior Band participated in the Winter Band Festival 2010 in early December. 19 youth bands from Singapore and Hong Kong have been participating in this Festival for musical exchange and the highlight is the final competition.
Under the baton of Scott Liu, the Orchestra performed the “Disney at the Movies”, arranged by John Higgins, included most of the great Disney melodies. All the audiences were enchanted by these beautiful melodies. Another masterpiece, the “Fate of the Gods”,played by the band was composed by Steven Reineke, which was based on tales from Nordic mythology.
The band members presented the two pieces with outstanding skills and musicality, gained the highest score amongst the competitors in the Junior & Senior Band Competition category, earned themselves the Gold Award in the Competition. This is the recognition of their unfailing efforts and dedication to excellence in music. Once again, congratulations to all the members and wish you all continued success.