William Lane performs as a soloist, orchestral and chamber musician in Australia, Asia, Europe and North America. He has been teaching for the past 20 years, from younger children to university level.
William was Principal Viola of Ensemble Resonanz and a member of the Hong Kong Philharmonic; and has appeared as guest violist of Ensemble Modern (Germany) and the Lucerne Festival Strings (Switzerland). Based in Hong Kong since 2008, he is Founder, Artistic Director and Violist of Hong Kong New Music Ensemble, Asia’s most active professional chamber ensemble dedicated to new music.
In 2013 he was awarded the Award for Young Artist (Music) from the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. He is also one of the co-directors of Happy Music in Happy Valley!