Let's meet Mr. Andrew Tuason
Updated: Jun 30, 2022
Mr. Andrew Tuason is a Hong Kong musician, record producer, composer, songwriter, arranger, conductor, and musical director. Throughout his career, he has been a producer and musical director for notable artists including Jackey Cheung, Andy Lau, Alan Tam, and Coco Lee.
Tuason became the assistant of Joesph Koo, one of the most respected composers in Hong Kong, the Godfather of Cantopop, at the age of 20. Tuason showed his skills and talent as an arranger and keyboardist to many major records label in Hong Kong, and as a result, many artists are looking for Tuason to arrange and play keyboards on their albums.
In the late 80s, Tuason was hired as a musical director and pianist for Andy Lau for his North America concert tour, when Andy Lau just started his singing career after gaining popularity and fame from TV shows and movies. Tuason had also produced 7 solo albums for Lau from 1992 to 1996, in which more than half of it went to the top-selling Cantopop albums in the 90s.
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Despite of Andy Lau, Jacky Cheung is also one of the singers that Tuason works a lot with. He has been an arranger for Jacky Cheung from 1985 to the present. In 2009, Tuason produced Jacky Cheung's first jazz album, "Private Corner". Inside the abum, 'Everyday is Christmas' that was tailor-made for Jacky Cheung was even the 10th most downloaded Christmas song in the world in 2010, joining classic hits such as Wham’s ‘Last Christmas’ and Mariah Carey’s "All I Want for Christmas is You". Cheung is the only Chinese language singer to make it into the Top Ten.
When having so much cooperation with different famous singers, Tuason also achieves bright success in his career. He was awarded as the best arranger, best songwriter, best song producer in different years by different significant musical departments like RTHK or Global Chinese Gold song Award.
One of Tuason's most significant partners is his Roland AX-Synth which was played on Jacky Cheung's 1/2 Century Concert World Tour from 2010 to 2012 with a total of 146 concerts in over 77 cities worldwide. The instrument was seen by 2.8 million audiences during a Rock Introduction Segment on each and every 146 concerts. There are even fans of Jacky that had specially tailor-made a doll of Andrew holding the AX-Synth.
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