Two Time World Champion Harmonica
-2 x World Champion Harmonica-
Aiden Soon is the most influential harmonica player in Malaysia. In 2016 he became the first male harmonica artist to perform as a headliner on international 5-stars cruises.
Aiden was first inspired to learn music while watching his grandfather play. After years in classical training as a pianist and saxophonist he was still drawn to the harmonica. So Aiden incorporated his years of musical training with the instrument of his youth and began winning harmonica championships around the world.
He's accumulated 21 international prizes since 2004 including becoming a 2 time World Champion, becoming the first ever male harmonica artist in Malaysia to win the Doubles World Harmonica Championship in year 2009 & 2013 in Germany. He has now become one of the most widely awarded and critically acclaimed harmonica players in history.
Aiden has been invited as a guest performer and judge for many local and international harmonica festivals, including Asia Pacific Harmonica Festival, Seoul International Harmonica Festival, Taiwan International Harmonica Festival and National Harmonica Festival. He's also been the first harmonica player from Malaysia invited to judge at the World Harmonica Festival.
He is an experienced live performer and connects with audiences both international and local. His covers on YouTube have over 5 million views.
Aiden Soon offers two 45 minute shows. He speaks fluent English, Mandarin, Malay, Japanese and Cantonese.
Both shows are available with backing tracks or with charts to be backed with the house band, if available.
Available for fly-on dates up to three weeks.
Aiden Soon [2 x World Harmonica Champion]
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
- 2 x 45 min. shows.
"Wonderful! What a nice surprise. Perfect act for our guests and for the Asian itinerary. Patter, musicianship, song selection were all right on target. Excellent. Two standing ovations!"
- Cruise Director (ms Volendam) Holland America Line -