Andrew Bong is a Malaysian composer, orchestrator, and music producer from Sarawak. He composed & orchestrated more than 80 minutes of the original soundtrack for one of the highest-grossing animation films in Malaysia, Upin & Ipin: Keris Siamang Tunggal which is also in The Best Animated Feature Film Oscar 2020 shortlist. His music score was recorded in the United States and Prague with a live orchestra. This music project breaks new ground and creates new possibilities for the current Malaysian film industry.
He also won a Gold Awards for Best Score at the NYC Indie Film Awards (2016) for his work on the independent film “Tradition” directed by Sultan Al Said. The film was then featured in LA Independent Film Festival (USA) and Night of Terrors Film Festival (Denmark), which garnered a few more awards. “Tradition” is also one of the first few films screened in Saudi Arabia cinemas during the historic opening of the first cinema in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on 18 April 2018.
Andrew is currently a member of The Society of Composers & Lyricists in the United States.