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2017 Faculty
Mr Ping Cheung
Conductor/Piano Teacher


   

Cheung Ping -- Born in Hong Kong, Ping studied piano and violin at the age of five and later attended the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He has studied with Amber Chum, Raymond Young, Bernd Goetzke and Nancy Loo. He won major awards in the Hong Kong Schools Music Festival in both solo and chamber categories. During his years studying in Diocesan Boys' School (DBS), Ping was the principle violist for both the orchestra and the string orchestra. He was also the accompanist for the choirs of DBS and won the title "The Best Male Choir ", "The Best Mixed Choir" and "Outstanding Interpretation Award" in The 5th International Johannes Brahms Choir Competition. Ping is also an active chamber musician, he formed the quartet Etoile and gave its premiere in the year of 2008. He was awarded the Tom Lee Music Scholarships, Chan Ho Choi Enchanting Music Scholarship and the Society of APA Scholarships. Ping was selected by RTHK to be one of the “Young Music Makers 2015” recently.

 

Ping has performed in masterclasses by Sequeira Costa, Stephen Savage ,Lee Kum Sing, Vanessa Latarche, Aquiles Delle Vigne, Peter Serkin and Fernando Garcia Torres.

 

Ping started conducting choirs and orchestra in high school at the age of 16 and later was appointed the conductor of Pui Ching Primary School orchestra and the choir master of the Hong Kong International School.

 

Apart from classical music playing, Ping is also interested in popular music culture and drama. He held a music comedy show "Music X Dream" in 2013 and appeared as the director, composer and performer.

 

In 2014, Ping became the Artistic Director of a charity organization named Rhythmic and started giving educational concerts and courses for underprivileged children in Hong Kong.

Ping is the recipient of the Molly McAulay Scholarship and is now pursuing his Masters degree at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music studying under the tutelage of Gerrard Willems.

Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance
Arco Music Academy School Hurstville Sydney New South Wales NSW Australia Violin Piano String Orchestra Musician Performance