Department of Music

the university of hong kong

Welcome to the Department of Music at the University of Hong Kong. Founded in 1981, the Department of Music is part of the School of Humanities in the Faculty of Arts and is affiliated with The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. The Department is a happening place, providing a culturally enriching environment for immersive learning. We provide an integrated learning experience in music second to none in the region. Joining us will connect you with the wider world of musicology.

UPCOMING EVENTS

24
TUE
APR
2018

Advanced Music Performance
5:00pm Hung Hing Ying Building, Main Campus, HKU

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La Galanía
25
WED
APR
2018

Adam KIELMAN 
“We Sing in Dialects Even As We Wander Far From Home”: Music, Language, Listening, and Place in Guangzhou’s Independent Music Scenes 
5:00pm 11.01, 11/F Run Run Shaw Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU

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27
FRI
APR
2018

Project 42
8:00pm Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, Centennial Campus, HKU

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Project 42
23
WED
May
2018

Alexander REHDING
Toward a Global History of Music Theory: The Case of Chinese and European Equal Temperament
5:30pm Rayson Huang Theatre, HKU

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NEWS

Dr. Chen Chih-ting Timmy is the sixth Music graduate to win the Li Ka Shing Prize (2015-2016)
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Giorgio Biancorosso awarded the 2016-2017 Research Output Prize (Arts) for his monograph Situated Listening (Oxford University Press)
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Postgraduate Application for 2018/19

Apply now for entry in the 2018/19 academic year. Applicants are advised to observe the deadlines, apply in the main round, and note the HKPF and the Joint KCL-HKU PhD possibilities.

For further details on our PhD or MPhil programme in Music and other funding opportunities
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Hong Kong Postgraduate Fellowship (HKPF)
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Joint PhD: King’s College London and HKU (Joint KCL-HKU PhD) 
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Undergraduate Music Specialist Scheme for Admission in September 2018

JUPAS applicants of the 2018 HKDSE who wish to be considered for the Music Specialist Scheme, please download a form here. A soft copy of the completed form should be emailed to musicmss@hku.hk by 30 April 2018 at the latest.

For further details on our Music Specialist Scheme and Undergraduate Admission 
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