Department of Music

the university of hong kong

Achievements

2017
LI Ka-chi Edwin (fourth year, BA Music Major)
Awarded Graduate Fellowship (2017-2022), Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard University

2017
CHAN Hei Tung (MPhil Musicology)
Awarded Dean's Distinguished Fellowship 2017-2019 and Gluck Fellowship 2017/18, University of California, Riverside

2017
Dr. Giorgio BIANCOROSSO
Awarded Research Output Prize 2016/17, Faculty of Arts, HKU

2017
CHEN Chih Ting Timmy  (PhD Musicology)
Awarded Li Ka Shing Prize 2016/17, HKU

2017
Professor Daniel CHUA  
Elected as President, International Musicological Society for a term of five years

2017
Professor CHAN Hing-yan
Named Artist Associate, Hong Kong Sinfonietta for another year

2016
Dr. YANG Yuanzheng
Awarded the Rulan Chao Pian Prize, Association for Chinese Music Research, USA

2016
TAI Ming-wai Amy (fourth year, BA Music Major)
Named Global Winner (Art History, Music, Film and Theatre category), The Undergraduate Awards 2016

2016
TAI Ming-wai Amy (fourth year, BA Music Major)
Named Highly Commended Entrant, The Undergraduate Awards 2016

2016
LI Ka-chi Edwin (third year, BA Music Major)
Named Highly Commended Entrant, The Undergraduate Awards 2016

2016
Professor CHAN Hing-yan
Named Artist Associate, Hong Kong Sinfonietta

2016
WAN Morton Teng (MPhil Musicology)
Awarded Li Ka Shing Prize 2014/15, HKU

2015
FUNG Dic Lun Gordon (PhD Composition)
Awarded First Prize, Composition Award, Singapore International Competition for Chinese Orchestral Composition 2015, Singapore Chinese Orchestra

2015
Professor CHAN Hing-yan
Awarded Outstanding Research Student Supervisor Award 2013/14, HKU

2014
FUNG Dic Lun Gordon (PhD Composition)
Awarded Second Prize, AGBU Sayat Nova International Composition Competition

2014
FUNG Dic Lun Gordon (PhD Composition)
Received Honorable Mention, Fifth Atlas Academy (Conservatory of Amsterdam), Atlas Ensemble, Amsterdam

2014
Dr. CHAN Hing-yan
Awarded Best Artist Award (Music), Hong Kong Arts Development Awards 2013, Hong Kong Arts Development Council

2013
FUNG Dic Lun Gordon (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Fourth Prize, Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra/Luxembourg Sinfonietta International Composition Competition

2013
CHOW Man Ying (MPhil Musicology)
Awarded Frank E. Taplin, Class of 1937 Fellowship in Music, Princeton University

2012
LO Ting Cheung Daniel (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Hong Kong Jockey Club Music Scholarship, The Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund

2012
LO Ting Cheung Daniel (MPhil Composition)
Awarded First Prize, MeA Competition Contest, Rome, Italy

2012
LO Ting Cheung Daniel (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Second Prize, Sofia International Composition Competition, Bulgaria

2011
LAW Ho Chak (MPhil Musicology)
Awarded Doctoral Fellowship 2011-2016 (Center for Chinese Studies), and Graduate Fellowship 2011/12 (School of Music, Theatre & Dance), University of Michigan

2011
LO Ting Cheung Daniel (MPhil Composition)
Awarded First Place (Student Division), Migratory Journeys International Composition Competition 2010/11, The Chinese Fine Arts Society, Chicago

2011
FUNG Dic Lun Gordon (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Third Prize, Italy Percussive Art Society Composition Competition

2010
Dr. Giorgio BIANCOROSSO
Awarded Outstanding Young Researcher Award 2008/09, HKU

2010
LO Ting Cheung Daniel (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Third Prize (Junior Category) and Special Prize for Best Chamber Music, International Antonín Dvořák Composition Competition, Prague

2010
LO Ting Cheung Daniel (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Third Prize, New Generation 2010, Hong Kong Composers Guild

2009
LEUNG Chi Hin Michael (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Second Prize, New Generation 2009, Hong Kong Composers Guild

2009
NG King Pan (PhD Composition)
Admitted to MODART young composer forum, The Song Company/Australian Music Centre

2009
YANG Yuanzheng (PhD Musicology)
Awarded Li Ka Shing Prize 2007/08, HKU

2008
Dr. Youn KIM
Awarded Outstanding Book Award (Basic Sciences), Republic of Korea

2008
Dr. CHAN Hing-yan
Commendation for “Persons with Outstanding Contributions to the Development of Arts and Culture,” Secretary of Home Affairs’ Commendation Scheme, HK

2008
Dr. CHAN Hing-yan
Awarded Best Original Music, Hong Kong Dance Awards 2008, Hong Kong Dance Alliance

2007
Dr. Joshua CHAN
Commendation for “Persons with Outstanding Contributions to the Development of Arts and Culture,” Secretary of Home Affairs’ Commendation Scheme, HK

2007
Dr. Joshua CHAN
Elected as Chairman, Asian Composers League for a term of five years

2006
YANG Yuanzheng (MPhil Musicology)
Awarded Ford Foundation Fellowship 2006/07, Asian Cultural Council, New York

2006
YANG Yuanzheng (MPhil Musicology)
Awarded Li Ka Shing Prize 2003/05, HKU

2006
YANG Yuanzheng (MPhil Musicology)
Named Outstanding Research Postgraduate Student 2004/05, HKU

2005
CHAN Sze Rok (MPhil Composition)
Awarded First Prize, International Music Competition, Jeunesses Musicales Bucharest, Romania

2005
YOUNG Kar Fai Samson (MPhil Composition)
Awarded Naumburg Prize and Graduate Fellowship 2005-2009, Princeton University, USA

2005
CHAN Sze Rok (MPhil Composition)
Received Viva Sinfonietta Commission, Hong Kong Sinfonietta

2005
YOUNG Kar Fai Samson (MPhil Composition)
Received Viva Sinfonietta Commission, Hong Kong Sinfonietta

2005
CHAN Sze Rok (MPhil Composition)
Awarded First Prize, New Generation 2005, Hong Kong Composers Guild

2004
YOUNG Kar Fai Samson (MPhil Composition)
Admitted to MODART young composer forum, The Song Company/Australian Music Centre

2004
Professor Daniel CHUA
Awarded Dent Medal, UK