Cheuk-yee Wong, soprano, is a voice and flute educator who dedicates in music education and scholarship. She has been vocal coach of the HKBU choir, online voice education columnist and research assistant of the Music Department of HKBU. Her qualifications include BA Eng Lang. & Lit. (Hons. HKBU), BA Music (Hons. HKBU), Edu Dip.(HKBU), HK EMB registered teacher, member of the US National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS), LTCL (recital) in singing, ABRSM grade 8 Theory and Flute. She completed her master's degree in Voice Pedagogy and Performance at Westminster Choir College (USA) with Distinction. She was the winner of the Students Audition (Eastern Region) held by the NATS in 2015, and of the Special Operatic Aria Prize in Hong Kong International Open Vocal Competition in 2017. Earlier, she has sung solo in the Spoleto Festival USA 2015 for the Bach's St. Matthew's Passion Production.

Cheuk-yee has sung the chorus soprano voice in HKAF2017 Dream of the Red Chamber, Cantabile Hong Kong, Cantoria Hong Kong, The Learners Chorus, SingFest Hong Kong Choral Projects, HKBU University Choir, HKBU Christian Choir, MusiCall, and in the choirs of Hong Kong Chinese Church of Christ (HKCCC). From 2014 to 2016, she was a member of the Westminster Choir and the Westminster Symphonic Choir. Therefore, valuable experiences were gained when performing with Diana Damrau, the Berlin Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic, New York Philharmonic and Philadelphia Philharmonic. Apart from singing in choirs, she has been the conductor of the teens’ choir of the Diamond Lutheran Church, and the associate conductor of HKBU Christian Choir. She was the music ministry instructor of HKCCC (2010-2013), and flute teacher of schools.

 

Cheuk-yee has been student of Prof. Margaret Cusack, Mr. Caleb Woo, Miss Katusha Tsui-Fraser and Miss Chan Siu Kwan. She also studied piano with Ms Grace Lau L.S.. Now, she is teacher of young and experienced singers, and has become instructors of various short-term vocal training courses for churches, music centers and youth centres. Her mission is to discover, encourage and enlighten other singers, just as what her mentors have accomplished on her.

Cheuk-yee has been providing voice training to...

 

1. General public

  • Music Office, Leisure and Cultural Services Department (Outreach Program) 2014

  • Hong Kong Baptist Theological Seminary - Edna Wong Christian  Worship and Arts Education Center (Short-term voice program) 2014

 

2. University students

  • Hong Kong Baptist University Choir 2016

  • Intervarsity Music Ministry Camp 2011, 2013, 2014

  • Hong Kong Baptist University Christian Choir

  • City University of Hong Kong Students' Union Christian Choir

  • Lingnan University Christian Choir

  • The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Christian Choir

  • The Chinese University of Hong Kong Christian Choir

 

3. Churches or Christian organizations

  • Resonance Chanters (2017)

  • Evangelical Free Church of China - King Fook Church (2017)

  • EFCC Mong Fook Church (2014)

  • HKSKH St. Barnabas’ Church (2014)

  • The Methodist Church, Hong Kong (2013)

  • Macau Chinese Church of Christ (2013)

  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church Choir (2013)

  • church choir of Tuen Mun Alliance Church (2009-2013)

  • S.K.H. St.Barnabas' Church (2012)

  • The Church of Christ in China, Wan Chai Church (2011)

  • Lai Shing Baptist Church (2010)

  • Teens choir of Diamond Lutheran Church (2008-2010)

  • The Hong Kong Chinese Church of Christ, Kei Oi (2009)

4. Primary or Secondary Schools

  • International Christian Quality Music Secondary & Primary School (2016, 2017)

  • 伊利沙伯中學舊生會小學分校 (2017)

 

5. Private students (since 2007)

  • accumulated number of students: ~100 (range from primary school students to working adults)

  • some highlights of the students:10 of them have attained ABRSM grade 8 standard; 1 for grade 6 and 11 for grade 5. And another 1 has attained Trinity Guildhall ATCL (recital) standard; 3 private voice teachers, 12 choir conductors, 9 music majors. 

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