Committed to the teachings of Christ, we focus on leading all members to become goodwill ambassadors by promoting musical knowledge and experience, practicing teamwork and enhancing comprehensive character and personality development through singing and a variety of music events.
Integrating the world's most authoritative state-of-the-art Dalcroze, Kodaly, Karl Orff, and Suzuki teaching methods, we aim to strengthen children's musical knowledge by introducing the concept of pitch and rhythm, improving sight-singing-ability, cultivating musical sense, and nurturing emotional interpretation of music. Furthermore, we focus particularly on Phonics (sound foundation pedagogy) learning to enhance the comprehensive language skills of the members.
We regularly organize performances at community centers, concert halls, schools, churches, and other public venues. Parents are invited to observe lessons while birthday party, music camps, and other activities are often held.
Annual fee of HK $3,300 (three installments of $1,100 each due in April, August and December)
Children 4-11 year-old, audition and interview required.
Saturdays 2:30-4:00pm at Chapel and Resources Centre, 3/F, Administration Building, 23 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
Send the application form together with cheque to :
Christian Work Department -- YMCA Children's choir
3/F, Administration Building, 23 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong.
(Application fee of HK $20 will be collected on the audition day)
The audition takes about 10-15 minutes. Please prepare a song of your choice. Audition date and time will be notified.
For inquires, please call during office hours (Monday to Friday from 9:00-6:00pm) 2783 3354 or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
As our Sacred Music Director, Mr. Lau is also the Director of Hong Kong Baptist Theological Seminary and Arts Education Centre; the Music Director of Hosanna Chanters and MusiCall. He is often invited to conduct sacred music seminars, vocal and choral training. In additional , he is engaged in writing Cantonese lyrics for foreign music.
The former Conductor of New York Rochester Chinese Christian Church Children's Choir, Christian Tsung Tsin Secondary School Choir, City University of Hong Kong Christian choir, Hong Kong Chinese Church of Christ Choir and Little Angels Choir. Ms. Choy graduated from the Music Department of the Hong Kong Baptist University, majoring in music education. While she was in America, she was involved in the summer choral conducting, vocal pedagogy and the Eastman School of Music Dalcroze Eurhythmics courses.
Ms. Lee received her Master of Music, majoring in children's music from the Hong Kong Baptist University with Merit result. Earlier on, she graduated from Kingston University with a Bachelor of Music with the "Outstanding Organ Recital Award". As a former primary school teacher, Ms. Lee has completed teacher's certificates at the Hong Kong Institute of Education and the Open University, where she was awarded the "Outstanding Teaching Award".
Served as the former instructor of Hong Kong Children's Choir, Conductor of Parsons Children's Choir, (Director-General) of Trinity Children's Choir, as well as the choral teacher of the Hong Kong Music Institute, Ms. Lee is currently the Conductor of Kowloon Ling Liang Church Heman Children's Choir and C.&MA Logos Church Choir. In recent years, she has also been involved in Kindergarten teachers training and served as an adjudicator at music competitions.
Treating music as a gathering platform, we are involved in creative choral practices and a diversity of ministries like performances, training, camps, exchange, celebration, social interaction and publication. We hope to provide a basis for participants to experience spiritual fulfillment, enhance personal development, and carry out mission of spreading cultural traditions and participating in social services.
Annual fee of HK $1,800 (three installments of HK$ 600)
18 years of age or above are welcomed to participate
7:30--9:15pm, Chapel, 3/F, Administration Building, 23 Waterloo Road, Hong Kong
Please mail the application form together with the first installment and a photo to
Christian Work Department---Singing Ymers
3/F, Administration Building, 23 Waterloo Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Please make the cheque payable to "Chinese YMCA of Hong Kong" with your name on the back.
The audition takes about 20-30 minutes. There will be a set piece to be performed (would be provided via email) and a song of your choice. Please prepare 3 copies of the music for yourself, the accompanist and the conductors. Audition date and time will be notified.
For inquiries, please call 2783-3357 during office hours (Monday to Friday from 9:00am to 6:00pm) or email to email@example.com
As our Sacred Music Director, Mr. Lau is also the Director of Hong Kong Baptist Theological Seminary and Arts Education Centre; the Music Director of Hosanna Chanters and MusiCall. He is often invited to conduct sacred music seminars, vocal and choral training. In addition, he is engaged in writing Cantonese lyrics for foreign music.
Being one of the YMCA music instructors, Mr. Woo is currently the Conductor of MusiCall Music Director of Tuen Mun Alliance Church, and the Conductor of the Hong Kong Chinese Church of Christ Choir and the Student Union of the Chinese University of Hong Kong Christian Choir. He was awarded a Master of Music in Voice Performance and Literature from the Eastman School of Music, University of Rochester, New York, Master of Arts in Christian Studies from the Chung Chi College of the Chinese University of Hong Kong Divinity School, and a Bachelor of Arts (First Honors majoring in Vocal Performance and Pedagogy) from the Hong Kong Baptist University. Furthermore, Mr. Woo holds the LRSM Diploma from the ABRSM.
Currently the Conductor of MusiCall, Praise U Christian Choir, and Tsung Tsin Christian Academy, Mr. Leong received his Bachelor of Arts in Music (majoring in Compostition) from Hong Kong Baptist University, and a Master of Arts in Christian Studies from Divinity School of Chung Chi College of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He also abtained the Violin Music Performance DipABRSM from the Royal Schools of Music. Mr Leong is passionate in literature and music. During his college years, he was inspired by the Choir Conductor Mr. Sanson Wing-sang Lau and began to engage in work of choral hymns translation into Cantonese.