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    04/12/2023

    Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

    In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

    In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
    - Piano Sonata No. 9 in E, Op. 14, No. 1, 1st movement: Allegro (Helen Cha)
    - Piano Sonata No. 10 in G, Op. 14, No. 2, 1st movement: Allegro (Ning Zhao)
    - Piano Sonata No. 11 in B flat, Op. 22, 4th movement: Rondo (Wai-yin Wong)
    - Piano Sonata No. 20 in G, Op. 49, No. 2, 1st movement: Allegro, ma non troppo (Sihui Chen)

    Helen Cha graduated with first-class honors from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and later obtained a Performer’s Certificate , double Master's degrees in Piano and Music Theory , and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music . She was the champion of the Open Class in the 12th Hong Kong (Asia) Piano Open Competition and has also won prizes in the Piano Texas Concerto Competition , the Eastman School of Music Concerto Competition , and the Thousand Islands International Chopin Competition .

    Ning Zhao received full scholarships to pursue Bachelor's and Master's degrees at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. And in 2008, she won the championship at the 6th J.N. Hummel International Piano Competition in Bratislava.

    Wai-yin Wong has been crowned champion in the Southern Highlands International Piano Competition in Australia, the second prize winner in the 17th Hilton Head International Piano Competition in the United States, and the champion of the 7th International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz , along with five special awards. She has collaborated with numerous orchestras around the world.

    Sihui Chen achieved outstanding results and obtained the LTCL Performance Diploma in Piano from Trinity College London at the age of ten. She is currently a student at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and was the second-place winner in the Piano Category at the 2021 2nd World Piano-E Competition .


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    • Episode 11: Tao Chang/ KaJeng Wong

      Episode 11: Tao Chang/ KaJeng Wong

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 32 in C minor, Op. 111, 1st movement: Maestoso (Tao Chang)
      - Piano Sonata No. 29 in B flat, Op. 106, 'Hammerklavier', 1st movement: Allegro and 4th movement: Largo - Fuga (KaJeng Wong)


      Tao Chang won the championship and the special prize of Best Performance of Hummel's Works at the International J.N. Hummel Piano Competition in Slovakia. In 1997, he became the champion of the Vianna da Motta International Piano Competition, becoming the first Asian to receive this award.

      KaJeng Wong reached the semi-finals of the Gina Bachauer International Artists Piano Competition in 2014 and emerged victorious in the Young Concert Artists’ Asian Auditions in Seoul. In 2019, he won the third prize at the 65th Maria Canals International Piano Competition in Barcelona. His musical journey has been documented in the award-winning documentary film "KJ: Music and Life".

      22/01/2024
    • Episode 10: Cheung-yu Mo/ Rachel Cheung

      Episode 10: Cheung-yu Mo/ Rachel Cheung

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 28 in A, Op. 101, 1st movement: Etwas lebhaft und mit der innigsten Empfindung and 2nd movement: Lebhaft. Marschmäßig (Cheung-yu Mo)
      - Piano Sonata No. 31 in A flat, Op. 110, 1st movement: Moderato cantabile molto espressivo and 2nd movement: Allegro molto (Rachel Cheung)


      Cheung-yu Mo is a Doctor of Musical Arts from the Juilliard School in New York. He serves as a piano instructor at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. He has won numerous awards, including the first prize in the Ohio State Piano Competition of the Music Teachers National Association, the Oberlin Concerto Competition, and the Arthur Dann Piano Competition.

      Rachel Cheung, in 2017, became the first Hong Kong pianist to reach the finals of the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and received the Audience Award. In 2019, she was honoured as the Artist of the Year (Music) by the Hong Kong Arts Development Council. She has collaborated with major orchestras and performed solo recitals at prestigious music halls worldwide. Her artistic pursuits have taken her to various parts of the world.

      15/01/2024
    • Episode 9: Zoie Tse / Anson Wong / Colleen Lee

      Episode 9: Zoie Tse / Anson Wong / Colleen Lee

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 24 in F sharp, Op. 78, 1st movement: Adagio cantabile (Zoie Tse)
      - Piano Sonata No. 25 in G, Op. 79, 1st movement: Presto alla tedesca (Anson Wong)
      - Piano Sonata No. 26 in E flat, Op. 81a, ‘Les Adieux’, 1st movement: Das Lebewohl (Colleen Lee)


      Zoie Tse obtained her Bachelor's degree in Music from Oberlin Conservatory of Music, where she received the Dean's Scholarship. She is currently studying at the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, under the guidance of Boris Slutsky. She has achieved second place in the Los Angeles International Liszt Piano Competition, first place in the Lima Symphony Young Artist Competition, and second place in the New York International Piano Competition.

      Anson Wong has won multiple prizes in the annual Hong Kong Schools Music Festivals, Silver prize of the 17th International Chopin Piano Competition in Tokyo, the Gold Prize Award and two additional special jury prizes in the Ishikawa International Piano Competition in Kanazawa. He has collaborated as a soloist with the Pan Asia Symphony Orchestra and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra.

      Colleen Lee won the 6th prize at the 15th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition. She has collaborated with orchestras such as the London Symphony Orchestra, Galicia Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, China Philharmonic Orchestra, and the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra. She is also a member of the RTHK Chamber Soloists, established in 2018.

      08/01/2024
    • Episode 8: Mary Wu / Hok-chun Chung

      Episode 8: Mary Wu / Hok-chun Chung

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 21 in C, Op. 53, ‘Waldstein’, 1st movement: Allegro con brio (Mary Wu)
      - Piano Sonata No. 23 in F minor, Op. 57, No. 2, 'Appassionata', 1st movement: Allegro assai (Hok-chun Chung)

      Mary Wu has received various awards in competitions, including the prestigious Chappell Gold Medal from the Royal College of Music in the United Kingdom, Concerto Prize, Harpsichord Prize, Royal Overseas League Competition in London, and the Mozart Bicentenary International Competition , where she won the championship.

      Hok-chun Chung is currently studying at the Hochschule für Musik und Tanz Köln , under the guidance of Professor Fabio Bidini . He has performed around the world and has won awards in various international competitions, including the Karlrobert Kreiten Competition in Germany and the Sardoal International Piano Competition , where he achieved first place.

      01/01/2024
    • Episode 7: Lok-ping Chau / Raymond Young / Crystal Lam / Karl Lo

      Episode 7: Lok-ping Chau / Raymond Young / Crystal Lam / Karl Lo

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 16 in G, Op. 31, No. 1, 1st movement: Allegro vivace (Lok-ping Chau)
      - Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Op. 31, No. 2, ‘The Tempest’, 1st movement: Largo - Allegro (Raymond Young)
      - Piano Sonata No. 18 in E flat, Op. 31, No .3, 4th movement: Presto con fuoco (Crystal Lam)
      - Piano Sonata No. 22 in F, Op. 54, 1st movement: In tempo d'un menuetto (Karl Lo)

      Lok-ping Chau is passionate about performing and education, actively participating in masterclasses and performances locally and internationally. In 2019, she was awarded the Honorary Artists of the Foshan Grand Theatre . She currently teaches piano duo at the University of Hong Kong’s School of Professional and Continuing Education. She recently established the Hong Kong Piano Duo Association to promote more piano chamber music.

      Raymond Young pursued further studies at the University of Music and Performing Arts Vienna in Austria. He has also participated in the Rome International Piano Competition in Italy, where he received the First Prize in the two-piano duo category and the Silver Prize in the four-hand duo category. He has performed at the Braunschweig Classix Festival in Germany and was awarded the ‘Förderpreis ’ for his outstanding performances.

      Crystal Lam obtained a bachelor’s degree with First Class Honors from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. She has won awards in various international and local piano competitions, including the Music Teacher National Association Piano Young Artist in the United States, where she became the champion of the Kansas and Midwest regions and placed third nationally. She currently teaches at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.

      Karl Lo attended the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto, Oberlin Conservatory of Music , and the Cleveland Institute of Music , majoring in piano performance. He is the first young Chinese pianist to perform the complete sets of piano sonatas by Beethoven and Schubert in the United States and Canada.

      25/12/2023
    • Episode 6: Lok-ting Chau / Kinwai Shum/ Hin-yat Tsang

      Episode 6: Lok-ting Chau / Kinwai Shum/ Hin-yat Tsang

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 15 in D, Op. 28, 'Pastorale', 1st movement: Allegro (Lok-ting Chau)
      - Piano Sonata No. 27 in E minor, Op. 90, 1st movement: Mit Lebhaftigkeit und durchaus mit Empfindung und Ausdruck (Kinwai Shum)
      - Piano Sonata No. 30 in E, Op. 109, 1st movement: Vivace, ma non troppo and 2nd movement: Prestissimo (Hin-yat Tsang)


      Lok-ting Chau graduated from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and the Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover in Germany. She was awarded the Honorary Artists of the Foshan Grand Theatre and regularly holds duo masterclasses at the University of Hong Kong's School of Professional and Continuing Education.

      Kinwai Shum obtained his Master of Music degree and Performer's Certificate from the Eastman School of Music. In 1999, he achieved third place in the Hilton Head International Piano Competition in the United States and fourth place in the 8th Hamamatsu International Piano Academy Competition in Japan. He was awarded an Honorary Diploma at the Maria Canals International Music Competition in Barcelona, Spain.

      Hin-yat Tsang is the champion of the ‘Piano-Campus’ Award in Paris, the Manchester International Concerto Competition , and the Asian Chopin Competition in Tokyo. He is also a prize-winner at the Maria Canals International Music Competition in Barcelona, the James Mottram International Piano Competition in Manchester, the Manhattan International Music Competition in New York, the Gina Bachauer Young Artists in Salt Lake City, and the Hong Kong International Piano Competitions .

      18/12/2023
    • Episode 5: Piano Sonata No. 13 (Man-shan Yap)/ Piano Sonata No. 14 (Vivian Wai Cheng)/ Piano Sonata No. 4 (Amy Sze)

      Episode 5: Piano Sonata No. 13 (Man-shan Yap)/ Piano Sonata No. 14 (Vivian Wai Cheng)/ Piano Sonata No. 4 (Amy Sze)

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 13 in E flat, Op. 27, No. 1, ‘Sonata quasi una fantasia’, 1st movement: Andante - Allegro – Andante and 2nd movement: Allegro molto e vivace (Man-shan Yap)
      - Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp, Op. 27, No. 2, ‘Moonlight’, 1st movement: Adagio sostenuto (Vivian Wai Cheng)
      - Piano Sonata No. 4 in E flat, Op. 7, ‘Grand Sonata’, 1st movement: Allegro molto e con brio (Amy Sze)


      Man-shan Yap graduated with a first-class honours Bachelor of Music degree from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and further pursued her studies at the Eastman School of Music under renowned pianist Nelita True , earning her Master of Music degree, Performer's Certificate and Doctor of Musical Arts degree . She has won piano concerto competitions in Hong Kong and the United States, and has collaborated with various orchestras as a soloist.

      Vivian Wai Cheng, a Steinway artist , currently serves as a faculty member in the Piano Department of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and the Music Department of the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She was selected as one of the Ten Outstanding Young Persons Selection in 2009 and is hailed as the "Beethoven’s Fifth Generation Successor " and the "Piano Poetess ."

      Amy Sze obtained her performance diploma and Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music in the United States. She is currently teaching at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Hong Kong Baptist University. She is also the winner of the Eastman Concerto Competition .

      11/12/2023
    • Episode 4: Helen Cha/ Ning Zhao/ Wai-yin Wong/Sihui Chen

      Episode 4: Helen Cha/ Ning Zhao/ Wai-yin Wong/Sihui Chen

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 9 in E, Op. 14, No. 1, 1st movement: Allegro (Helen Cha)
      - Piano Sonata No. 10 in G, Op. 14, No. 2, 1st movement: Allegro (Ning Zhao)
      - Piano Sonata No. 11 in B flat, Op. 22, 4th movement: Rondo (Wai-yin Wong)
      - Piano Sonata No. 20 in G, Op. 49, No. 2, 1st movement: Allegro, ma non troppo (Sihui Chen)

      Helen Cha graduated with first-class honors from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and later obtained a Performer’s Certificate , double Master's degrees in Piano and Music Theory , and a Doctor of Musical Arts degree from the Eastman School of Music . She was the champion of the Open Class in the 12th Hong Kong (Asia) Piano Open Competition and has also won prizes in the Piano Texas Concerto Competition , the Eastman School of Music Concerto Competition , and the Thousand Islands International Chopin Competition .

      Ning Zhao received full scholarships to pursue Bachelor's and Master's degrees at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. And in 2008, she won the championship at the 6th J.N. Hummel International Piano Competition in Bratislava.

      Wai-yin Wong has been crowned champion in the Southern Highlands International Piano Competition in Australia, the second prize winner in the 17th Hilton Head International Piano Competition in the United States, and the champion of the 7th International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz , along with five special awards. She has collaborated with numerous orchestras around the world.

      Sihui Chen achieved outstanding results and obtained the LTCL Performance Diploma in Piano from Trinity College London at the age of ten. She is currently a student at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and was the second-place winner in the Piano Category at the 2021 2nd World Piano-E Competition .

      04/12/2023
    • Episode 3: Hoi-leong Cheong / Xingji Piao/ Chun-shing Leung

      Episode 3: Hoi-leong Cheong / Xingji Piao/ Chun-shing Leung

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, 'Pathétique', 1st movement: Grave (Hoi-leong Cheong)
      - Piano Sonata No. 12 in A flat, Op. 26, ‘Funeral March’, 1st movement: Andante con variazioni (Xingji Piao)
      - Piano Sonata No. 19 in G minor, Op. 49, No. 1, 1st movement: Andante (Chun-shing Leung)


      Hoi-leong Cheong has received numerous accolades, including the Gold Prize at the Chopin International Piano Competition in Tokyo , the championship at the Steinway International Youth Piano Competition , and the Finalist Award at the Hilton Head International Piano Competition in the United States. He has collaborated with orchestras such as the Macao Orchestra , Macao Youth Symphony Orchestra , Trondheim Symphony Orchestra in Norway, and the Hilton Head Symphony Orchestra in the United States. He has also performed at the Kuhmo Chamber Music Festival in Finland, the Musicus Fest in Hong Kong, the Macao International Music Festival , and the Shenzhen Piano Music Festival .

      Xingji Piao has achieved remarkable success in major competitions both domestically and internationally, with performances spanning across China, the United States, Italy, Austria, Norway, Hungary, Poland, and more. In 2010, he won the HKGNA New York Debut Piano Competition and held a concert at the Carnegie Hall in the United States.

      Chun-shing Leung entered the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts at the age of nine. In 2016, he was selected as a Young Scholar of the Lang Lang International Music Foundation and has performed alongside Lang Lang on several occasions, including the 20th-anniversary celebration of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China in 2017 and a performance at the Vietnam Opera House in 2018.

      27/11/2023
    • Episode 2: Rhythmie Wong/ John Lee/ Ling Hui

      Episode 2: Rhythmie Wong/ John Lee/ Ling Hui

      Beethoven has had a profound impact on the world, earning him the title of "maestro of the classical music realm." By listening to his works, one can sense his unwavering determination and gain a positive outlook on life.

      In this joint production by the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and Radio Television Hong Kong, 32 virtuoso pianists take you on a journey to meet Beethoven with piano.

      In this episode, the following works have been selected for the audience's enjoyment:
      - Piano Sonata No. 1 in F minor, Op. 2, No. 1, 4th movement: Prestissimo (Warren Lee)
      - Piano Sonata No. 2 in A, Op. 2, No. 2, 1st movement: Allegro vivace (Julie Kuok)
      - Piano Sonata No. 3 in C, Op. 2, No. 3, 1st movement: Allegro con brio (Yim Wan)


      Warren Lee is a Steinway Artist, and he was the winner of the 1995 Stravinsky Awards International Piano Competition and Grand Prix Ivo Pogorelich .

      Julie Kuok is currently a piano faculty member at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts and the Chinese University of Hong Kong. She emerged victorious in the 1995 Oberlin Concerto Competition.

      Yim Wan received her Master's degree from The Juilliard School in New York in 2000. She has been honored with prestigious awards such as the John Elvin Piano Prize , the William R. Abbott Memorial Prize , and Concerto Competition Prize.

      20/11/2023