Cedar Academy

9/F, 239 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Tel: +852 2886 8585

Whatsapp: +852 5285 3256

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Faculty & Advisors

Dr. Lawrence CHEUK

ADVISOR

  • Department of Physics, Harvard University

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, Princeton University

Bernard

FACULTY

(CELLO)

  • 'Hong Kong Scholar 2016', HKSAR Government
  • Recipient of the 'Breguet Trey Lee Performing Arts Scholarship for two consecutive years

  • Recipient of 'Hong ong Academy for Performing Arts Alumni Scholarship'

  • Freelance Cellist, Hong Kong Sinfonietta

  • Master of Arts with Distinction, Royal Academy of Music

  • Bachelor of Music Degree, Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

Amanda

FACULTY (VOCAL STUDIES, STRINGS)

  • Recipient of 'The Adjudicators' Choice' award and was featured as Young Music Makers 2019 by RTHK Radio 4 

  • 3rd Prize winner, Vocal Section (Senior), The 20th Osaka International Music Competition

  • Sole recipient of the Soprano Choral Scholarship (2017-18), All Saints' Church, London

  • 'Hong Kong Scholar' 2016, HKSAR Government
  • Master of Music in Vocal Performance, Royal College of Music London (Full Scholarship)

  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Music, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Singing, Licentiate of Trinity College London

Jennifer

FACULTY (KEYBOARD)

  • Pianist, Shenzhen Symphony Orchestra

  • Former Faculty, Shenzhen Arts School

  • Master of Music, Eastman School of Music

  • Bachelor of Music, first class honours, Royal Northern College of Music

Dr. Kitty CHEUNG

ADVISOR,

FACULTY (STRINGS)

  • Co-founder, Romer String Quartet and Contrast Trio

  • Faculty, Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Former Associate Concertmaster, Hong Kong Sinfonietta (2011-2017)

  • Doctor of Musical Arts, Eastman School of Music

  • Master of Music and Master in Music Performance (Guildhall Artist), distinction, Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London

Edmond

FACULTY (ACADEMICS, STRINGS, KEYBOARD)

  • Board Member, Hong Kong Jockey Club Music & Dance Fund

  • Director, Lin Yao Ji Music Foundation

  • Certificate in Early Education Leadership, Harvard Graduate School of Education

  • Master of Laws, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Government, Harvard University

Jing

FACULTY (THEATRE)

  • Singer-songwriter, People Mountain People Sea

  • Theatre Designer and Director, First Honours, Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design

  • Master of Arts in Theatre Directing, Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London

Kay

FACULTY (ACADEMICS)

  • University of Hong Kong, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education in Language Education (English)

  • Former EMI primary school teacher

Andrew

LING

ADVISOR

  • Principal Viola, Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra

  • Co-director, Hong Kong Phiharmonic Robert Ho Foundation Fellow Programme

  • Music Director, Happy Gabby Music Book and Concert Series

  • Faculty, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

  • Faculty, Hong Kong Baptist University

  • Faculty, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  • Bachelor of Music & Master of Music, Indiana University

Kai Hei

FACULTY (CELLO)

  • Prize winner of Schoenfeld International String Competition and International Competition 'Giovanni Musicisti - Città di Treviso', Italy

  • 'Hong Kong Scholar' 2015, HKSAR Government

  • Core member, Hong Kong New Music Ensemble

  • Master of Music and Master of Performance, Guildhall School of Music and Drama (Full Scholarship)

  • Artist Diploma, Royal College of Music London (Full Scholarship)

  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Music, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Felix

FACULTY (STRINGS)

  • Violinist, Fellow of Trinity College London

  • Master of Laws, King's College London

  • Bachelor of Laws, University of Durham

Dr. Amy

SZE

ADVISOR

  • Winner, Eastman Concerto Competition; Finalist, MTNA Steinway Competition

  • Doctor of Musical Arts in Piano Performance & Literature, Eastman School of Music

  • Bachelor of Music, first class honours, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

  • Faculty, The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

  • Faculty, Hong Kong Baptist University

Julie

FACULTY (ACADEMICS)

  • Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education and Child Studies, magna cum laude, Peabody College, Vanderbilt University

  • Former Elementary K-8 teacher in the United States

  • Former international school teacher in Hong Kong

Rebecca

FACULTY (CELLO)

  • Conservatoire de Bordeaux Jacques Thibaud

  • The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts

  • Professional cellist and cello teacher