TERESA WING-YIN WONG, piano
M.Mus, B.A.(1st Hon.), LRSM
Teresa Wing-Yin Wong received her musical training at Hong Kong Baptist University, where she graduated with first class majoring in Piano Performance (B.A. Music), along with many scholastic awards. She was also awarded with the Licentiate of the Royal Schools of Music in Piano Performance. She further studied at Indiana University Jacobs School of Music with scholarships, later awarded with a Master degree of Music in Piano Performance, with special interests in Piano Pedagogy and Choral Conducting. She is honored to have studied with great teachers such as Grace Lau Lively-Stones, Shigeo Neriki, Edward Auer, Jean-Louis Hagenauer (piano), David Chung (harpsichord), Carmen Telléz (choral conducting), and Carlos Montané (voice). Wong has participated in well-renowned music festivals, and she has performed frequently as a soloist and chamber musician in Europe, North America, and the Greater China. She was an accompanist for the Scuola Italia Program for Opera Singers in Italy and for various concert tours in the United States.
Locally in Hong Kong, Wong was a freelance keyboard player for the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, accompanist for Hong Kong Bach Choir, Opera Hong Kong Company, as well as conductor and accompanist at Hong Kong Children’s Choir and Shatin District Board Children’s Choir among many others. She has performed as a soloist and a collaborative musician at various local public venues and concert halls, and has also recorded solo and chamber music programs for RTHK Radio Four. Her recent performance engagement includes several concert appearances in Nanjing, China and Paris, France.
Being a versatile pianist, Wong is also passionate about her teaching. She was an adjunct lecturer at Hong Kong Baptist University, and a teaching assistant at the Chinese University of Hong Kong when pursuing her research interest in historical musicology. Wong has also served as a jury in prestigious international piano competitions. Now she teaches privately in order to maintain a higher level of teaching quality and learning standard.
Wong is the first person ever to develop iPhone applications to train music aural ability specifically for standardized exams presented by Associated Boards of Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) and other music exam boards alike. Her first successful applications – Aural Training Grade 5 Lite (free version) & Aural Training Grade 5 (full version) – are now available on Apple iTunes Store for download and purchase. Her recent projects include writing her first piano method book as well as developing other iPhone training applications: “Solfège Training” and “Aural Training Grade 8” (ABRSM practical exam).
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黃穎妍於香港浸會大學修讀鋼琴演奏並獲取壹級榮譽音樂學士；期間獲得皇家音樂學院的高級鋼琴演奏文憑LRSM。畢業後隨即赴美負笈美國印第安納大學攻讀碩士課程, 主修鋼琴演奏, 另修鋼琴教學及合唱指揮。黃氏亦曾於香港中文大學研究歷史音樂學。
黃氏修讀音樂期間曾獲多位名師教導，包括：劉活石、Shigeo Neriki、Edward Auer、Jean-Louis Hagenauer (鋼琴)、鍾裕森(古鍵琴)、Carmen Telléz (合唱指揮)、Carlos Montané (聲樂)。
黃氏是製作出 iPhone App 作音樂聽力訓練(aural training)練習規範考試的第一人。最近她已成功發展出 iPhone音樂聽力訓練應用程式，現在巳有五級聽力訓練應用程式(皇家音樂學院或同等學院)– 精簡版 Aural Training Grade 5 Lite (free version) 和完整版Aural Training Grade 5 (full version) – 現在已經 Apple iTunes Store 有售。黃氏最近的項目包括編寫她的鋼琴演奏技巧書籍和其他 iPhone音樂聽力訓練應用程式: Solfège Training (視唱練耳訓練) 和Aural Training Grade 8 (八級聽力訓練應用程式) (皇家音樂學院或同等學院)。