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Bachelor
Hong Kong Baptist University
Teaching since 2010
Cantonese, English, Mandarin

Gip Sir

Percussion
Hong Kong Baptist University
Professional field(s): Percussion
Teaching language(s): Cantonese, English, Mandarin
Teaching since 2010

Gip Chan, won first place on the timpani in the Italian Percussion Competition.
It has been published in Rhythm Scene, USA, DrumSet MAG and Drum Club, Italy, Percussion Creativ, off-beat Magszine, Germany. He also appeared on the front page of the South China Morning Post, Music and Story and "Knowledge Up Knowledge".

He has performed numerous times in the United States, Europe, Asia and other places, and has performed under the direction of many well-known musicians. He has performed with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Macao Orchestra, Guiyang Symphony Orchestra, Pan Asian Symphony Orchestra, Yo-Yo Ma and YMCG, World Symphony Orchestra, Hong Kong Love Orchestra, Bachelor Orchestra, Asia Chamber Orchestra, Hong Kong Young Wind Musicians, Hong Kong Baptist University Orchestra, Pro Arte Orchestra of Hong Kong Kong and other bands performed. He has also been a soloist with the Malaysia Percussion Festival Orchestra, the Hong Kong Baptist University Orchestra, the Wind Orchestra and the Percussion Orchestra.

Chan is currently teaching at Yip's Children's Music Practice Centre and Hong Kong Festival Conservatory of Music. He also conducts percussion ensembles, teaches marching drum teams and instrumental classes in various primary and secondary schools, including Pui Ching Primary, Heep Yan Primary, Chin Dao Primary, Po Blood Primary, Yuen Long District Secondary School, Heung Yee Kuk, New Territories, and so on.

In 2015, Chen was invited to teach at Korea Qingsong Cultural Center and co-organized the "To Dream" concert, which was well received by the mayor of Qingsong City. In the same year, he was invited to lead Korean students in the largest apple festival in South Korea - Green Pine Apple Festival.
He is currently the artistic advisor of Drum Corp Asia and Shanghai IPEA Champion drum team Shanghai Feiye UP Drumline. Chen is committed to the development of step exercises and marching music, and was awarded the DCI Academy Level 6 in 2014. The division studied marching percussion with Drum Corps International (DCI) judge Steve Ulicny, and also studied with one of Asia's leading drum soloists, Naoku Ishikawa. From 2011 to 2013, he was the drummer for center snare of the Purjas Orchestra, with which he received numerous awards.

She was awarded the "Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government Scholarship Fund - Talent Development Scholarship" twice in 2014 and 2015 in recognition of her talents and achievements in the arts.

He studied percussion with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra at Baptist University, and with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra as its principal timpanist. He also studied with many of the world's leading percussion players.

In August 2017, Gip Percussion Ensemble, artistic director of which Chen is the artistic director, was established as a non-profit organization. Led by an honorary artistic consultant, GIP Percussion Ensemble engages young percussion musicians to promote Hong Kong and percussion culture. The orchestra is now an artist of the Canadian brand Soultone Cymbals, and with the support of the HKADC, it plans to host the 2019 "Australia ~ Asia Percussion Festival!

Gip Sir

Education

Master of Arts Management Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University

Postgraduate master's degree

Achievement

Hong Kong Baptist University

Malaysia Percussion Festival Orchestra, Hong Kong Baptist University Orchestra, Wind Orchestra and Percussion Orchestra

Performance Experience

Korea Blue Song Cultural Center, 2015

In 2015, he was invited to teach at Korea Qingsong Cultural Center and co-organized the concert "To Dream", and was praised by the mayor of Qingsong City. In the same year, he was invited to lead Korean students in the largest apple festival in South Korea - Green Pine Apple Festival.

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Teaching Location

Wan ChaiKwai Tsing

Tutor's Studio

1-5 Kwai Fung Street, Kwai Chung, Hong Kong, Ying Yip Building, Kwai Fong

Lesson

Percussion

LevelBeginnerIntermediateAdvanced
Tuition$300$500$1200
Notes
  • The Tuition refers to 60mins per lesson.
  • The Tuition might be adjusted according to the duration and location of the lesson.
  • All amounts are in Hong Kong Dollars.

Level:

All Instrumental Lessons / Accompaniment
Beginner: Beginner - G. 4
Intermediate: G. 5 - G. 7
Advanced: G. 8 or above

Western Music Theory
Beginner: ABRSM Music Theory G. 5
Intermediate: ABRSM Music Theory G. 8
Advanced: Trinity College London AmusTCL or above

Chinese Music Theory
Beginner: Shanghai Conservatory of Music Theory
Beginner: Central Conservatory of Music Theory G. 1
Intermediate: Central Conservatory of Music Theory G. 2
Advanced: Not applicable

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