Hong Kong-born flautist and conductor Leung Chun Yin Marco is a scholar of the prestigious R C Lee Centenary Scholarship, Hong Kong Jockey Club Scholarship and winners of various international competitions and scholarships. Over the years, he has performed across England, Austria, Germany, Netherlands, Belgium, Japan and Hong Kong, including Gläserner Saal at Musikverein, Kleine Zaal at Concertgebouw and Victoria and Albert Museum.
As a keen performer, Marco has held principal positions in orchestras across London and Hong Kong. He recently appeared as guest artist with Opera Hong Kong Orchestra and Hong Kong New Music Ensemble. He made his concerto debut with the Hong Kong Children’s Symphony Orchestra at the age of 17 and with Chung Chi Orchestra, CUHK during his studies. Marco is also performing regularly chamber concerts with The Arc and Giocoso Trio.
Being awarded full scholarship for all his degrees, Marco first graduated with first-class honours for Bachelor of Arts in Music at the Chinese University of Hong Kong where he studied with Chuang Suet Wah Ivy. He was then awarded his Master of Music (Distinction) and Artist Diploma in Performance at Royal College of Music in London. He was under the tutelage of Sue Thomas, Katie Bedford, Emer McDonough, Kathleen Stevenson, Stewart McIlwham and Rachel Brown in flute, piccolo and baroque flute. Marco has also received guidance in masterclasses held by principal flautists of top European orchestras, including Matthieu Dufour, Emily Beynon, Adam Walker, Juliette Hurel and many others.
Alongside with performing, Marco is passionate about being an educator in sharing the joy of music playing to the next generation including teaching at various local primary and secondary schools.
Artist Diploma, Royal College of Music, London
Master of Music in Performance, Royal College of Music, London
Bachelor of Arts in Music, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Opera Hong Kong Orchestra, 2020
Hong Kong New Music Ensemble, 2020
Giocoso Trio, 2018-present
The Arc, 2015-present
Good Hope School, 2020-present
St. Stephen's College Preparatory School, 2020-present
C.U.H.K.F.A.A. Chan Chun Ha Secondary School, 2020-present
Carmel Pak U Secondary School, 2016-2017
Teaching Methods (Flute & Piccolo Teaching)
- Suitable for beginners to diploma students. Marco is happy to prepare students for exams, competitions or concerts when necessary. Adult students are also welcome!
- Develop a critical mindset through music learning
- Focus on fundamental techniques and posture to develop the optimal strategy in music playing
- In-depth discussion and analysis to achieve the correct musical style of different pieces
- Ultimate goal is to assist students in finding your own musical voice!
Marco's performance photos
Henri Dutilleux: Sonatine for Flute and Piano
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
Lesson Booking Guide
How to Book a Lesson
|Lesson Booking Procedure:|
|1.||Submit student information; The tutor will respond according to the information.Messages between student/tutor will be screenshotted or forwarded through M5 Music.＊|
|2.||Discuss and arrange the lesson time, location, tuition fee, etc.|
|3.||The lesson will be confirmed after completing the payment of the Tuition of the First Lesson.|
|4.||Take the lesson according to the booking time.|
|5.||The second lesson and beyond are arranged by the student/tutor themselves.|
|＊||If the student/parent wants to contact the tutor directly before the payment, please read Is it Allowed to Contact the Tutor before Making Payment?|
Is it Allowed to Contact the Tutor before Making Payment?
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|Before student/parent makes payment:|
|i.||Some tutors do NOT accept direct contact.|
|ii.||Some tutors will call student/parent with a “Hidden Number”.＊|
|iii.||Some tutors accept to contact student/parent through various ways.＊|
|＊||After contacting the tutor, if the student/parent intends to take a lesson, the tuition of the first lesson has to be paid to M5 Music before having lesson.|
Tuition of the First Lesson
The tuition of the first lesson is charged by M5 Music (accept Bank Transfer or FPS); Students do NOT need to pay additional fee for the first lesson.
Tuition of the Second Lesson and Beyond
Starting from the second lesson, please pay tuition directly to the tutor. Generally, four lessons will be calculated as one session. Please check with your tutor about the payment method for the second lesson and beyond.
No Free Trail Lesson
M5 Music and all tutors do NOT offer free trial lessons. All “trial lessons” are considered as the “first lesson”.
Student's Absence Notice
Student’s absent must be proposed 24 hours before the lesson time. Otherwise, it will be regarded as “Impromptu Absence”. Providing a make-up lesson or not will be decided by the tutor him/herself. Hereby declare, M5 Music will NOT provide refund for “Impromptu Absence” even if the tutor does not want to provide a make-up lesson.
Typhoons and Rainstorms Arrangement
If the first lesson is affected by typhoon and rainstorm warning, M5 Music can assist both parties to reschedule the lesson.
We only provide a refund if the tutor is absent on the original booking time, and cannot provide a make-up lesson for the next 14 days. Apart from this, we do not accept any refund request.