“This is an extremely memorable experience which

has given me the opportunity to improve

both my musical techniques and leadership skills.

If I was given the chance, I’d definitely attend again.”

Training Camp Young Leader

© Yvonne Chan

Young Leaders

We nourish younger generations of musicians

                          with innovative education opportunities

Choral Leadership Training Camp for Secondary Students

  • ŸPerform Bach cantatas BWV 21 and 131 under Prof. William Weinert’s baton

  • Receive daily music, leadership and physical training by experienced tutorsŸŸ

  • Build up friendship with fellow music lovers


  Date: 25 Jul (Mon) to 1 Aug (Mon)
  Campsite: The Hong Kong Institute of Education
  Tuition fee: Free of charge (all successful candidates will receive full scholarship)

  Camp fee: HK$2400 (covers accommodation, shuttle service, and lesson materials)



  • Eager to sing Bach with stylistic details and perform from memory

  • Attend the orientation on 2 May (Mon, public holiday) 2-5pm

  • Attend weekly rehearsals (2-5pm) on Sundays from 8 May to 24 Jul

  • Attend Choral Masterclass on 27 Jun (Mon) 6:30-9:30pm with Paul Phoenix (and Concert on 2 Jul evening)

  • ŸAttend all activities from 25 Jul to 1 Aug (Mon to Mon)

  • ŸRecommendation by school teacher is required

  • For full details of the rehearsal schedule, please refer to the Availability Form


  To apply:

  1. Follow the Application Guidelines

  2. Fill in the online Application Form and Availability Form

  3. Submit all required materials on/before 20 Apr 2016

  4. Attend audition (see details below)



Date: 25 Apr (Mon)

Time: 19:00-22:00

Rating:  20%=Range, tone colour and aural test

             30%=An assigned excerpt related to the programme

             30%=Candidate’s choice of an aria from the Baroque or Classical Period


             (There will be no sight-reading test)