Opera Hong Kong Children Chorus

Established in January 2008, Opera Hong Kong Children Chorus (OHK Children Chorus) made its debut in Werther and has grown to become a leading children’s chorus in Hong Kong.  The mission of OHK Children Chorus is to educate, develop and inspire children to enjoy the joy and beauty of opera singing and develop a commitment to excellence through singing.  In addition to staging its own concerts, OHK Children Chorus collaborates with renowned singers in grand scale productions by Opera Hong Kong, including Tosca, La Bohème, Carmen, Concert by Singapore Chinese Orchestra, Ode to Joy Concert of Ten Thousand, Performance at the 16th Anniversary Establishment of HKSAR, OHK 10th Anniversary Gala Concert, Celebrity Fundraising Concert 2011, Gong Dongjian Recital and others.

Members of OHK Children Chorus have ample opportunities to learn vocal techniques through master classes and performing in different music genres, from opera to musical and choral works, in both solo and ensemble settings.  They also learn to sing in standard opera foreign languages including German, Italian and French.  Through these activities, they can discover and nurture their musical gift while expanding their intellectual capacity and cultural horizon.

 

Now Recruiting Aged 5-18 Boys and Girls

 
Audition Procedure: 

All applicants are required to sing a short excerpt under 2 mins from a song/aria in classical style. 
Please bring 2 copies of the music scores and an accompanist will be provided.

Audition Date
18 Mar 2017
Commencement Date
:Apr 2017

 

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Every Wednesday (Hong Kong Cultural Center)
Junior (Verdi): 4:30 - 5:30pm 
Senior (Wagner): 5:30 - 7:00pm
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Every Thursday (Hong Kong Cultural Center)
Junior (Mozart): 4:30 - 5:30pm          
Senior (Puccini): 5:30 - 7:00pm
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Every Friday (Cheung Sha Wan)                                             
Junior (Beethoven): 4:45 - 5:45pm    
Senior (Offenbach): 5:45 - 7:15pm
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Every Saturday (7 Kennedy Road)                                          
Junior (Bizet): 9:30 - 10:30am
Senior (Massenet): 10:30am - 12:00nn
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Every Saturday (Lai Chi Kok)                                                  
Junior (Donizetti): 9:30 - 10:30am     
Senior (Rossini): 10:30am - 12:00nn
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Upcoming Productions in 2017
Upcoming Productions in 2017
12 MAR - 30 NOV 2017
Opera Hong Kong Gala Fundraising Concert 2017
Opera Hong Kong Gala Fundraising Concert 2017
12 MAR 2017
Aiming at raising funds for Opera Hong Kong, Opera Hong Kong Gala Fundraising Concert took many talented amateur singers, as well as international stars and local talents to the stage. The Concert was attended by friends and relatives of the performing singers, senior government officials and business leaders.
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The Barber of Sevill ...
Count Almaviva falls in love with Rosina. With the help of the barber Figaro, he carries out his plan to outwit her uncle, Dr Bartolo, who has his eye on his ward's fortune.
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Aida
A poignantly evocative story of a love triangle during the times of war between Egypt and Ethiopia, Aida features the most intricate and memorable music that Verdi ever wrote.
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