Asia Pacific Youth Choir

GENERAL INFORMATION – APYC 2019 in Hong Kong


Dates:

20 July – Arrival in Hong Kong, before 14:00
25 July – Departure from Hong Kong


Tentative Itinerary (Rehearsal camp and Concerts):

20 July - Arrival in Hong Kong (before 14:00); first meeting and rehearsal (16:00)
21 July - Rehearsal
22 July – Rehearsal; Short presentation at the welcome concert by the Hong Kong Children’s Choir
23 July – Rehearsal; Open rehearsal to the public; Concert (40 mins.)
24 July – Rehearsal; Concert with 3 Finalists of the HKCC Conducting Competition.
25 July - Departure from Hong Kong


Conductors:

Vivian Ip (Hong Kong, assistant conductor of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra in 2016/17 season; Music Director of Chorus Delicti Wien)


Conditions of participation:

1. Applicants must be between 18 to 28 years of age on 20 July 2019.
2. A good working knowledge of English is required, all events will be conducted in English.
3. Accommodation, meals, local transport and all material needs are provided by the host organization, the Hong Kong Children’s Choir.
4. Participants are responsible for their own expenditure on:
    a. Travel from home country to host country (Hong Kong), and back to home country.
    b. Visas and other official requirements. 
    c. Pocket money for personal expenses.


Deadline for application:

17 December 2018

Please send the application to your national representative on the Asia Pacific Choral Council list, or Mr. Yoshihiro Egawa at y.egawa.music(a)gmail.com no later than 17 December, 2018.

IFCM Asia Pacific Choral Council members | Contact person in your country
China: Jun Wang, jwxp909(a)163.com
Hong Kong: Kathy Fok, kathy(a)hkcchoir.org
Indonesia: Aida Swenson, aidaswenson.music(a)gmail.com
Japan: Yoshihiro Egawa, y.egawa.music(a)gmail.com
Korea: Jacob Youngmok Chang, jacobch(a)naver.com
Malaysia: Hock Pin Chew, ougchew(a)gmail.com
Myanmar: Moe Naing, for577(a)gmail.com
New Zealand: Christine Argyle, christine.argyle(a)nzcf.org.nz
Pacific Region: Igelese Ete, igelese(a)gmail.com
Philippines: Jonathan Velasco, choirmaster(a)gmail.com
Singapore: Jennifer Tham, jennifer(a)syc.org.sg
Sri Lanka: Soundarie David, soundarie(a)hotmail.com
Thailand: Kittiporn Tantrarungroj, kittiporntan(a)yahoo.com
Taiwan: Johnny Ku, johnnyku99(a)gmail.com