Introducing Toronto Youth Chinese Orchestra 多倫多青少年中樂團
Guest artist: Roy Cheng 程路禹
Come join us for an evening of traditional and contemporary music with small ensembles and full orchestra
Tickets: $10 Please call Susanna at 416-918-8373.
Roy Cheng, a well-known Bass Baritone soloist, was formerly a programme producer and director of Mandarin channel of Radio Singapore and Rediffusion Commercial Radio. He holds a Master degree from Shanghai Conservatory of Music. At various stages of his career, Mr. Cheng served as soloist and vocal music instructor with Shanghai Orchestra Chorus Section.
Since 1974, he held a teaching position at Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong Music Institute, and the ATV Artist Training Institutes. Many professional international singers have trained by Mr. Cheng. He established and conducted the Hong Kong Youth Choir of HK Government Music Department and Roy Cheng’s Choir in HK.
Mr. Cheng has represented Hong Kong as Chief Adjudicator at Southeast Asia Youth Singer Competition for many sessions. He has given recitals in China, Hong Kong, Singapore, and North America. As a soloist, he was worked with Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, and Hong Kong Oratorio Society. He has sung leading roles in Beethoven Symphony No.9, Handel’s “Messiah”, many Chinese and Western Operas, including “Yevgeny Onegin” and “La Traviata”.