HKUST Staff Choir was formed in 2011, comprising members of the university including staff, faculty and their family. It is under the direction of Conductor Mr. Paul Ko, and the Pianist is Mr. Chuck-Jee Chau. The choir practices weekly and preforms regularly on campus. Currently the choir has 30 members.
The 2017 concert will take place on 11 May 2017, from 1-2 pm, in the Tsang Shiu Tim Art Hall. Admission is free, but under 6s not admitted.
The concert is entitled “Why we sing? Les Misérables!”, conducted by Paul Ko; piano, Chuck-Jee Chau; flute, Sue So; and drum Justin Mak. The programme is:
- Why We Sing
- As Long As I Have Music – Soloists: Katherine Fung, Kenny Ng
- Keep Your Lamps
- Danny Boy – Soloist: Edwin Lai
- I Feel Pretty (from West Side Story)
- Al Shlosha D’varim – Soloists: Nong Chen, Pionie Foo, Clara So
- Rhythm of Life
- Medley from Les Miserable – Soloists: Carla Chan, Monica Chan, Cindy Chang, Daphne Cheung, Pak Ip, Edwin Lai, Hoi Ming Lee, Li Qiu, Kai Tang, Alison Tsang, Kuk Tsui, Jenny Wong