Constanze LEE, Fortepiano and Harpsichord
Constanze Lee graduated from The Royal Conservatoire, The Hague, where she was awarded a Master’s degree of Music (with Distinction) as well as Postgraduate Certificate in fortepiano and historical performance practice. She was awarded two times continuously the scholarships from the Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund which enabled her to pursue her music studies in the Netherlands from 2001 to 2004.
As an active soloist and chamber musician, Constanze has been invited to perform in diverse music festivals in Europe, such as Early Music Festival in Utrecht, Grachten Festival Amsterdam, Festival Classique and Carinthian Music Festival in Austria. In 2001-2011, Constanze was the guest harpsichordist of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta. She also worked as an ensemble coach in historical performance practice at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.
Currently, Constanze Lee is the director of Bauhinia Musik Haus, Hong Kong. She is also a lecturer and piano faculty member of Hong Kong Baptist University. Besides, she teaches fortepiano and gives lectures in The Chinese University of Hong Kong. She is now the executive committee member of The Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund Awardees Association.
Lilly WU, ballet
Lilly Wu is a Registered Dance Movement Psychotherapist with the Association for Dance Movement Psychotherapy UK and a Counsellor.
She graduated from Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts with a Bachelor of Dance, major in ballet and minor in education. She received Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund, Dance Scholarships and trained at University of Derby (MA in DMP), where she worked with various populations including children and adolescents with learning, social and behavioral difficulties, as well as elderlies with mental health difficulties in schools, training centers, care homes and hospital. She continues her professional development and completed a Master of Counselling.
Throughout her practice, she has provided individual and group therapy and counselling sessions to children, teenagers, adults and elderlies in need and their families regarding emotional problems, social behavior, mental and physical health and academic achievement, in both UK and HK. Her practice is informed by developmental and Humanistic psychotherapy and emerging her interest in Freudian and Jungian psychoanalysis.
As a dancer and artist herself, she vouches for the power of dance and movement for her self expression and creative exploration. She wishes for all to be given the opportunity to continue making discoveries, and understand oneself, when words are simply not enough.
Heidi YU, ballet
Miss Yu went through a rigorous ballet training in a professional arts school, and she was a prizewinner in numerous international competitions. Later on, she was invited to dance with Houston Ballet, performing and touring with the company in North and Central America.
After completing a Master of Fine Arts in Dance at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts, she was awarded the Hong Kong Jockey Club Music and Dance Fund scholarship, which allowed her to study a Master of Science in Dance Science at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London. Miss Yu has also performed in contemporary dance productions in Hong Kong, while she developed her teaching career, training children, pre-professionals and adults. She has taught classes and workshops in many schools and organisations in Asia and London (UK). Her teaching focuses on inspiring individuals and developing their potentials as elite performers, combining the knowledge and methods from her dance science background. Her aim is to nurture the next eminent dance generation in a healthy and injury free individualised training environment.