YuekSze (Zoe) Chau is a violinist and violist from Hong Kong and is passionate about both performing and teaching music. To further contribute to her music career, Ms. Chau received the Licentiate (LTCL) Performance Diploma in Violin Performance (Distinction) and the Associate (ATCL) Performance Diploma in Viola Performance from Trinity College London in 2018. Ms. Chau graduated from Longy School of Music of Bard College. With master degrees in violin and viola performance. Her primary violin studies are with Anna Maria Williams. Her primary viola studies are with Sarah Darling. She is also a Certified Music Practitioner (CMP) meaning that she is specially-trained to provide live acoustic music at bedside, one-on-one, for therapeutic purposes.
Ms. Chau was a member of the LARK string quartet as a violinist from 2016-2019, a Hong Kong-based string quartet which provides live performance for events. Ms. Chau also participated as a violinist in the Waltham Philharmonic Orchestra and the Quincy Symphony Orchestra. She is currently a violist for the Harvard Baroque Chamber Orchestra and the DuBois Orchestra.
While maintaining a regular performance schedule. Ms. Chau taught the after-school violin program in elementary schools in Hong Kong, and tutored in several music schools in Hong Kong from 2014-2019.
Ms. Chau also maintained a private teaching studio and helped students achieve their goals for the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM) exam and Trinity College London (TCL) exam.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: “It is a mistake to think that the practice of my art has become easy to me.”
周若思於2018年考取英國倫敦聖三⼀學院⼩提琴LTCL (Distinction)專業⽂憑，及英國倫敦聖三⼀ 學院中提琴ATCL初級⽂憑。畢業於美國巴德朗逸⾳樂學院，主修⼩提琴及中提琴表演雙學位碩 ⼠。⼩提琴師承Anna Maria Williams，中提琴師承Sarah Darling。並持有治療⾳樂從業者證書， 為醫療或服務機構之有需要⼈⼠提供治療⾳樂現場演奏。 2016-2019年間，作為香港「LARK弦 樂四重奏」之⼩提琴⼿出席各種表演活動。曾作為⼩提琴⼿參與沃爾瑟姆愛樂樂團及昆⻄交響樂 團演出。現為哈佛⼤學巴洛克室樂團及DuBois管弦樂團中提琴⼿。