Outreach Music Interest Courses

Course

Workshop Series

  • Parent-&-Child Series – Music Tour Around the World (Music Appreciation)
  • Ensemble Training﹕Chinese, Flute, Saxophone, Strings, Symphony Orchestra
  • Others﹕Early Childhood Music Education Seminor and Workshop, Music Theory, Aural, Vocal, Ocarina, Guitar, Keyboard, Experiencing Brass Instruments

Instrumental Foundation Classes

Venue

LCSD Performing Venues & Music Office Music Centres

Fee

Instrumental foundation classes $840(20 lessons)
Workshop series $168 - $630(4 - 10 lessons)

Phase 1 (deadline: 15/1/2015)

Each applicant can apply for one musical instrumental class &/or one course under the workshop series through internet or by mail:
A. Online application:  Right after submission of applications, applicants will receive registration numbers for checking the balloting results afterwards.
B. By mail:  Applicants should complete and return the application form, together with one stamped ($1.70 each), self-addressed envelope ^ (please do not send in tuition fee until you have been notified of admission to the course), by post to the following address:

Hong Kong Music Centre
9/F Hong Kong Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong
(Please mark on the envelope
“Application for Outreach Music Interest Courses”)

 If any applicant does not receive the acknowledgement of application, along with a registration number, by 19/1/2015, please check with the Music Office before 6pm on that day.  Applicants who duplicate their applications or submit incomplete information will be disqualified.  Late submissions will not be considered.

^ Applicants who provide e-mail addresses in their application forms need not to submit the self-addressed envelopes as all correspondence with them will be through internet.

Oversubscribed courses will be processed by ballot.  Applicants are welcome to attend the ballot to be conducted at the Hong Kong Music Centre on 21/1/2015 at 11am.  The balloting results will be posted at all music centres of the Music Office and on the internet at www.lcsd.gov.hk/musicoffice from 22/1/2015. 
 
 All successful applicants have to submit the following documents and tuition fee to any music centre of the Music Office or send them to the Hong Kong Music Centre by 2/2/2015 #:

i. tuition fee in the form of a crossed cheque made payable to the “Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region”.  Please also state the registration no. at the back of the cheque (postdated cheques will not be accepted) **;
ii. a photocopy of the applicant’s HKID Card/Birth Certificate;
iii. a stamped ($1.70) and self-addressed envelope.

# Successful applicants are not required to wait for any notifications from the Music Office before enrolment.
** For enquiry about the payment method, please feel free to contact any Music Office Music Centre.

 If a successful applicant fails to submit the above documents on or before the stipulated date, he/she will be deemed to have given up the application and he/she shall not oppose to any arrangements so made.  If any applicant enrolled does not receive the payment receipt on or before 5/2/2015, please check with the Music Office before 6pm on that day.  All trainees should present the payment receipt and identification document for verification in the first lesson, or would not be allowed to attend the class.

Stage 2 Enrolment (first-come-first-served): from 12/2/2015 to one week after the course commencement date

For courses not fully taken up in Stage 1, applications will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis from 12/2/2015 onwards.

Applicants should complete and return the application form, together with a photocopy of the applicant’s HKID Card/Birth Certificate and the tuition fee in the form of a crossed cheque made payable to the “Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region” (postdated cheques will not be accepted),** in person or by a representative during the following enrolment time to any of the following music centres.

Each person is allowed to submit a maximum of 2 applications and each applicant can apply for one musical instrument foundation class &/or one course under the workshop series only. This restriction is effective until 16/2/2015.

Applicants can check the remaining quota at www.lcsd.gov.hk/musicoffice from 9/2/2015 onwards.
** For enquiry about the payment method, please feel free to contact any Music Office Music Centres.

Enrolment Time

Monday to Friday: 10:00am-12:00nn and 2:00pm-4:00pm
(Public Holidays: Closed)

Enrolment Centres

Hong Kong Music Centre,
9/F Hong Kong Arts Centre,
2 Harbour Road, Wanchai, HK
Tel. : 2802-0657
Kwun Tong Music Centre,
4/F, Lam Tin Complex,
1 Hing Tin Street, Lam Tin, Kowloon
Tel. : 2796-2893
Mongkok Music Centre,
10/F Mongkok Government Offices,
30 Luen Wan Street, Mongkok, Kowloon
Tel. : 2399-2200
Tsuen Wan Music Centre,
1/F Tsuen Wan Government Offices,
38 Sai Lau Kok Road, Tsuen Wan, NT
Tel. : 2417-6429
Shatin Music Centre,
7/F, Sha Tin Government Offices,
1 Sheung Wo Che Road, Shatin, NT
Tel. : 2158-6462

Enquiry

2596-0898, 2582-5334