Assistant Professor

Prof. CHUNG Ming Yan Fanny

Full CV
B.A. (Manitoba), M.A. (HKBU), D.Ed. (Bristol), LTCL, Perf.Cert. (Trinity), Orff Cert. (Royal Conservatory of Music, Canada), Licensed KinderMusik Educator
3943 9383
Rm 206, Leung Kau Kui Building

Introduction

Fanny Chung specializes in music and performing arts. Her substantive research interests are interdisciplinary, encompassing arts management, music and arts education, and Xiqu studies. Chung is also a specialist in early childhood music and arts education, and has pioneered a wide range of projects, teacher education programmes and research in early childhood music and arts that integrates pedagogy and research through both theory and practice. Chung has published numerous books and curriculum resources. Her books in Music and Creative Arts (Oxford University Press, 2011, 2012, 2013) have been widely acclaimed and adopted by schools as textbooks and references. In addition to her role as a scholar, researcher and educator, Chung’s past works also encompass the administration, development and management of performing arts programmes in Music, Theatre and Dance.

Chung obtained her doctoral degree from the University of Bristol, specializing in Creative Programmes in Music and Arts Education. She also studied Music at the Hong Kong Baptist University, University of Manitoba and Royal Conservatory of Music, Canada. Chung’s other credentials include Licentiate Performer (Distinction) in Piano Performance (Trinity College London), Performance Certificate (Trinity College London), Orff Certificate of Accreditation, Dalcroze Certificate, Kindermusik Educator International License. Chung has taught at the Hong Kong Baptist University. Her teaching areas have included Performing Arts Management, Early Childhood Education, Curatorship of Arts Festival, Orff Schulwerk, Kodaly Approach, Dalcroze Approach, Musical Analysis, Musical Performance and Pedagogy, Fieldwork Supervision, Internship, Research Supervision, and Cultural Policy. Chung was frequently invited to present seminars and professional training workshops in Music for teachers and principals. Chung has given lectures, presentations and workshops in institutions including Central Conservatory of Music, Renmin University of China, National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts and other world-renowned international conferences and events.

Chung has also developed her research interest in Xiqu, and her recent projects in Xiqu have included the curatorship of the Exhibition in Xiqu titled “Creation, Play” (2017, 2018) held in Beijing, in collaboration with the National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts. Chung is currently Assistant Professor at the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Research Interests

Performing Arts Management, Music Education and Pedagogy, Music in Early Childhood, Play-Based Approach, Self-Efficacy and Psychology in the Arts, Social Cognitive Theories, Cultural Policy, Xiqu Studies

Courses Taught

Fall Term:
CUMT 1001  Introduction to Cultural Management
CUMT 3002  Performing Arts Management

Spring Term:
CUMT 2002  Language and Practice of Cultural Management
CUMT 3008  Curating and Organising Arts Festival
CUMT 4101   Special Topics in Cultural Management: Music Literature and Appreciation: Music, Culture, and Education

Coordinator:
CUMT 4102  Research Project
CUMT 4103  Internship

Other Positions Held

Internal Service

2018 – present College Coordinator (Cultural Management Programme), Shaw College, CUHK
2017 – present Committee Member, Organizing Committee of Orientation Day for Undergraduate Students, Faculty of Arts, CUHK
2016 – present Selection Panel Member, Scholarship Selection Panel, Faculty of Arts, CUHK
2016 Faculty Marshal, Chung Chi College Graduation Ceremony, CUHK
2017 Coordinator, Exchange Programme in Arts and Culture in Gwangju, Korea
2016 Coordinator, Exchange Programme with Beijing Central Conservatory of Music
2015 – present Committee Member, Curriculum Committee for BA Programme in Cultural Management, Faculty of Arts, CUHK
2015 – present Coordinator, Internship Programme, BA in Cultural Management, Faculty of Arts, CUHK
2015 – present Coordinator, Research Projects, BA in Cultural Management, Faculty of Arts, CUHK

Publications (Selected)

Books, Journal Articles and Book Chapters

(Forthcoming) “Interdisciplinary approaches in arts education: An adventurous approach”, European Perspectives on Music Education, Vol 8, European Association for Music in Schools.
2017 “Outreach through the arts: Global practices in early childhood music”, Education Research Journal, 7(11), 292-299.
2017 “Developing self-efficacy in play-based music and creative music approaches through arts education programme”, Education Research Journal, 7(10), 260 -268.
2013 Handbook of Resources in the Arts: Oxford Integrated Arts Learning Pack (Level 2a) (Music). Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2013 Handbook of Resources in the Arts: Oxford Integrated Arts Learning Pack (Level 2b) (Music). Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2013  Handbook of Resources in the Arts: Oxford Integrated Arts Learning Pack (Level 3a) (Music). Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2013  Handbook of Resources in the Arts: Oxford Integrated Arts Learning Pack (Level 3b) (Music). Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2013 CECE3406 Music & Visual Arts. Hong Kong: Hong Kong Baptist University.
2012 Handbook of Resources in the Arts: Oxford Integrated Arts Learning Pack (Level 1a) (Music). Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2012 Handbook of Resources in the Arts: Oxford Integrated Arts Learning Pack (Level 1b) (Music). Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Happy School”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Know Yourself”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Food”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Winter”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Spring/Animal”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Those help us”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Transport”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2011 A Comprehensive Handbook of Resource: Oxford Story Learning Pack (2nd edition) (Music): “Family”. Hong Kong: Oxford University Press.
2009 “The Impacts of Orff Schulwerk’s Training Programme.” Hong Kong Orff-Schulwerk, 1(1), 10.

Refereed Conference Paper/Essays (Selected)

2018 “Cultural Development in the Arts: Impacts of Arts Marketing and Advocacy”, Interdisciplinary Social Science Studies Conference, Cambridge, 23-25 July, 2018, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom.
2018 “Unlocking Full Potential in Creative Music Teaching: Competences in Teaching Music to Young Children”, International Conference on Early Childhood Development and Science Education, 28-29 May, 2018, Tokyo, Japan.
2018 “Enhancing Musicality Through Orff Schulwerk.” European Association for Music in Schools 2018 Conference, 14-17 March, 2018, Jalgava/Riga, Latvia.
2017 “Interdisciplinary Approaches for Music Learning in Hong Kong.” Joint (Ad)venture in Music, 19-22 April, 2017, Mozarteum University of Salzburg, Austria.
2016 “Music Teacher Education in Hong Kong.”, Pacific Early Childhood Research Association 2016 Conference (Grow and Learn from Investing in Early Learning: Timing, Economics, and Efficiency), 7-9 July, 2016, Bangkok, Thailand.
2016 “Developing Self-Efficacy in Hong Kong Early Childhood Music Teachers.” European Association for Music in Schools 2016 Conference (Looking for the Unexpected: Creativity and Innovation in Music Education), 16-19 March, 2016, Vilnius, Lithuania.
2015 “The Impacts of Creative Pedagogy on Hong Kong Teachers’ Self-Efficacy in Music.” Teaching and Learning Innovation Expo 2015, the Chinese University of Hong Kong, 16-23 December, 2015, Hong Kong.
2014 “First Teacher in Life”, in Cheng, K. W. eds., 幼師薈萃. Hong Kong: HKBU ECE Society, p. 2-3.

Invited Lectures/Presentations/Workshops/Creative Activities (Selected)

2017 創.戲: 中國戲曲學院國際文化交流系, 香港中文大學文化管理系戲曲雙語海報聯展”, Department of International Cultural Communication, National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts (中國戲曲學院) (July 2017).
2016 香港音樂表演藝術及教育的發展”, Guest Lecture, Department of Musicology, Central Conservatory of Music, Beijing (中央音樂學院) (15 May, 2016).
2016 文化管理概論”, Guest Lecture, Department of International Cultural Communication, National Academy of Chinese Theatre Arts (中國戲曲學院) (16 May, 2016).
2016 文化政策與社區音樂教育”, Guest Lecture, School of Arts, Remin University of China (中國人民大學) (17 May, 2016).
2013 A Joyous Journey in Music (Part 2): Music Appreciation for Young Children”, Guest Speaker, Gigamind Kindergarten (16 May, 2013).
2013 Music in Early Childhood Education“, Workshop, Teacher Educator, PGDE in Early Childhood Education, Hong Kong Baptist University ( 20 February, 2013).
2012 A Joyous Journey in Music (Part 1): Music & Movement for Young Children“, Guest Speaker, Gigamind Kindergarten (14 December, 2012).
2012 幼兒音樂教育:快樂音樂課的鑰匙” (in Macau), Public Lecture, Oxford University Press (24 March, 2012) .
2011 童心、童真:如何創設一節我的快樂音樂課”, Public Lecture, Oxford University Press (19 March, 2011).
2010 Musical Technique and Competency in Music Teaching”, Guest Speaker, Truth Baptist Church Kindergarten (19 February, 2010).
2009 Musical Technique and Competency in Music Teaching”, Guest Speaker, Po Leung Kuk Fong Wong Kam Chuen Kindergarten (30 September, 2009).
2009 The Integration of Creative Arts to School Curriculum: DanceSports”, Talk for Principals and Teachers, Guest Speaker, Fanling Baptist Church Lui Ming Choi Kindergarten (18 August, 2009).
2008 Introduction to Music Pedagogy: Orff Approach”, Teacher Educator, HKBU Affiliated Kindergarten (21 October, 2008).

Public Services/Professional Activities/Honors (Selected)

2018-present Member, Hong Kong Association of Cantonese Opera Scholars
2018 Chair, Interdisciplinary Social Science Studies Conference, Cambridge, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom (23 July, 2018).
2018-present External Advisor, Early Childhood Education Division, Caritas Institute of Higher Education.
2016 Invited Guest Respondent, “Seminar: Cultural Management in Hong Kong and Beijing”, Chinese National Academy of Arts (中國藝術研究院) (16 May, 2016).
2013-present Adjudicator, Singing Contests, Hong Kong School Principals’ Liaison Committee (Kindergarten to Secondary).
2015-2016 Adjudicator, Singing Contests, Hong Kong Civic Education Foundation.
2013 Officiating Guest, Graduation Ceremony,  Ka Fuk Baptist Church Pre-School (22 June, 2013).
2011-2013 Adjudicator,  DanceSport (Latin & Standard Dance) Contests, HKBU Affiliated Kindergarten.
2011 Discussant and Moderator: School Demonstrative Workshop (“The Integration of Mini-Guinea in Education”), Hong Kong Arts Development Council and MingRi Institute for Arts Education (14, 15 July, 2011).
2011 Discussant and Moderator: Public Demonstrative Workshop (“The Integration of Mini-Guinea in Education”), Hong Kong Arts Development Council and MingRi Institute for Arts Education (17, 24 July, 2011).
2011 Guest Respondent: Seminar “Pilot Scheme in Arts Education”, Hong Kong Arts Development Council (19 July, 2011).

Radio Programmes/Media Converge (Selected)

2013 Radio Programme Guest Speaker, “Music is All Around (音樂情緣)“, RTHK (DAB 1) (9 September, 2013).
2012 Radio Programme Guest Speaker, “Early Childhood Music Education”, Metro Finance (Episode 1) (9 June, 2012).
2012 Radio Programme Guest Speaker, “Early Childhood Music Education”, Metro Finance (Episode 2) (10 June, 2012).
2003 Radio Programme Featured Guest, “Children’s Corner (親親童日樂)”, RTHK (Radio 4) ( 22 December 2003).
2014 Guest Interview, “音樂教育: 專家意見”, Mingpao (18 November, 2014).
2014 Guest Interview, “小小提琴手”, Oriental Daily (30 September, 2014).
2014 Guest Interview, “城市熱話: 港孩練琴”, Sky Post (12 September, 2014).
2014 Guest Interview, “幼兒教育樂在其中 ”, Oriental Daily (9 September, 2014).
2014 Guest Interview, “歲半B學琴”, Sky Post, (11 April, 2014).
2013 Guest Interview, “Happy Learning Through Music”, Mingpao (Jump) (3 May, 2013).
2012 Guest Interview, “快樂的音樂教學”, Oriental Daily (22 November, 2012).
2012 Guest Interview, “全人發展”, 兒童尖子教育 (23 September, 2012).
2012 Guest Interview, “幼兒親子齊學”, Mingpao (14 May, 2012).
2012 Guest Interview, “學前學甚麼?”, Mingpao (15 February, 2012).
2011 Guest Interview, “How Music Enhances Whole Child Development”, Mingpao (30 November, 2011).
2011 Guest Interview, “譜出人生優美樂章 ”, Metro Daily (14 September, 2011).
2010 Guest Interview, “Multiple Intelligences”, Baby Magazine (1 April, 2010).
2010 Column Writer, “讀好書: 閱讀推介”, Next Magazine, Issue 1035 (7 January, 2010).
2009  Guest Interview, “Music Pedagogy”, Mingpao (22 September, 2009).
2009  Guest Interview, “Early Childhood Music Education”, Mingpao (11 August, 2009).
2005 Guest Interview, “The Journey of Music”, Hong Kong Economic Times (5 March. 2005).
2004 Guest Interview, “發掘音樂神童”, East Week (21 January, 2004).