Bo-Wah LEUNG currently is the Professor of the Department of Cultural and Creative Arts at The Education University of Hong Kong (EdUHK). Bo-Wah LEUNG received the prestigious Musical Rights Award from the International Music Council in 2011 and the Knowledge Transfer Award from EdUHK in 2012 for his leadership in a research project entitled “Collaborative Project on Teaching Cantonese Opera in Primary and Secondary Schools” which was carried out as a community-wide project to promote Cantonese opera at Hong Kong primary and secondary schools. His expertise includes Arts Education, Creativity in Music Education, Cantonese Opera, Motivation of Learning Music, Transmission of Traditional Music.
Music has the power to transport us to another time and place. Bo-Wah LEUNG loves to harness that power with a broad audience of fellow music lovers and passionate musicians alike.
Ever since a young age, Bo-Wah LEUNG has found great joy and satisfaction by being involved in the creative music process. Take a look around the site to get to know more about Bo-Wah LEUNG
2002 - PhD , University of New South Wales, Australia
1995 - Master of Arts (Music), Hong Kong Baptist University
1991 - Postgraduate Diploma in Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1987 - Bachelor of Arts (Hon) in Music, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1. Creativity in music
2. Motivation in composing music
3. Transmission of Traditional Music in Profession & Schools (Cantonese Opera, UNESCO ICH).