Education Programme

TICA2021 Digital Library Pass

TICA2021 is an annual educational initiative running on a hybrid model encompassing both digital content and physical rendezvous. Musicians and composers worldwide took part in the academy to receive more than 20 sessions of creative workshops, gala concert and lecture performances from international musicians, composers and educators. The topics included percussion, strings, composition and arts management. The art occasions and education materials of TICA2021 have been recorded and updated onto the digital library available for view until 30 June 2021.

5th Little Toolbox

The Little Toolbox Programme recruits young musicians from local primary and secondary schools every year, offering them a taste of professional training and performance. In 2020/21, the programme consists of three modules of regular trainings and a finale showcase performance in July. The training is coached by percussionist Chan Tung Brian.

Toolbox Percussion & SR9: Performance lecture series

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Toolbox Percussion, percussive arts purveyor from Hong Kong, will collaborate with French top-notch percussion group SR9 to make music rencontre with marimba repertoire possible digitally! SR9 will perform the classic French repertoire of Ravel and showcase the contemporary techniques, while Toolbox will give a lecture as a guide to dissecting and appreciating selected programmes. This online series no doubt is a perfect introduction for any persons interested in marimbas and contemporary percussion music.

1. Percussion in French repertoire
2. Contemporary percussion features

Maurice Ravel – Gaspard de la nuit « Scarbo » transcribed for 3 marimbas
Gabriel Fauré – A Mélodi transcribed for 3 marimbas and voice
Daniel Arangoc- Prada: Prisme for 3 prepared marimba

Target audience: open public

*This series will be broadcasted online, please stay tuned for announcements.