The Tung Foundation - Young Audience Scheme

What is it?
Who is eligible?
Year-round Benefits & Activities Updated!
Savings and Discounts
Meet World-class Musicians
Instrumental Masterclasses and Music Appreciation Workshops
Open Rehearsals
Vivace! Bonus Points System and Outstanding Member Awards
2013/14 Season Membership Fees
2013/14 Enrollment Form and Submission
Game Card Answers
Share Your Thoughts
Contact Us

Come join The Tung Foundation - Young Audience Scheme and enjoy all these exclusive activities and benefits!

What is it?
Presented by the HK Phil and sponsored by The Tung Foundation - Young Audience Scheme (YAS) is your way to find out more about your orchestra. For a small annual fee, you get access to special ticket discounts and offers, free events, and reduced prices from participating merchants – and you get to know more about the HK Phil and good music too! 

Who is eligible?
If you’re a full-time local primary or secondary student, then you’re eligible for membership of one of the best clubs in Hong Kong. The Tung Foundation YAS offers you exclusive access to your orchestra. In 2013/14 we celebrate 17 years of the scheme. Keep reading to find out about what we offer! 

Year-round Benefits & Activities

Members will enjoy:

  55% off the full ticket price of HK Phil concerts.
  20% discount on souvenirs, booklets and CDs (except on already discounted items).
  Special invitations to attend at least one HK Phil concert  FREE. Watch out for the invitations, which will be sent to you via e-mail.
  Discounts and special offers from a wide range of participating merchants. For more details, please click here.

Accompanying family members also enjoy: 
  10% off the full ticket price.*
  Discount tickets for special free concert invitations to The Tung Foundation YAS members.
*Discounts are available at URBTIX outlets (Maximum of 2 discounted tickets for each membership and concert. Discounts are not applicable for some designated concerts).

2013/14 The Tung Foundation - Young Audience Scheme Free Concerts






Fri, 25 April 2014


Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Concert Hall

Swire Maestro: Ohlsson plays Brahms

Application closed

Fri, 9 May 2014

Hong Kong City Hall Concert Hall

City Hall Series: The Young Mozart

Fri, 23 May 2014

Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Concert Hall

Masterworks C: Songs of the Auvergne

Fri, 6 June 2014

Hong Kong Cultural Centre
Concert Hall

Swire Maestro: American Monuments

** Online registration deadline: 27 March 2014, 5pm

Savings and Discounts
Membership of The Tung Foundation YAS offers you many exclusive benefits. When you show your membership card you receive BIG discounts on the HK Phil concerts and products of the following designated merchants:

  Hong Kong Book Centre Ltd.
  Kelly & Walsh Ltd
  Swindon Book Co. Ltd
  Artistic Channel Music & Art Education Center
(Hong Kong Clarinet Center, Hong Kong Oboe Center, Hong Kong Trumpet Center, Hong Kong French Horn Studio)
  Chairman Instruments Trading Ltd.
  Clazz Music Ltd.
  Collin Music Co. Ltd
  Eddie's House of Strings
  Greenery Music Ltd.
  Happy Sound Music Ltd
  Harmony Music Co.
  Hong Kong Erhu Arts Centre
  Hong Kong Music Education
  Hong Kong Records
  Hong Kong Strings Ltd
  Muse Music Co.
  Parsons Music
  PercussionSpirit Music Centre
  Professional Music Service Co Ltd
  Pro Sound Ltd.
  Rhythm Music House
  S. T. Music & Art Center
  Sunrise Music
  Tom Lee Music Co Ltd.
  Tsang Fook Piano Co Ltd.
  CCDC Dance Centre

Please click here to download a full list of merchants: Download

Meet World-class Musicians
As an HK Phil Junior, you will have the chance to meet the world-class musicians you see on the stage, from the members of your orchestra to the guest artists who visit Hong Kong to perform with them.

Instrumental Masterclasses and Music Appreciation Workshops
In The Tung Foundation YAS you have access to special events designed to increase your knowledge and love of music. Instrumental masterclasses and workshops take place each year. Details will be uploaded here.

Masterclass Schedule:





Instructor -
HK Phil Players

Application Deadline

Demonstrator Observer
18 Jan 2014
09:30 – 11:00 CR2 Cello Anna Kwan Ton-an 14 Jan 2014
16 Jan 2014
11:30 – 13:00 CR2 Trombone Jarod Vermette (principal)
25 Jan 2014
09:30 – 11:00 CR1 Horn Jiang Lin (principal) 17 Jan 2014
23 Jan 2014
11:30 – 13:00 CR1 Violin Anders Hui
8 Feb 2014
09:30 – 11:00 CR2 Trumpet Christopher Moyse
(assistant principal)
24 Jan 2014
6 Feb 2014
11:30 – 13:00 CR2 Percussion Aziz D. Barnard Luce (principal)
15 Feb 2014
09:30 – 11:00 CR2 Flute Megan Sterling (principal) 31 Jan 2014
13 Feb 2014
11:30 – 13:00 CR2 Oboe Michael Wilson (principal)
22 Feb 2014
09:30 – 11:00 CR2 Violin Fan Ting (principal 2nd Violin) 7 Feb 2014
20 Feb 2014
11:30 – 13:00 CR2 Timpani James Boznos (principal)
*CR1 & CR2 –7/F, Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall backstage

Other information
Admission Fee : Free
Language : Mainly English (with some Cantonese translation)
Participant : 1) Applying as demonstrators OR
2) Applying as observers
* Each participant can apply for more than 1 masterclass
Requirement : Details please refer to the application form

Open Rehearsals
Over 10 open rehearsals are scheduled each year. Come and hear the orchestra in rehearsal – it’s a great way to gain insight into the best music making. Your membership gets you through the door!

Open Rehearsal Schedule: Please download here. (Due to the orchestra’s schedule, open rehearsals are held on weekdays only.)

Application details: Every HK Phil Junior can bring a maximum 5 guests to the open rehearsal.

Application deadline: 2 weeks before the confirmed open rehearsal (except 19 Sept)

Vivace! Bonus Points System and Outstanding Member Awards
Vivace! Bonus Points System rewards your efforts with recognition and unique HK Phil Junior souvenirs. Every time you attend an event or attain a music goal, you will get bonus points. When you have collected enough points, you can spend them on HK Phil Junior’s souvenirs – or apply for one of the Vivace! Outstanding Member Awards. Details, including terms and conditions, can be found in the members’ booklet.

To redeem the bonus points accumulated in 2013/14 season for souvenirs or awards, simply submit the redemption form 2013/14 and collect the souvenirs before 31 August 2013. 



Our e-newsletters and regular updates on members’ activities and HK Phil news come to all members automatically. Keep an eye out for more great activities throughout the year.

2013/14 Season
Membership Fees

Membership 1 Year
Membership period From 1/9/2013 to 31/8/2014
Membership fee New Member – HK$60
    Old Member – HK$50

  • 2013/14 Enrollment Form and Submission
    Simply download the Enrollment Form and submit the completed Enrollment Form together with the membership fee to our office, either by mail, fax, in person, or at the HK Phil reception counter on the night of the performance. Your membership card will be sent out by mail within 4 weeks upon receiving the Enrollment Form.

    Game Card Answers
    Please download the answers in the links below:

    Game 1- Question: Click here     Answer: Click here

    Game 2 - Question: Click here     Answer: Click here
    Game 3 - Question: Click here     Answer: Click here
    Game 4 - Question: Click here     Answer: Click here

    Share Your Thoughts

    What do you think about The Tung Foundation YAS activities this season? Do you have any interesting ideas or suggestions for the scheme in the coming year? It is a perfect time for you to voice your opinion by emailing us to

    Contact Us
    The Tung Foundation Young Audience Scheme
    The Hong Kong Philharmonic Society Ltd
    Level 8, Administration Building,
    Hong Kong Cultural Centre,
    Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
    Hong Kong

    Tel: 2312 6103
    Fax: 2721 5443


    Office hours (Mon - Fri) :
    9:00am - 12:30pm, 1:30pm - 5:45pm