May Hall

      LIU CHING CHIH 劉靖之

      HKIHSS Fellow, Hong Kong Institute for the Humanities and Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong


      Dr. Liu started his research project on the history of music in Hong Kong in 2007. Two book volumes “香港音樂史論-粵語流行曲、嚴肅音樂、粵劇” (A Critical History of Music in Hong Kong ── Cantopop, Serious Music and Cantonese Opera), “香港音樂史論—文化政策、音樂教育” (A Critical History of Music in Hong Kong ── Cultural Policy and Music Education) were published in 2013 and 2014 by the Commercial Press (HK) Limited. Dr. Liu lectured “Cantopop in Hong Kong ── Three Different Periods of Development and Three Different Style” at the Institute in 2015, with Professor Elizabeth Sinn as moderator and Dr. Ng Chun Hung as guest speaker.