Mr Laurence Yu, a Music, IB Group 6 Tutor

Mr. Laurence Yu

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 Laurence Yu, a prize-winning pianist of Trinity College London Music Competition and Music Essentials NAFA Concerto Competition, showed his strong passion in music performance and music education. Being an active performer in both local and oversea art scene, he has performed in Korea, China, Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore, both as pianist and orchestral trombonist. 

 Ensemble playing has always played an important part in Yu’s musical life.   Laurence was formerly the bass trombonist in Hong Kong Young Musicians’ Wind Orchestra, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts Symphonic Wind Ensemble and Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts Orchestra. Moreover, Laurence had worked with some international renowned soloists and ensembles such as, Adam Frey, The Philharmonic Winds and Russian National Orchestra as an ensemble player. Since 2010, Laurence has become the pianist and keyboardist of The Philharmonic Winds. 

Laurence was graduated from Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA) and received an Honors degree in Music validated by University of Wales and Diploma in Piano Performance with Distinction. His principal study teachers were Mrs Rena Phua and Prof Boris Kraljevic. He also recieved the tuition from international artists such as Prof Patsy TohDr Felix Chang, Prof Thomas Hecht, Mr Norman Lee, Dr Jung Hwa Lee, Prof Stephen Ammer, Late Mr Ong Lip Tat, Mr Dennis Lee and Mdm Toh Chi Hung,  etc. Laurence is also a Licentiate and Associate in piano performance, Trinity College London. 

During the NAFA years, Yu received conducting training under Eric Watson and renowned German conductor Volker Hartung. He is now or formerly the member of Singapore Music Teachers Association (SMTA)Choral Directors’ Association Singapore (CDAS) and Band Directors’ Association (Singapore).  

Yu has great passion in music education, he made himself as a Piano Teacher at Rockwind Music (Hong Kong) in 2001-2004 and Senior Music Teacher at Agape Music School (Singapore) in 2005-2009. Between 2009-2014, Laurence was actively conducting Band and Choir of Singapore Schools. At the mean time, Laurence is dividing his time in private piano teaching and contributing in Kodály Academy of Music (Singapore)


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    Bachelor of Arts

    2007-2008 VERIFIED

  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

    Diploma in Music Performance (Distinction)

    2004-2007 VERIFIED


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    9:00am to 7:00pm
  • Tue
    9:00am to 7:00pm
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    9:00am to 7:00pm
  • Thu
    9:00am to 7:00pm
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    9:00am to 7:00pm
  • Sat
    9:00am to 7:00pm

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