Alice Chan Yuen-yu started playing violin at the age of 9 and has fallen in love with music ever since. Being a sixth grader, she attained Grade 8 violin certificate of the Associated Board of Royal Schools of Music and then passed both ATCL and LTCL exams of Trinity College London with Distinction.
Upon graduation from Diocesan Girls’ School, Alice was admitted to Hong Kong Baptist University through “Music Talent Development Programme”, and obtained Diploma in Musical Studies as well as Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Music.
Alice wishes to share her passion through teaching. She has been engaged in various class formation in addition to private lessons. Her footsteps can be found in public schools, including King George V School (ESF), Kowloon School (ESF), Clearwater Bay School (ESF), Kiangsu-Chekiang College (Shatin), Munsang College Kindergarten etc. Amount her students, aged 4 to over 40, many of them managed to attain Grade 8 or above.
Apart from teaching, Alice is an active orchestral player. She is currently hired by Pan Asia Symphony Orchestra and Six-Arts Orchestra as tutti violinist. Being a frequent guest player of various orchestras, Alice has been receiving invitation to different parts of the world as violinist and violist. She has performed in Britain, Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Thailand, Hong Kong, and other main cities in Mainland China. Alice has also recorded for local Church and Singers.
In 2016 summer, Alice was invited to participate in the finale concert of Hong Kong Vienna Music Festival, performing alongside the renowned Viennese and Hong Kong musicians, including members of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra and Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra.