Ray Cheung 張緯揚

Born in Hong Kong, Cheung Ray Yeung received his Bachelor of Music degree from the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. He studied cello with Dr. Letty Poon and chamber music with Ray Wang and Ivan Chan. After graduation, he continued his studies with Artem Konstantinov. Ray Cheung won international awards including third Prize at the first Schoenfeld International String Competition (Aficionado Cello Senior Group) in 2013 and the String Quartet Group award at the Princess Galyani Vadhana International Ensemble Competition in 2016. Ray Cheung is an active chamber and orchestral musician in Hong Kong. In 2014 Ray joined the Asian Youth Orchestra as the associate principal cellist. He also plays the baroque cello and viola da gamba, and has performed many concerts with the Early Music Society of Hong Kong. He has also given numerous premieres of new works at Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.