Photo © Memphis Fung

Photo © Memphis Fung




Chow Yin Ting Vonald obtained his Master of Music in Performance and graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. He studied with David Corkhill (Principal Percussion of London Philharmonia Orchestra) and Tony Bedewi (Co-Principal Timpani of London Symphony Orchestra) on timpani; Sam Walton (Co-Principal Percussion of London Symphony Orchestra). Prior to his graduate studies, he graduated from Hong Kong Baptist University with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Music with first class honours and first in class, under the tutelage of Dr. Lung Heung Wing. He obtained LTCL in Percussion Recital in 2010. He was awarded the Dr. Daniel Tse Music Scholarship in 2013.

In 2015, he participated and performed with Britten-Pears Orchestra in Aldeburgh, United Kingdom and performed solo in International Katarzyna Myćka Marimba Academy in Hannover, Germany. Vonald performed with London Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Simon Rattle in Barbican Hall in July 2015. Apart from solo and orchestral music, Vonald is also an experienced and avid chamber player, he performed ‘The Invisible Proverb’ quintet with Russell Hartenberger (member of Nexus) and choreographers in London Contemporary Dance School. He was a founding member of Up:Strike, a percussion quartet and Quarter, a quartet of two percussionists and two pianists.

Vonald Chow debuted at PRISM Chamber Music Festival in 2018 with Quarter, performing David Maslanka’s This Is the World.