ProfileAugust 3, 2020 2020-08-03 17:54
Florence Lui 雷康怡
Florence graduated from Hong Kong Baptist University Music & Fine Arts (major in flute and piano, minor in handbell and saxophone). She studied piano from piano master Mr Choi Swon Le and learned flute from famous Hong Kong Philharmonic flutist Mr Tim Wilson. Since 2006, she started her harp music learning from Ms Dan Yu, who won First Prize in the 5th USA International Harp Competition (the first harpist from China to win this prestigious competition). Florence achieved ABRSM Grade 8 within two years of learning harp music. She keeps learning harp from Ms Dan Yu to achieve ATCL & LTCL.
Florence loves harp music and arts. In 2017, she created her own brand “Beary Harpy”. The brand combined music, healing and pop arts, created a series of products inspired by a little 12-string harp instrument. The product package comes with an online tutorial and her own tutorial books & scores, which is a new trend of harp learning in Hong Kong. There are over 1500 followers subscribed to her learning platform to study harp music.
Besides harp ambassador, Florence is a comprehensive musician. She is good at music recording and has been active in Hong Kong pop concert performances. In 2020, she had her own music recording CD album “Healing Lullaby” launched. She mixed her harp recording with ambient sound and electronic music, which made a surprising harp album in the music market.