Violinist. Collaborative Pianist.
Born in Hong Kong, violinist Law Wai-Ting Jonathan is known for his passionate playing that connects audience; he is also a collaborative pianist that specialises in strings repertoire.
Jonathan graduated from the Master of Music in Performance (Violin) at the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) under the tutelage of international chair Prof. Yair Kless from Israel; with full-tuition scholarship under “Hong Kong Scholarship for Excellence Scheme” from the HKSAR government. During his studies, he took part in different orchestral projects with Hallé Orchestra and Manchester Camerata. Before studying in the United Kingdom, Jonathan finished his Integrated Bachelor of Business Administration Programme (Marketing) at the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK). His scholarship at CUHK includes “Kunkle and Pommerenke Scholarship” and “Chung Chi College Departmental Prize”.
Jonathan’s recent competition success includes “Chiang Mai Ginastera International Music Festival” Open Category champion; “Princess Galyani Vadhana International Competition” Piano Trio Group champion; South China Morning Post “Student of the Year” Performing Artist Award runner-up; Hong Kong Generation Next Arts Piano Competition second prize, just to name a few.
As a collaborative pianist, Jonathan has extensive experience especially in playing strings repertoire. His deep understanding of strings’ technics and performance styles made his playing extremely responsive to the soloist. Also being an experienced pianist for harmonica, he was the pianist for numerous champions at the Seoul International Harmonica Festival and Asia Pacific Harmonica Festival.
Jonathan was taught by Prof. Yang Bao Zhi on the violin; and was trained at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts (HKAPA) Junior Programme under the guidance of Ms. Nancy Loo, Dr. Mary Wu and Mr. Raymond Young in piano. Upon his return to Hong Kong, Jonathan focuses on violin performance and other teachings. He is the music director of Strings Amarta and recently set up his own violin studio to nurture musicians of the next generation.
香港小提琴家羅瑋庭畢業於英國皇家北方音樂學院音樂演奏碩士，師隨以色列敎育家Prof. Yair Kless主修小提琴演奏，由特區政府頒授的「香港卓越獎學金」全額資助修讀。在學期間曾參與英國哈雷管弦樂團和Manchester Camerata的演出。修讀碩士前羅氏在香港中文大學修讀綜合工商管理學士, 因學術成績出眾獲得「龔約翰龐萬倫獎學金」和「崇基學院傑出學生奬學金」。
此外，羅氏近年獲得不少獎頂，包括「甘拉雅妮塔娜公主國際比賽」鋼琴三重奏組冠軍, 「清邁吉納斯特拉國際音樂比賽」公開組冠軍, 「南華早報年度學生 - 藝術家大奬」亞軍和「香港新世代藝術協會鋼琴比賽」亞軍等等。