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Daniel Chua

Head of the School of Humanities and Professor of Music, Hong Kong University
MA (Cambridge), MPhil (Cambridge), PhD (Cambridge)


Before joining Hong Kong University as the Head of the School of Humanities, Daniel K. L. Chua, was a fellow and the Director of Studies at St John’s College, Cambridge, and later Professor of Music Theory and Analysis at King’s College London. He was a Henry Fellow at Harvard and is the recipient of the 2004 Royal Musical Association’s Dent Medal. He has written widely on music, from Monteverdi to Stravinsky.


Courses Taught

  • INDS 555 - The Theological Implications of Western Music

Media & Publications

  • Absolute Music and the Construction of Meaning Book
  • The ‘Galitzin’ Quartets of Beethoven Book

Before joining Hong Kong University as the Head of the School of Humanities, Daniel K. L. Chua, was a fellow and the Director of Studies at St John’s College, Cambridge, and later Professor of Music Theory and Analysis at King’s College London. He was a Henry Fellow at Harvard and is the recipient of the 2004 Royal Musical Association’s Dent Medal. He has written widely on music, from Monteverdi to Stravinsky.