Music Theory Course

Group Class
Room 1101-2, 11/F, 38 Plaza, 38 Shantung Street, Mong Kok, Kowloon

Upcoming Courses

CourseFormatClass TimeClass DatesStatusFee
  • Grade 5
  • Music Theory
  • Every Sunday
  • 3pm-4pm
11/8, 18/8, 25/8, 1/9, 8/9, 15/9, 22/9, 29/9, 6/10, 13/10, 20/10, 27/10, 3/11, 10/11, 17/11, 24/11Enrolling
  • $3,600
  • (16 sessions)
  • Grade 5
  • Music Theory
  • Every Wednesday
  • 5pm-6pm
14/8, 28/8, 4/9, 11/9, 25/9, 2/10, 9/10, 16/10, 23/10, 30/10, 6/11, 13/11, 20/11, 27/11, 4/12, 11/12, 18/12Enrolling
  • $3,600
  • (16 sessions)
  • 3 to 5 students per class;
  • If the number of students does not meet the minimum requirement 5 days before the class starts, the class will be postponed or a refund will be arranged;
  • The above fees do not include examination registration fees or teaching materials costs;
  • This course does not offer trial class arrangements and require payment for the entire course at once;
  • Before enrolling in classes, please read the "Class Rules" and "Bad Weather Arrangements", or inquire with our staff.

Course Features

Course Content

The course content is designed for the ABRSM Grade 5 and Grade 8 music theory exams, covering:
  • Tonality
  • Scales
  • Rhythm and Metre
  • Intervals
  • Chords
  • Musical Phrases and Cadences
  • Modulation
  • Musical Terms

Face-to-Face Classes

The course is conducted in face-to-face format, allowing students to receive immediate feedback and guidance.

Small Group Teaching

3 to 5 students per class

Tutor Profile

Miss Ng

  • Miss Ng
  • (G. 5 / G. 8 Music Theory Tutor)

Mo Suet Ng enjoys a versatile music career as an organ soloist, collaborative pianist, accompanist, educator, and composer. She was invited to perform in major venues in London and Hong Kong, not limited to Cambridge Clare College Chapel, Oxford Hertford College Chapel and LSO St Luke’s (London Symphony Orchestra Friday Lunchtime Concert).

She is currently the organist of Christian & Missionary Alliance Hebron Church and Diocesan Boys' School Chaplaincy / HKSKH St. Augustine's Chapel in Hong Kong and was the organist in St Agnes Church Kennington Park in London. She works intensively as a keyboardist with contemporary music ensembles and orchestras, including Ubu Ensemble, Guildhall Symphony Orchestra and Collegium Musicum Hong Kong. In 2023, Ng’s performance with Ubu Ensemble in Barbican, featuring works of Frank Zappa, has been broadcasted in BBC Radio 3.

She was the accompanist of HKBU Choir, HKBU Women’s Choir, Hong Kong Oratorio Society, Kwun Tong Children’s Choir, Yip's Children's Choral and Performing Arts Centre, Anglican Little Singers, SKH St. Mary's Church Mok Hing Yiu College Choir, University Baptist Church and Kentish Town Congregational Church. She has worked on major choral works, including Faure Requiem, Handel Messiah, and Vivaldi Gloria. In 2023, she performed the complete Handel’s Coronation anthems with Aeolian Singers in celebrating King Charles III's Coronation.

Ng is interested in collaborating with both instrumentalists and singers. In 2021, she formed KM21, a dynamic duo, and EnsemBouquet, a flexible ensemble that feature works for flute, piano and other instruments with Karen Wong, a flautist. The duo performed in various occasions including the Collaborative Piano Institute, and Robert Levin’s improvisation masterclass. Ng performed complete Schumann cycles, including Dichterliebe and Frauenliebe und Leben. She also participated in Schubert Die schöne Müllerin project, leading by Roderick Williams, a renowned British baritone.

Ng has been the recipients of multiple awards in the Hong Kong Schools Music Festival, Hong Kong (Asia) Piano Open Competition, Canadian International Music Competition, Golden Classical Music Awards International Competition, American Protégé International Piano & Strings Competition, Muse International Music Competition, Odin International Music Competition and London Young Musicians.

Passionate in teaching, she was a teaching and research assistant in music history in Hong Kong Baptist University. She is currently the piano instructor in International Christian Quality Music Secondary and Primary School.

In addition, Ng writes music during her leisure time. Her string quartet “Dance of Pear Blossoms” was premiered by Cong Quartet in Chinese University of Hong Kong Lee Hysan Concert Hall. In 2020, she was the champion of International Music Talent Competition in composing for solo instrument category.

Teaching Materials

  • Grade 5
  • Music
  • Theory
Music Theory Books
  1. Discovering Music Theory Workbook G. 1
  2. Discovering Music Theory Workbook G. 2
  3. Discovering Music Theory Workbook G. 3
  4. Discovering Music Theory Workbook G. 4
  5. Discovering Music Theory Workbook G. 5
  6. 2022 Music Theory Practice Papers G. 5
  7. 2023 Music Theory Practice Papers G. 5
  8. Staff Paper
  • $550
  • (8 books in total)
  • Students can purchase the above materials on their own or through our academy.
  • If you wish to purchase materials through our academy (only available as a complete set), please notify us at least 3 days before the course starts for arrangements.

Class Rules

  1. Maintain a good learning atmosphere, including respecting teachers, others, music, instruments, and equipment;
  2. Attend classes on time; "class time" includes instruction, setup, and packing;
  3. For better learning outcomes, students should bring their own books and materials every lesson;
  4. If experiencing fever or respiratory symptoms, students should NOT attend class and should seek medical attention promptly.
Sick Leave
  • All sick leave and personal leave are NOT eligible for rescheduling or makeup classes.
Personal Leave
  • All sick leave and personal leave are NOT eligible for rescheduling or makeup classes.
Tuition Fees
  • Tuition fees are prepaid;
  • The total course fee must be paid in full upon registration;
    M5 Academy does not accept any refund requests unless the course cannot be conducted due to insufficient student enrollment or unforeseen circumstances.
  • If the tutor is unable to provide classes as usual, M5 Academy will arrange for another tutor to substitute or reschedule.
Trial Classes
  • M5 Academy does NOT offer free trial classes;
  • Trial classes are NOT offered for group classes.
WeatherPlease refer to Bad Weather Arrangements.

Enroll or Inquire

Phone Call+852 9690 9956
AddressRoom 1101-2, 11/F, 38 Plaza, 38 Shantung Street, Mong Kok, Kowloon
(Please make an appointment)

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