由2008年至2014年擔任香港青年交響樂團（豎琴）團員，曾獲頒優異團員證書。曾以特邀團員身份參與英國伯明翰交響樂團、瑞典呂勒奧科技大學樂團、香港青年管樂團、香港愛樂管樂團、香港教育學院管弦樂團等。具豐富演奏經驗，曾於聯合國兒童基金會郎朗慈善演奏會中擔任樂團豎琴樂手；第一屆香港豎琴節和多個音樂事務處週年音樂中獨奏；亦具商場及婚禮演奏經驗。 趙老師曾代表香港教育學院到瑞典呂勒奧科技大學作交換生，其間擔任該大學的樂團豎琴手，並與瑞典當地學生舉辦演奏會，內容包括豎琴與敲擊樂二重奏。在 2013 年獲選為香港青年管樂團濟州之旅團員（豎琴/鋼琴），代表香港赴韓國濟州出席當地主辦的「2013濟州國際管樂節」。
Chiu Yuen Kei (Rachel) graduated with Master of Arts in Music Education and Bachelor of Education (Honours)- Music, in Hong Kong Institute of Education where she majored in harp. She has been studying harp with Miss Sze Ying Lam, Barbara in Music Office since 11. She was awarded Licentiate of Trinity College London (LTCL) in Harp Recital and Associate Diploma (ATCL) in Harp Recital with distinction. Also, she has obtained Associated Board of Royal School Grade 8 in Harp, Music Theory and Piano.
Rachel was a harp player for Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra from 2008 to 2014 and awarded outstanding member. Rachel performs frequently with various orchestras such as Birmingham Symphonic Winds(U.K), Hong Kong Wind Philharmonia and Hong Kong Youth Symphonic Band. During her study in HKIEd, she was a harp player for HKIEd Symphonic Band, Orchestra, Singers, Chorus, Pit Orchestra (CCA Musical)etc., and cello player in Chinese Orchestra and Revolutionary Orchestra.
Rachel is enthusiastic about sharing her music. She was invited to perform in a number of music events, such as Hong Kong harp festival, Lang Lang's Charity Concert for UNICEF, HKYSO annual concert, St John's Cathedral -Evening Concert, Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macau Music Education Forum etc. She was selected to join HKYSB 2013 tour (2013 Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival).
In year 2011, Rachel was an exchange student in Music School of Luleå University of Technology in Sweden. She was invited to be a harp player in Luleå University of Technology orchestra productions 2011/12. In the same year, she gave her harp and percussion duo recital at Acusticum in Piteå, Sweden.
A devoted harp teacher, Rachel coaches harp students at the Yip's Children Choral & Performing Arts Centre, secondary schools, primary schools and kindergartens. Her aim is to promote harp music in Hong Kong as well as fostering our next generation in music and related arts form.
Trinity College London
LTCL in Harp Recital
ATCL in Harp Recital with Distinction
Grade 8 Harp Examination with Merit
Grade 8 Theory of Music Examination
Grade 8 Piano Examination
The Education Bureau
Birmingham Symphonic Winds (UK) - Guest Harpist
Performed with the orchestra in Hong Kong and joined in the concert tour to Macau
2013 – 2014
Hong Kong Youth Symphonic Band – Principal Harpist & Pianist
Participated in Jeju International Wind Ensemble Festival | 2013
2008 – 2014
Hong Kong Youth Symphony Orchestra - Harpist/ Principal Harpist
Performed in Lang Lang's Charity Concert for UNICEF | 2010
2012 – 2014
Hong Kong Wind Philharmonia - Guest Harpist
The HKIEd Orchestra - Principal Harpist
Hong Kong Baptist University Wind Symphony - Guest Harpist
Luleå University of Technology Orchestra (Sweden) - Harpist