Chris Cheung graduated from the Manhattan School of Music and Temple University with a Master Degree of Music. During the period he studied abroad, he had appeared in numerous festival performances including the Pacific Music Festival in Japan, the Schleswig Holestein Music Festival in Germany, the Chautauqua Music Festival in New York and Asian Youth Orchestra. After graduation, he was engaged as a member of the Sinfonica di Milano, Giuseppe Verdi in Italy where he worked under the baton of Maestro Alun Francis.
After his return to Hong Kong in 1998, he worked at the Hong Kong Music Office and some other music education organizations. Chris is currently the Director of the Hong Kong Music Education and has been a member of the City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong.