Mr. Shiu was born in Hong Kong, the first Chinese with a master degree in Trombone Performance. He started to learn the trombone at the age of 14. He was the three times winner of the H.K school music festival-senior trombone solo(1979-81). Mr Shiu graduated from APA with a full scholarship by the H.K. Jockey Club. With the same scholarship, Mr. Shiu had his master degree from the Cleveland Institute of Music of the United States.Mr. Shiu is the trombone professor of the Chinese Culture University and the Shih Chien University. He also teaches in Taipei American School, Jian Ho Middle School and Chung Chin Middle School.
Mr. Shiu is the Co- principal trombone of the National Symphony Orchestra of Taiwan.