Mr. Chow is Vice Chairman to the International Association of Theatre Critics (Hong Kong) besides a well-know and active music commentator in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan.
He has been writing essays for more than 40 years. His essays have been published with more than 10 titles written on music and arts, including:
《聽萬里樂—穿洲越嶺樂旅見聞（2014）、《現代香港的起跑點-大會堂五十年的故事》（2012）、《四季集—文化澳門十年評論集》（2010）,《雪泥鴻爪譜樂緣—香港中樂團環球巡演紀實回望》（2008）、 《美樂‧人生》（2006）, 《愛與音樂同行—香港管弦樂團30年》（2005）、《香港文化藝術評論集》 （1998）and so on.
In 2011, Mr. Chow was awarded the Medal of Honour by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. In 2005, he was awarded the Commendation Certificate and Award Pin by the Secretary for Home Affairs, Hong Kong SAR Government.