I love photography. It’s something that I did as an extra elective when I was at school but I didn’t follow it through because I wanted to be with musicians. I have two Leica cam… Read More
Late last year, a chance reading of an article about an aspiring pianist’s dreams so moved a conductor that he immediately invited her to perform his favourite piano concerto with his… Read More
Pei-Sian Ng is one of the most easy-going musicians I have ever met. Contrary to what usually occurs in an interview, our conversation over lunch was filled with lighthearted recollections o… Read More
“I am a very serious composer”, Tan Chan Boon repeatedly emphasized throughout the night.I met up with the composer to talk about his recent work, The Quartet for Trio, composed… Read More
2015 has arrived! We kick off the year by looking back at ten of the most memorable moments in Singapore's classical music scene last year.Best Concert: Shimmering Sounds of the SoulWhen it… Read More
This will be conductor Zubin Mehta's fourth visit to Singapore, but for the first time he will bring along the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, with whom he shares an extraordinary love story… Read More
What do you remember from the last concert you attended? The soloist’s brilliant cadenza? That lovely Adagietto which moved you to tears? What about that queer piece which kept you wai… Read More
IntroductionThe Victoria Concert Hall, home of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, is back - just in time for Singapore’s 50th birthday next year. And what better way to celebrate than r… Read More
Hwa Chong Institution Drama CenterAmateur classical musicians often find themselves in a bind: how will they serve the ideals of an art form whose rigours of practice they cannot afford? Not… Read More
Esplanade Concert HallA recital by talented homegrown musicians Loh Jun Hong, Abigail Sin and Lin Juan hardly needs more going for it. Until one discovers the centrepiece of the evening - ta… Read More
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