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World Orchestra Festival - open for applications from Jul 20
th 2017 to Jul 23
Those wishing to apply to the 5th World Orchestra Festival in Vienna (20-23 Jul) can now do so. This event is for student and adult orchestras wishing to participate in a unique event in world music capital Vienna.To apply or find out more, click here.
The Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge from Aug 29
th 2017 to Aug 29
At Victoria Concert Hall, an evening concert with Music Director Dr Geoffrey Webber heading up The Choir of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge. On the programme, well known choral works from Mendelssohn to Britten and more.
GEMS World Academy from Sep 27
th 2017 to Sep 27
The Esplanade's Concourse is the venue two evening performances in one night, from the GEMS World Academy Music Department (GWA).Performance times: 18:45 & 19:45
Messa di Gloria by Giacomo Puccini. Performed by Nidarosdomens Gutteko... from Oct 20
th 2017 to Oct 21
Norway's oldest men and boys choir, Nidarosdomens Cathedral Men and Boys Choir are performing at the Esplanade Concert Hall. Performing Messa di Gloria, Giacomo Puccini’s classic piece, with them are the re:SOUND Chamber Orchestra.
The Legend of Zelda - Symphony of the Goddesses from Aug 26
th 2017 to Aug 26
The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses presented by the Zelda Symphony Orchestra and Chorus and conducted by Jessica Gethin at the Grand Theatre, Mastercard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands.
The Odyssey from Jun 28
th 2017 to Jun 28
At the Esplanade Recital Studio, The Odyssey by Heegan Lee, new age/classical piano solo recital. The recital includes works from SERGEI RACHMANINOFF and FRÉDÉRIC CHOPIN.
SSO Subscription Concert: Symphonie Fantastique from Jan 26
th 2018 to Jan 26
Singapore Symphony Orchestra Subscription Concert: Symphonie Fanstastique at the Esplanade Concert Hall, performing Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique, Op. 14 & Walton's Viola Concerto featuring Japanese maestro Kazushi Ono and viola player Zhang Manchin.
SSO Subscription Concert: When in Rome from Aug 19
th 2017 to Aug 19
Performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, Op. 37, Respighi's Fountains of Rome and Pines of Rome, the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, featuring Polish star conductor, Michal Nesterowicz and soloist Anna Tsybuleva in the SSO Subscription Concert: When in Rome.
SSO Subscription Concert: The Ring - An Orchestral Adventure from Oct 27
th 2017 to Oct 27
Singapore Symphony Orchestra Subscription Concert presents: The Ring - An Orchestral Adventure, featuring conductor Kristjan Järvi and French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet. SSO performs Wagner's famous opera The Ring – An Orchestral Adventure (arr. Henk De Vlieger) and Aint-Saens' Piano Conc...
Live Jukebox! by More than Music from Sep 8
th 2017 to Sep 8
At the Esplanade Recital Studio, More than Music presents Live Jukebox! A classical music concert where audience get the chance to help choose the pieces that will be performed through a menu provided. Artists Abigail, Jun Hong and Kevin performs the top picks with music from Mozart, Brahms, Ra...
re:SOUND - The Red Violin with Kam Ning from Jul 2
nd 2017 to Jul 2
re:SOUND opens their second season with The Red Violin with Singapore-born violinist Kam Ning, featuring Benjamin Britten’s Simple Symphony, the String Quartet no.1 by Edvard Grieg, and John Corigliano’s Red Violin Suite.For more information http://resoundcollective.org/
SSO Chamber Series: French Flavors from Sep 10
th 2017 to Sep 10
Singapore Symphony Orchestra at the Victoria Concert Hall performing the music of French composer George Onslow, Debussy's Sonata for Flute Viola and Harp and songs from Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess.
SSO Chamber Series: For the Emperor from Aug 11
th 2017 to Aug 12
At the Victoria Concert Hall for two nights, SSO Chamber Series presents For the Emperor, programme includes the string quartets by Haydn and Mozart.
SSO Concerts for Children: Nature Tales from Nov 4
th 2017 to Nov 5
Nature Tales, presented by the Singapore Symphony Orchestra at the Victoria Concert Hall, featuring the puppeteer Victor Yerrid, creator of the show and conductor Joshua Tan.Performance times:4 Nov 14:00 & 16:005 Nov 14:00
The Jam: A Pangdemonium Fundraiser from Sep 1
st 2017 to Sep 1
Pangdemonium brings together alumni Nathan Hartono, Benjamin Kheng, Inch Chua and Andrew Marko in this one-night only fundraiser concert at the Esplanade Concert Hall.
Victoria Memorial Hall 1930 from Jul 1
st 2017 to Jul 1
The long running Young Virtuoso Recital Series has been a notable showcase of Singapore’s brightest young pianists over the years. The upcoming installment of the series will take a step further by featuring, for the first time, a non-pianist: cellist Loke Hoe Kit. Hoe Kit has been described by the...
SSO Concerts for Children: Peter and the Wolf from Sep 2
nd 2017 to Sep 3
SSO Concerts for Children presents Peter and the Wolf at the Victoria Concert Hall, featuring mime artists from Magic Circle Mime! and conductor Joshua Tan.
SSO Discovering Music!: Go Fourth with Brahms from Sep 24
th 2017 to Sep 24
The first among the 3 of the Discovering Music! Series with conductor Jason Lai, Go Fourth with Brahms at the Victoria Concert Hall. Explore and learn about Brahm's last symphony Fourth and more about the composer's life.
Songs of the Sunny Island by Singapore Wind Symphony from Jul 16
th 2017 to Jul 16
At the Esplanade Concert Hall, The Singapore Wind Symphony presents Songs of the Sunny Island, part of 'Pops' Esplanade Series, featuring Nathan Hartono and Joanna Dong.
An Evening of Xinyao from Oct 22
nd 2017 to Oct 22
SCO and TCR Music Station brings their concert: An Evening of Xinyao, performing Singapore's musical heritage at the Esplanade Concert Hall for one night only.
SCO Concert for Little Tots - Tales and Legends from Oct 7
th 2017 to Oct 7
SCO presents Concert for Little Tots - Tales and Legends, bringing Chinese legends and music together, featuring Conductor Moses Gay and Narrator/Scriptwriter Kamini Ramachandran.
SNYCO Annual Concert: Exuberance of Youth II from Jul 22
nd 2017 to Jul 22
At the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre Auditorium, with Conductor Sun Peng and Music Director Quek Ling Kiong, SNYO presents Exuberance of Youth II, their annual concert.
Eric Watson’s World of Chinese Music from Nov 3
rd 2017 to Nov 3
Listen to Eric Watson's Nanyang music compositions in this one night concert, featuring conductor Tsung Yeh, and performances by tabla performer Jatinder Singh Bedi, a recitation by actor Lim Kay Tong and a concerto for sanxian by SCO musician Huang Guifang.
SCO Gala: Sun Yingdi & Chelsea Chen Keyboard Extravaganza from Jul 8
th 2017 to Jul 8
Keyboard Classical Stars Sun Yingdi & Chelsea Chen opens the SCO season gala at the Esplanade Concert Hall for one evening performing Battle Typhoon, Yellow River Piano Concerto, Symphony No. 2 and many more.
Incursion Trio, Tchaikovsky & Arensky Piano Trios from Jul 11
th 2017 to Jul 11
Brownhill Consultancy presents the Incursion Trio's "Tchaikovsky & Arensky," a Tuesday evening concert at the Esplanade Recital Studio. Escape the summer heat of Singapore and take on a breathtaking journey to the summit of Russian romanticism with this passionate program. Written...
Melvyn Tan Gala Concert from Dec 27
th 2017 to Dec 27
Internationally renowned pianist Melvyn Tan is featured on the Aureus Great Artist Series for one evening at the Esplanade Concert Hall, performing the pieces of Weber, Ravel, Liszt and Scarlatti.
Silk Road Extravaganza from Sep 23
rd 2017 to Sep 23
Baritone Liao Changyong, soprano Huang Ying and tenor Zhang Jianyi performs with the SCO at the Esplanade Concert Hall, bringing you classical masterpieces for one evening in September.
Quintet-ssential British by Take 5 Piano Quintet from Sep 10
th 2017 to Sep 10
In collaboration with Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay, Take 5 Piano Quintet brings you back to the early 20th century with the Singapore premiers of piano quintets by two important British composers, Frank Bridge and Arnold Bax.
Vienna Boys Choir in Singapore 2018 from Jan 13
th 2018 to Jan 13
Enjoy an evening listening to the heavenly voices of The Vienna Boys Choir at the historic Victoria Concert Hall. This the first of the series of two presentations by The Vienna Boys Choir during the SVBC Week in Singapore.
The Seventh Night of July from Jul 7
th 2017 to Jul 7
On its 3rd edition of its chamber concert series, PhilClarinets present PhilClarinets in Concert III - The Seventh Night of July, conducted by Mr Daniel Yiau at the Victoria Concert Hall. This concert kickstarts the Philharmonic Winds' Chamber Series for 2017.