The SSC Affair

Come be a Singapore Symphony Chorister for a day!

The SSC Affair

Immerse yourself in a choral workshop with the Singapore Symphony Chorus (SSC)! Led by Choral Director Eudenice Palaruan and Assistant Choral Conductor Ellissa Sayampanathan, join our exclusive programme and dive into the excitement of performing excerpts from the current and upcoming seasons’ choral masterpieces by Brahms and Beethoven, alongside fellow choristers, and accompanied by the historic Klais Organ at the Victoria Concert Hall. Don't miss this unique opportunity to indulge in a memorable day, exploring the symphonic choral repertoire with the SSC!

Recommended for choristers between the ages of 28 to 65. Participants should have some (past or current) choral experience, an ability to read music is advantageous but not compulsory.

Please note that the classical repertoire may include liturgical works.

Programme Types

1. Chorus and Solo workshops

  • For choristers interested in exploring their solo voice, there will be opportunity to work 1-on-1 with voice clinicians. Limited slots available.

2. Chorus-only workshops

  • Choristers will get to partake in workshops that would include classical choral training, performance tips and vocal techniques.

Update on available slots:
Chorus and Solo:
- Fully subscribed for Soprano, Alto and Tenor.
- Limited slots for Bass still available!

- Fully subscribed for Soprano and Alto.
- Limited slots for Tenor and Bass still available!


  • Chorus and Solo workshops: S$140
  • Chorus-only workshops: S$100

10% Early Bird Discount available for first ten signups!

When and Where

  • Date: 7th April 2024
  • Time: 1pm to 7.15pm
  • Location: Victoria Concert Hall


  • Conclude your participation in The SSC Affair by singing in an evening presentation concert in the Victoria Concert Hall, with selected works accompanied by the historic Klais Organ.
  • Ticket discounts to selected SSO concerts in 2024
  • Exclusive merchandise and CD recordings by the Singapore Symphony Orchestra and Singapore Symphony Chorus


  • Eudenice Palaruan, Choral Director
  • Ellissa Sayampanathan, Assistant Choral Conductor
  • Choristers of the SSC

Registration is closed. See you at our next run in 2025!