HANS GRAF / MUSIC DIRECTOR
From July 2022, Hans Graf assumes the title of Music Director of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, the third in the orchestra's history. His collaboration with the SSO has been described as “solidly musical” (Bachtrack) and an “inspired partnership” (The Straits Times).
LAN SHUI, BBM / CONDUCTOR LAUREATE
Lan Shui (Music Director, 1997-2019) is renowned for his abilities as an orchestral builder and for his passion in commissioning, premiering and recording new works by leading Asian composers. He is the recipient of several international awards, as well as Singapore’s Cultural Medallion – our highest accolade in the arts, and the Bintang Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Star, or BBM).
CHOO HOEY, BBM / CONDUCTOR EMERITUS
Choo Hoey is the Singapore Symphony Orchestra's founding Music Director, from 1979 to 1996. His pioneering work building the orchestra from its modest beginnings has earned him the Cultural Medallion (1979) and the Public Service Star (1982).
RODOLFO BARRÁEZ / ASSOCIATE CONDUCTOR
Rodolfo Barráez joins the Singapore Symphony Orchestra as Associate Conductor from the 22/23 season. A rising star of the conducting world, Barráez has garnered a handful of accolades in recent years and was recently named one of Los Angeles Philharmonic's 22/23 Dudamel Fellows.
EUDENICE PALARUAN / CHORAL DIRECTOR
Choral Director of the Singapore Symphony Chorus, Eudenice Palaruan wears many hats as chorister, composer, arranger and music pedagogue.