Song Woon Teng
Singapore Symphony Orchestra cellist Song Woon Teng was born in Singapore and began his cello studies under the tutelage of H. Ilano, the former Associate Principal of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. In 1989 Song won First Prize in the Cello Open Category at the Seventh National Music Competition. Thereafter, with a National Arts Council Bursary, he left Singapore to study at the Indiana University School of Music in Bloomington under Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi. There he received both his Bachelor and Masters degrees in Music. Since his return, Song has been active in the chamber music scene as well as teaching.