August 2019

National Day Awards for SSO Founding Director, and Conductor Laureate

By Peggy Kek & Haslina Hassan

Two men who inspired and paved the way for the Singapore Symphony Orchestra were recipients of the National Day Awards 2019. The SSO congratulates Mr J Y Pillay and Conductor Laureate Lan Shui on their awards. [read more]

Ladies’ League Members Rosy, Kris and Paige, Receive NAC Awards

By Leong Wenshan

Rosy Ho, Kris Tan, Paige Parker. Familiar names on our donors roll were recently feted at the National Arts Council Patron of the Arts Awards 2019. [read more]

Kevin Loh: From National Service to President’s Young Performers Concert

By Leong Wenshan

Fresh from completing his national service, 21-year-old Kevin Loh will headline this year’s SSO President’s Young Performers Concert. [read more]

What do titanium and a garage have to do with SSO Principal Oboe, Rachel Walker?

By Peggy Kek & Haslina Hassan

If you’ve ever heard an orchestra tuning their instruments, you’d heard the sound of the oboe. Rachel Walker, Principal Oboe, Singapore Symphony Orchestra shares with us the joys and challenges of being a professional musician. [read more]