Concert Extras

Beyond the ticket: join us in our concert fringe events designed to help you enjoy the music even more.

Last updated: 9 Apr 2020

Discover new insights into the music you are about to hear in the concert hall. Let our specialist speakers enrich your experience in the world of classical music. Pre-Concert Talks are held from 6.30pm to 7pm.

Note: Concert titles listed below may not reflect the actual topic of the talk.

Date Venue Details
Thu, 23 Apr 2020 [CANCELLED]

Cello Escapades
Speaker: Phang Kok Jun (Composer-in-residence at Ding Yi Music Company)

Fri, 1 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

Nadia Sirota•Nico Muhly Viola Concerto
Speakers: Nico Muhly (Composer) and Dr Margaret Chen (Organist, Curator, and Senior Lecturer of Music History and Liturgy, Singapore Bible College)

Fri, 8 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

Red Balloon: Penderecki Conducts Penderecki
Speaker: Darren Sim (Music Educator)

Wed & Thu, 20 & 21 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

SSO Gala: Seong-Jin Cho
Speaker: Andrew Lim (Creative Director and Presenter at Symphony 92.4FM)

Further talks will be added at a later date.

Autograph sessions offer the rare opportunity to meet the stars of the show. All autograph sessions are held during intermission unless otherwise indicated. Where applicable, priority in the queue is given to attendees with artiste merchandise.

Date Venue Artiste
Sat & Sun, 11 & 12 Apr 2020 [CANCELLED]

Bojan Cicic, violin/conductor

VCHpresents Baroque Festival

Thu, 23 Apr 2020 [CANCELLED]

Wu Man, pipa
Qin Li-Wei , cello

Cello Escapades

Fri, 1 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

Nadia Sirota , viola

Nadia Sirota • Nico Muhly Viola Concerto

Fri, 8 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

Radovan Vlatković, horn

Red Balloon: Penderecki Conducts Penderecki

Fri, 15 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

Miloš Karadaglić, guitar

VCHpresents Excite!: Miloš Karadaglić - Here Comes The Sun

(post-concert)

Wed & Thu, 20 & 21 May 2020 [CANCELLED]

Seong-Jin Cho, piano

SSO Gala: Seong-Jin Cho

(post-concert)

Thu, 4 Jun 2020 [CANCELLED]

Nelson Goerner, piano

27th Singapore International Piano Festival - Nelson Goerner

(post-concert)

Fri, 5 Jun 2020 [CANCELLED]

Mei Yi Foo, piano

27th Singapore International Piano Festival - Mei Yi Foo

(post-concert)

Sat, 6 Jun 2020 [CANCELLED]

Leon McCawley, piano

27th Singapore International Piano Festival - Leon McCawley

(post-concert)

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 Victoria Concert Hall Stalls Foyer

Tom Scott, piano and animator
Jonathan Scott, organ

VCHpresents Organ: The Composer and the Mouse

(post-concert)

More autograph sessions will be added at a later date.

Date Time Venue Details
Fri, 17 Apr 2020   [CANCELLED]

The Stradivari Quartet Plays Mahler
Speakers: 
Xiaoming Wang (Violin)
Sebastian Bohren (Violin)
Lech Antonio Uszynski (Viola)
Maja Weber (Cello)

Sun, 19 Apr 2020   [CANCELLED] The Stradivari Quartet Plays Beethoven
Speakers: 
Xiaoming Wang (Violin)
Sebastian Bohren (Violin)
Lech Antonio Uszynski (Viola)
Maja Weber (Cello)
 

Every concert is the result of collaborative hard work. Open rehearsals offer a behind-the-scenes perspective of how the conductor shapes every note and phrase with the orchestra, and how the individual sections come together as a harmonious whole. (Open to public)

Date Time Venue Details
Sat, 11 Apr 2020 [CANCELLED] Victoria Concert Hall Baroque Festival - Genius of Rome
Further Open Rehearsals will be added at a later date.

Date Time Venue
Mon, 4 May 2020 [CANCELLED]
  • Tour is free and open to public.
  • Pre-registration is required and will open on 20 Apr 2020.
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