SSO National Day Concert

Subscription Concert

SSO National Day Concert

Schedule

Sat / 11 Aug 2018 / 7:30PM

Venue

Esplanade Concert Hall

Programme Brochure

Programme

  • KELLY TANG
    Symphonic Suite on a Set of Local Tunes 
  • SYAFIQAH ‘ADHA SALLEHIN
    Bidasari   
  • CHEN ZHANGYI    
    Vanda, Concerto for Violin and Orchestra 

    Intermission
        
  • KELLY TANG    
    Sketches of Singapore
  • WANG CHENWEI    
    The Sisters’ Islands
  • Excerpts from Liang Wern Fook's Xinyao Medley (arr. Samuel Tan)
  • ZUBIR SAID    
    Semoga Bahagia (arr. Phoon Yew Tien)   
  • S. JESUDASSAN     
    Munnaeru Vaalibaa (arr. Phoon Yew Tien)  
  • DICK LEE    
    Home (arr. Kelly Tang)

A SINGAPOREAN SHOWCASE

Celebrate Singapore’s 53rd National Day in this all-Singaporean programme conducted by Darrell Ang, featuring six homegrown composers, from veteran pioneer Phoon Yew Tien, to rising names Wang Chen Wei and Syafiqah 'Adha Mohd Sallehin. Violinist Kam Ning is the soloist in Chen Zhangyi’s Vanda Concerto, while the choirs of the Singapore Symphony family join forces in Kelly Tang’s arrangement of the now classic “Home”.

Ning’s beautiful playing testifies to her brilliance, lovely sound and intelligence. - Yehudi Menuhin

Attend This Concert

To hear "Home" played by orchestra with choir, and other homegrown composers' music inspired by Singapore.

Featuring

  • Darrell Ang, conductor
  • Kam Ning, violin
  • Singapore Symphony Chorus
  • Eudenice Palaruan, choral director
  • Singapore Symphony Youth Choir
  • Singapore Symphony Children's Choir
  • Wong Lai Foon, choirmaster

Standard Tickets:

$68, $48, $38, $28, $15

Admission Advice:
No admission for infants-in-arms and children below 6 years of age.
Latecomers may expect to be admitted after Symphonic Suite (12') or Bidasari (5'). Subject to change at the discretion of the performers.

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