Singaporean Choral Conductor-Composer Darius Lim has risen to prominence in the national and international music scene with more than 40 national and international awards that include Gold medals, 1st and 2nd Prizes, Category Champions, and other special prizes in both local and international choral and composition competitions.
Upon returning to Singapore after graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama with a Masters in Choral Conducting (with Distinction), Darius Lim was appointed Assistant-Choirmaster of the Singapore Symphony Children’s Choir.
Under Lim's baton, choirs have performed in numerous national events such as the Singapore Youth Festival Opening & Closing concerts, Aseanapol in Harmony Celebrations and Singapore Youth Festival International Night. He has been chorusmaster for many productions that include Fences- An Opera in Two Acts, Phua Chu Kang The Musical, Unity in Diversity and Aseanapol in Harmony.
As a composer, Lim’s choral works have been performed widely around the world by choirs in China, America, Hong Kong, Australia, Spain, South Korea, Finland, Malaysia, Taiwan, Russia, Singapore and the Philippines. He is one of the newest international composers to be published by world leading music publisher, Edition Peters.
Currently Music Director of VOCO Singapore Ladies Choir and VOCE Singapore Men’s Choir, Artistic Director of Voices of Asia International Choir Festival, President of the Choral Directors’ Association of Singapore and Associate Choirmaster of the Singapore Symphony Children’s Choir, Darius Lim continues to push the boundaries of Singaporean choral music.