Shredding with Rachel Barton Pine

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Shredding with Rachel Barton Pine


Sun / 27 Oct 2019 / 4:00PM


Victoria Concert Hall



Eruption by Van Halen

The Spirit of Radio by Rush

Master of Puppets by Metallica

Cowboys from Hell by Pantera


Infusing classical music with its heavy metal counterpart, award-winning violinist and Singapore Symphony Orchestra 2019/20 Artist-in-Residence Rachel Barton Pine powers up for a convention-breaking, genre-defying night. From Van Halen to Sibelius, Nine Inch Nails to Shostakovich, Paganini to Led Zeppelin, watch her electrify the stage together with SSO musicians!


As part of her residency, Pine will also give a talk in the YST Forum Series on 29 October.

Striking and charismatic…she demonstrated a bravura technique and soulful musicianship - The New York Times

Attend This Concert

Let our 19/20 Artiste-In-Residence Rachel Barton Pine show you how she champions rock and heavy metal music.


  • Rachel Barton Pine, violin
  • Musicians of the SSO

Standard Tickets:

$30, $20

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Admission Advice:

Rating/ Age Limit

  • Children must be age 7 and above to be admitted into the hall.
  • Children under 7 will not be admitted into the hall, even with a ticket.
  • Please bring along proof of child’s age, such as a student concession pass, as random checks may be conducted at the venue.
  • Parents or guardians of children admitted are strongly encouraged to purchase aisle seats.
  • We reserve the right to ask parents to bring children out of the hall should they be disruptive during the performance.
  • No admission without a ticket.

Late Seating

  • You are strongly advised to be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time.
  • Latecomers will only be admitted at appropriate pauses during the show or during intermission, if any.

Photography/ Video Recording Rules

  • Non-flash photography is allowed during bows and applause. No photography when artistes are performing.
  • Unauthorised video recordings are strictly not allowed.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the event in which you may appear. Such photographs and videos may be displayed or published on SSG’s website, social media platforms, publications and publicity materials. By attending the event, you consent to the use of these photographs and videos for the foregoing purposes.