Instrument Personalities in Band!

Instrument Personalities in Band!

The year 2022 looks promising for the wind band scene in Singapore. There is a gradual lightening of the Safe Management Measures (SMM) as we prepare the band program this year. It is a good year to join band and consider which instrument to play. Perhaps you wonder:...
Seize every opportunity

Seize every opportunity

Mohammad Danial Lutfi B M S Euphonist & President Tampines Meridian Junior College Symphonic Band Just like how our choice piece, ‘Journey to Zipang’, progressed, our SYF journey in TMJCSB was one that took us on a rollercoaster ride too. Upon resuming physical...
Leading by example

Leading by example

Chong Kai-Yan  Saxophonist & President Eunoia Junior College Symphonic Band As Singapore effectively moves back to Phase 2 on the 8th May 2021, I am reminded of the time when the band was conducting its sessions in those circumstances. In this weird time,...
What I love most about band

What I love most about band

Joshua Sim Trombonist & Acting Brass QM Eunoia Junior College Symphonic Band Band. A simple 4 letter word, with 1 syllable. Yet this word sparks immense joy within me every time I think of it. As of 2021, it is my 6th year as a symphonic band player. And a good...
What is Band?

What is Band?

Sherwin Leow Trombone Section Leader & Vice President Anderson Serangoon Junior College Symphonic Band Band to me, is a community. A community of like-minded folks who enjoy manipulating the wind and vibrations to their liking. Whilst I love the feeling of spewing...
An eye-opening band journey

An eye-opening band journey

Loh Yin Heng Flautist & President Anderson Serangoon Junior College Symphonic Band When I first set foot in Singapore in January 2020, I was really looking forward to making music here, not knowing it was going to be an extraordinary year ahead. I have long heard...