Launching Band Academy Singapore

Launching Band Academy Singapore

Band Academy Singapore (BAS) is established by three distinguished Band Directors, Adrian Chiang, Joseph Teo, and Clive Choo, alongside Academy Manager Erica Goh. Located at Waterloo Centre in the heart of the Civic District, this team of four is dedicated to...
Ventus Band: Ending the semester with a bang!

Ventus Band: Ending the semester with a bang!

Ventus Music celebrates the end of another academic year with their premiere School’s Out Concert series with the Ventus band, gracing the State-of-the-art Infinite Studios Soundstage for the very first time. Ventus is a wind ensemble formed by Ventus Music Ltd. — a...
ACSO Turns 5!

ACSO Turns 5!

The Asian Cultural Symphony Orchestra (ACSO) celebrates its 5th anniversary this year and will present a concert on 30 August featuring new local works by Singapore composers in celebration of its anniversary. Since its inception, ACSO has prided itself as a...
Flames of Life

Flames of Life

Kickstarting 2022 is a collaboration between the Band Directors’ Association (Singapore) and Choral Directors’ Association (Singapore) featuring vocal band MICappella, titled ‘Bounce Back!’ Supported by the National Arts Council and venue...
GAME for Concert?

GAME for Concert?

The Philharmonic Youth Winds takes to the stage tonight in a sold out concert at the Victoria Concert Hall. Titled G.A.M.E, “Games. Anime. Movies. Entertainment”, this concert marks the band’s first live performance in almost two years since the...
Premiering Singaporean Works at SYF 2021

Premiering Singaporean Works at SYF 2021

Every year, the SYF Arts Presentation (AP) for Bands sees a number of commissioned works performed as choice pieces. This year is no different, and SYF 2021 creates the ideal platform for some school bands and ensembles to premier new works of local composers, such as...
Conductors to Watch: Clive Choo

Conductors to Watch: Clive Choo

Inspired by his mum – a self taught pianist, and an elder brother who plays the trumpet in the school band, Clive Choo became interested in the field of music in his early years. Upon leaving the Singapore Armed Forces Band after 7.5 years, Clive took the plunge...
DCSW goes to the Proms!

DCSW goes to the Proms!

Returning for its third consecutive year, Da Capo Symphonic Winds (DCSW) presents Dance Night: Notte Del Ballo at the Victoria Concert Hall on 27 December, Friday under the baton of conductors Mr Adrian Chiang and Mr Jasper Goh. Originated as a student project to...
The Rewarding Job of a Conductor: Adrian Chiang

The Rewarding Job of a Conductor: Adrian Chiang

Singapore conductor Adrian Chiang has established an extensive career over the last few years ever since completing his Master of Music (conducting major) degree programme at the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (NUS). Apart from being the resident conductor of The...