Adventurous Tales with Daisuke Shimizu

Adventurous Tales with Daisuke Shimizu

West Winds, the Band of Bukit Batok Community Club, explores Adventurous Tales with renowned Japanese composer and conductor, Daisuke Shimizu, on 3rd March, Sunday, at the Esplanade Concert Hall. Since 2008, West Winds has been actively working on collaborations with...
A gift for Singapore’s band community

A gift for Singapore’s band community

Written by Thomas Harper and NUS Wind Symphony Last month, the NUS Wind Symphony wrote an article promoting their upcoming concert, InTempo 2017: Rise of the Transhuman, as part of the coming NUS Arts Festival: Brave New Worlds. A key highlight of this performance...
NUS Wind Symphony to debut new commissioned work

NUS Wind Symphony to debut new commissioned work

Written by Thomas Harper and NUS Wind Symphony Daily life as a student at NUS is challenging. Not only is the workload significant, but there’s a constant, underlying message that today’s students will be tomorrow’s leaders, and that it will be our challenge to forge...
Composing the Imaginary Worlds

Composing the Imaginary Worlds

Daisuke Shimizu is a young Japanese composer who graduated from Showa College of Music in 2002, having studied composition with Yoshibumi Fujiwara. He has composed for premier bands such as the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force Eastern Army Band, Yamaha Symphonic Band,...