Conductors to Watch: Jasen How

Conductors to Watch: Jasen How

With an interest in music since young, Jasen How joined the band in Nan Hua Secondary School (now known as Nan Hua High School) where he played the Saxophone. It was in Secondary Three that he volunteered to move sections when the band ran out of percussionists. He...
Conductors to Watch: Yeo Jieyuan

Conductors to Watch: Yeo Jieyuan

Conductor Yeo Jieyuan first touched music when he joined the Maha Bodhi School Symphonic Band (MBSSB) in primary two, with the persuasion of his mother. As a trombonist, his passion for music grew further through his school days and it eventually convinced him to...
Young Talents of WBAS Youth Band Festival 2016

Young Talents of WBAS Youth Band Festival 2016

Heading into its 4th edition, this year’s WBAS Youth Band Festival takes place on 12-16 December at the National University of Singapore (NUS) U-Town, with a finale concert on 17 December at the Esplanade. Hand picked via auditions prior to the festival, the...
Maha Bodhi School – SYF Demo

Maha Bodhi School – SYF Demo

On 12 March, members of the Maha Bodhi School Alumni Band (MBSAB) came together to conduct a SYF demo session on 12 March for both the Maha Bodhi School Band (MBSB) and the Bendemeer Primary School Concert Band. Organized by MBSAB on a biennial basis, the purpose of...
Quek Boon Hui and the Maha Bodhi Legacy

Quek Boon Hui and the Maha Bodhi Legacy

The Band Post takes a peek into Mr Quek Boon Hui’s years of helm as Band Director for Maha Bodhi School Symphonic Band, an established primary school band in Singapore with a distinct number of accolades. Mr Quek will be celebrating 20 years with the band in...