Going Abroad: Tan Aik Kee

Going Abroad: Tan Aik Kee

Commissioned as an officer of the Singapore Armed Forces on 1 Aug 2004, ME5 Tan Aik Kee is currently the Director of Music for the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) Ceremonial Band.  In 1993, ME5 Tan joined the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) Band and was later appointed...
In Harmony 36: The Music of John Williams

In Harmony 36: The Music of John Williams

Sunday, 1 May 2022 Esplanade Concert Hall, 5pm FREE Available from here John Williams fans, mark your calendars! The SAF Central Band proudly presents In Harmony 36: The Music of John Williams on 1 May 2022 at the Esplanade Concert Hall. Showcasing music from Star...
Chamber Repertory XVIII

Chamber Repertory XVIII

Sunday, 6 March 2022 Esplanade Recital Studio, 5pm FREE Register here Join the SAF Central Band as they present an intimate evening of music featuring our wind ensembles, led by Director of Music ME5 Tan Aik Kee Ken Steven! Program: Tielman Susato – Susato...

Band Weekend 2021

Presented by Esplanade, three-day Band Weekend 2021 from Friday, 5 February to Sunday, 7 February, will feature some of Singapore’s best bands and ensembles. Friday, 5 February Kicking off the Friday evening is the YST Trombone Quartet, led by Sam Armstrong, and...
In Harmony with Douglas Bostock and Thomas Leleu

In Harmony with Douglas Bostock and Thomas Leleu

Maestro Douglas Bostock is back in Singapore to guest conduct the Singapore Armed Forces Central Band in their 35th instalment of their annual ‘In Harmony’ concert series on 9 September. “It’s really great to be back here – it has a least...
Kahchun Wong’s Sunny Island

Kahchun Wong’s Sunny Island

“Sunny Island” is the set piece commissioned by the Arts Education Branch (AEB), Ministry of Education for this year’s Singapore Youth Festival 2017 (Secondary School) Level. The Band Post is pleased to speak to Kahchun Wong, composer of the work, as...
My Band Journey: Teo Kay Min

My Band Journey: Teo Kay Min

Teo Kay Min (Singapore) Tubist/ Woodgrove Secondary School Ngee Ann Polytechnic Concert Band Ngee Ann Polytechnic Alumni Band West Winds My music journey began when I was in secondary school. I remembered my choice of instrument was the Double Bass but as there was...