Category Archives: Music

Celebrate Poetry and Music

In celebration of National Poetry Month here in April, the Cheah Chan Duo (Phillip Cheah, voice; Trudy Chan, piano) will be presenting a unique recital of songs exploring different musical settings of the same texts on Sunday, April 17, at

Celebrate Poetry and Music

In celebration of National Poetry Month here in April, the Cheah Chan Duo (Phillip Cheah, voice; Trudy Chan, piano) will be presenting a unique recital of songs exploring different musical settings of the same texts on Sunday, April 17, at

David Bowie in Singapore

The rock legend David Bowie died Sunday before last at the age of 69. He will be missed by all his fans, not least those in Singapore. In 1983 Bowie took his Serious Moonlight tour to Singapore, Hong Kong, and

David Bowie in Singapore

The rock legend David Bowie died Sunday before last at the age of 69. He will be missed by all his fans, not least those in Singapore. In 1983 Bowie took his Serious Moonlight tour to Singapore, Hong Kong, and

Taking the Long Way Home

“Taking the Long Way Home” is the poetic name of an evening of music composed and performed by two very accomplished Singaporean musicians. A part of the Singapore arts festival in New York, Something To Write Home About, the music

Taking the Long Way Home

“Taking the Long Way Home” is the poetic name of an evening of music composed and performed by two very accomplished Singaporean musicians. A part of the Singapore arts festival in New York, Something To Write Home About, the music

Hi-Lo Fide-Lio

If you had been in South Hadley, Massachusetts, in April, you would have had a chance to hear the music of Hoh Chung Shih. A leading light of Singapore’s classical music scene, Hoh was the resident composer at Mount Holyoke College.

Hi-Lo Fide-Lio

If you had been in South Hadley, Massachusetts, in April, you would have had a chance to hear the music of Hoh Chung Shih. A leading light of Singapore’s classical music scene, Hoh was the resident composer at Mount Holyoke College.

New Chinese Music

What is the new Chinese music in Singapore? How is it different from the old Chinese music? How is it inspired by contemporary music? To answer these questions, Singapore Poetry is pleased to publish the preface and opening extract of a

New Chinese Music

What is the new Chinese music in Singapore? How is it different from the old Chinese music? How is it inspired by contemporary music? To answer these questions, Singapore Poetry is pleased to publish the preface and opening extract of a

Brazen Guns and Gentle Doves

To mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, the Cheah Chan Duo, consisting of vocalist Phillip Cheah and pianist Trudy Chan, will be performing a commemorative concert on Saturday, November 8, 2014. Billed as “musical

Brazen Guns and Gentle Doves

To mark the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of the First World War, the Cheah Chan Duo, consisting of vocalist Phillip Cheah and pianist Trudy Chan, will be performing a commemorative concert on Saturday, November 8, 2014. Billed as “musical

Home Club

A home away from home? That is the claim of Home Club, Singapore, the venue for music (Hip Hop, Deep House, Indie Rock, Psytrance), stand-up comedy, and spoken word. Home Club, the “philanthropist of the arts” according to its Facebook

Home Club

A home away from home? That is the claim of Home Club, Singapore, the venue for music (Hip Hop, Deep House, Indie Rock, Psytrance), stand-up comedy, and spoken word. Home Club, the “philanthropist of the arts” according to its Facebook