Festival Winds 2023: Gala Concert

Band Directors’ Association (Singapore)

24 Dec 2023, Sun, 7.30pm

2hrs 30mins

(Intermission: 1 x 20mins)

Esplanade Concert Hall

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Festival Wind 2023: Gala Concert, organized by the Band Directors’ Association (Singapore) for its fifth consecutive year, invites participants aged 10 to 19 to partake in a musical celebration from 20th - 24th December 2023. This eagerly awaited event encompasses three diverse tracks tailored to different skill levels and ages. The Aspiring Musician track beckons primary school players and new secondary school participants, nurturing young talents and guiding their musical journey. Meanwhile, the Inclusive Ensemble warmly welcomes anyone over 13 with basic instrumental skills, emphasizing the joy of music-making and camaraderie. For those seeking a higher musical challenge, the Auditioned Excellence track offers intricate repertoire and an elevated educational experience for participants above 13, enabling them to expand their musical boundaries. This transformative event boasts enriching experiences, including masterclasses guided by esteemed professionals, four days of ensemble rehearsals, and a grand culminating concert at the renowned Esplanade Concert Hall. Helmed by top local directors like Mr. Daniel Yiau, Mr. Gavilan Neo, and Mr. Philip Han, Festival Winds offers an unparalleled opportunity for budding musicians to perform at an iconic venue and create lasting memories. Additionally, the Band Directors’ Association (Singapore) Band, led by Mr Joost Christiaan Flach, will also be an integral component of the festival, adding to the excitement for all participants as they watch their very own band directors in action. The Festival 2023: Gala Concert serves as a platform for music, unity, and personal growth, inviting students of diverse backgrounds and varying skill levels to partake in this extraordinary event. It presents an exceptional occasion for young musicians to create harmonious melodies and forge meaningful connections within the musical community. This celebration of talent and camaraderie awaits aspiring musicians, promising a memorable and enriching musical experience amidst the grandeur of the Esplanade Concert Hall.
Admission Age:
4 and above.
Language: English
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Date & Time

24 Dec 2023, Sun


Esplanade Concert Hall
Tickets & Prices
Price $25

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