Esplanade Presents

Music | Talk

Jazz & Hip Hop Connections

Talk by Darren Moore (Singapore)

11 Jul 2022, Mon, 3.30pm


(Intermission: None)


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As a jazz drummer who grew up listening to hip hop, Darren Moore draws from his own experience and research to examine the connection between the two forms. In this talk, Moore explores the origins, shared attributes and significant intersections where hip hop and jazz have crossed paths and cross-pollinated.


Mask-wearing is required for all indoor events. No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Language: English
Things to Note:
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Artist Information

Darren Moore

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Darren Moore is a drummer, electronic musician and educator working in the fields of jazz, experimental music and multimedia. He is active in Asia collaborating in projects with musicians from Southeast Asia, Japan, Australia and Europe. He is based in Singapore where he co-runs experimental music label LaoBan Records and works at LASALLE College of the Arts as a senior lecturer in Popular Music.

Date & Time

11 Jul 2022, Mon



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