Esplanade Presents


Drum On!

Syed Ahmad & Bloco Singapura feat Sharanpal Singh Gill (Singapore)

12 Mar 2023, Sun, 6pm & 8pm


(Intermission: None)

DBS Foundation Outdoor Theatre at Esplanade

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Get ready to move with this infectious and pulsating showcase of various primary and tertiary schools under the tutelage of Syed Ahmad, Mestre of Bloco Singapura! The beat-makers are from Corporation Primary, Soul Percussion from ITE College East, Batidas Centro from ITE College Central and Beats Encore from Republic Polytechnic and they are joined by guest percussionists from St.Hilda’s Primary School and Fusion Percussion from Temasek Polytechnic. Enjoy a fun evening filled with multi-ethnic and unique rhythms!


Be sure to stay through the finale as Bloco Singapura collaborates with young singing talents!


No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Language: English
Things to Note:
Accessibility Advisory: We provide a range of access services and relaxed performances for patrons with access needs. For wheelchair-accessible seats, please call Esplanade Customer Experience at 6828 8377 for assistance. Concessions for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) and up to one accompanying companion are available. | View our accessibility guide
Artist Information

Syed Ahmad

Syed Ahmad has shaped and led the Brazilian percussion scene in schools and colleges for over a decade. He has inspired many percussionists and percussion groups and is always excited to create performing platforms for the percussionists andsharing the stage with them.

Date & Time

12 Mar 2023, Sun


DBS Foundation Outdoor Theatre at Esplanade


DBS Foundation Outdoor Theatre at Esplanade

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