Esplanade Presents

Music

Favourites From Home by Nan Hua Symphonic Band

(Singapore)

27 Aug 2022, Sat, 1.15pm

45mins

(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

Free

Synopsis

As a gift to our nation on her 57th birthday, Nan Hua Symphonic Band will perform a repertoire comprising local favourites like Home written by Dick Lee in 1998 for the National Day Parade, and《细水长流》which was one of xinyao composer Liang Wern Fook’s best loved compositions. Other pieces include Kampong Love by Benjamin Yeo which is based on two familiar Malay folk songs, Di-Tanjong Katong and Rasa Sayang, and Stars of Tomorrow written by Wong Kah Chun.

Advisory:

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

Language: Others
Things to Note:
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Artist Information

Nan Hua Symphonic Band

Guided by the motto “One Heart, One Band, One Sound”, Nan Hua Symphonic Band is made up of sections of ardent students who enjoy making music together.

 

As a testimony to the bandsmen’s commitment and dedication, Nan Hua Symphonic Band has been awarded Certificates of Distinction at the bi-annual Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation since 2013, as well as the Gold award at the Singapore International Band Festival in 2018.

 

Despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic in the past two years, Nan Hua Symphonic Band continued to provide students with the opportunity to hone their skills through online platforms.

 

Nan Hua Symphonic Band is led by conductors Chua Tiong Hong, Tan Soh Hwa and Oura Takehiro who have tirelessly given bandsmen invaluable guidance through the years.

Date & Time

27 Aug 2022, Sat

1.15pm

Esplanade Concourse
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