Esplanade Presents


Spectrum Platform: Ostinato – An Exploration of Groove

Sarah Ng and Justin Jaramillo (Singapore)

8 Feb 2023, Wed, 6.45pm & 7.45pm


(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

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Spectrum Platform presents an evening of contemporary classical music that explores the aspirations of the modern, and inspirations in music of today. In this iteration, Sarah Ng (violin) and Justin Jaramillo (piano) perform a series of works by Arvo Pärt, John Corigliano and John Adams through the relatable lenses of groove.


Mask-wearing is optional. However, audiences are encouraged to continue to exercise responsibility and caution, such as wearing masks when in crowded places. 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

Sarah Ng


Singaporean violinist Sarah Ng has established a worldwide career. Some highlights include performing at the Vermont Mozart Festival, Round Top Festival, Madeline Island String Quartet Fellowship, and Young EuroClassic in Berlin. She has also held positions with the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra and National Academy Orchestra in Canada.


She holds degrees from the McGill Schulich School of Music and Eastman School of Music.

Justin Jaramillo

As a composer and pianist, Justin Jaramillo enjoys a multi-faceted approach to music. He had the privilege of attending a variety of music festivals such as the Brevard Music Festival, New Music on the Point, and Atlantic Music Festival, where he explored contemporary music from both a performer’s and composer’s perspective. He obtained his bachelor’s in music from the Eastman School of Music in the USA, and a master’s degree from the Schulich School of Music at McGill University in Canada.

Date & Time

8 Feb 2023, Wed


Esplanade Concourse


Esplanade Concourse

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