Singapore Chinese Orchestra and Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant present Musical Bento Box Lunchtime Concert at UOB Plaza

 

Singapore, 28 February 2019 (Thursday) – Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) and Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant combine music and delicacy to present a lunchtime concert titled ‘Musical Bento Box’ at UOB Plaza Atrium on 6 March 2019 (Wednesday), 12.30pm. A delicious lunchtime bento set by Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant will be available for sale as SCO presents an hour-long performance of melodious music conducted by Resident Conductor Quek Ling Kiong. Admission is free.

 

The SCO ensemble will perform favourite numbers to the busy Raffles Place working professionals, including A Roar of Laugher Over the Sea(沧海一声笑), Take Me Home, Country Road and Xinyao classic Friendship Forever(细水长流), by Singaporean song writer Liang Wern Fook. SCO will also perform a medley of familiar Cantonese tunes(粤舞升平)which includes Birds Returning to the Forest (鸟投林), Rain Pattering on Banana Leaves(雨打芭蕉), Merriment in a Peaceful Time(娱乐升平)and Rising Higher Step by Step(步步高).

 

Other highlights include Jay Chou pop favourite Cowboy on the Run(牛仔很忙). SCO will also perform Horse Racing(赛马), which sees a duet featuring SCO erhu musicians Qin Zijing and Hu Chung-Chin. Zhongruan musician Lo Chai Xia will also perform Zhang Lei’s composition Friends Forever(不亦乐乎), which celebrates the bold spirit of the scholars from yesteryear.

 

Available at $15 nett, Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant’s lunchtime bento set will include dishes such as the juicy Stir-fried Fresh Prawns with Superior Soya Sauce (豉油皇大虾) and the classic Sichuan dish, Braised Bean Curd in Spicy Minced Meat Sauce (麻婆豆腐). Diners will also be able receive a bowl Homemade Bean Curd with Wolfberries (枸杞甜豆花) to end their meal on a sweet note.

 

This concert is in collaboration with Si Chuan Dou Hua Restaurant, with the concert venue proudly supported by UOB.

 

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Concert Details:

SCO Musical Bento Box Concert
Date: 6 March 2019 (Wednesday)

Time: 12.30pm 

Venue: UOB Plaza Atrium

Free Admission

 

For more information, photographs, and interviews, please contact the Media Officers below:

 

Media Contacts

 

Poon Chern Yung

Senior Executive (Marketing Communications)

Email: cypoon@sco.com.sg

Tel: 6557 4020 / 9768 9238

 

Koh Mui Leng

Assistant Director (Marketing Communications)

Email: mlkoh@sco.com.sg

Tel: 6557 4047 / 9833 0556

 

 

 

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