SPH Gift of Music presents SCO Community Series: Mesmerizing Music in the Mall

Singapore, 13 April 2015 (Monday) – On this relaxing Saturday evening in May, Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) goes to The Seletar Mall on 2 May (Saturday) to perform a string of Chinese ensemble classics. This concert, to be conducted by Resident Conductor Quek Ling Kiong, is part of the SCO Community Series sponsored by the Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) under the SPH Gift of Music Series. Admission is free.

Enjoy tunes such as the quick rhythmic Squabbling Duck and New Rolling Walnut; Our Joe Hisashi and Three Songs From Wang Guo Bin jointly performed by Li Yuan, Qin Zi Jing and Yuan Qi. Yangqin musician Ma Huan and SCO ensemble will perform Spring Dance; SCO zhongruan ensemble will perform Camel Bell Along The Silk Road and Sword Dance; and SCO sheng ensemble will perform at the finale Nasreddin’s Medley and Sabre Dance.

SCO Community Series brings the beauty of music closer to you, to your neighbourhood. This popular concert series reflects SCO’s vision as a people’s orchestra where high standard performances are brought to the community.

2 May press release   
Conductor: Quek Ling Kiong        SCO Community Concert

Concert Details:

SPH Gift of Music – SCO Community Series: Mesmerizing Music in Mall
Date: 2 May 2015 (Saturday)
Time: 6pm
Venue: The Seletar Mall
Free admission

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Media Contacts

Toi Liang Shing
Executive (Marketing Communications)
Email: lstoi@sco.com.sg
DID: 6557 4020 / 9620 8280

Koh Mui Leng
Assistant Manager (Marketing Communications)
Email: mlkoh@sco.com.sg
DID: 6557 4047 / 9833 0556