Percussion Fusion

12 & 13 January 2018 (Fri & Sat)
Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre Auditorium

Conductor: Quek Ling Kiong
Frame Drums: Riduan Zalani
Tabla: Nawaz Mirajkar
Percussion: Gao Chao, Gao Yue

Fusion (Singapore Premiere) / Xu Changjun

Confluence / Wang Chenwei

Percussion and Orchestra: Within and Beyond (Singapore Premiere) / Chang Yungchin

Dagu Duet: Bull Battling The Tiger / Wang Baocan

Percussion Quintet: Head Talk / Mark Ford

Tabla Concerto: Soul of Damaru (World Premiere of Chinese Orchestra version) / Composed by Nawaz Mirajkar, adapted by Sim Boon Yew

Percussion and Orchestra: Heavenly Ford (Singapore Premiere) / Wang Danhong

Percussion and Orchestra: Drumming in Harmony (World Premiere) / Simon Kong Su Leong


Percussion fans should not miss this concert performed by Young Artist Award (YAA) recipients! YAA 2011 recipient tabla musician Nawaz Mirajkar and YAA 2015 recipient percussionist Riduan Zalani will perform with SCO in this multicultural music dialogue. Twin percussion brothers from Tianjin, Gao Chao and Gao Yue, will present a classic showdown in Bull Battling The Tiger, followed by Wang Danhong’s Heavenly Ford. SCO Resident Conductor, who was also 2002’s YAA recipient, Quek Ling Kiong, will helm the evening’s concert and round off the celebrations with Simon Kong’s Drumming in Harmony.

Ticket Prices (Excluding SISTIC fee): $70, $50, $30/$19*