The Story of Singapore

14 & 15 Sep 2018 (Fri & Sat)


SCO Concert Hall

Conductor: Tsung Yeh

Vocal: Allen Moo, Chriz Tong

Chorus: SPH Chinese Choir and SOKA Chorus

Chorus Conductor: Woo Mun Ngan, Fenny Low

In Collaboration with Lianhe Zaobao


Sisters’ Islands / Wang Chenwei 

Photo-choreography and Orchestra: As the River Flows (World Premiere) / Eric Watson

Vocal and Orchestra: The Swallow, Living by Night, Moonlight In The City (World Premiere) / Composed by Tan Kah Beng, Arranged by Phang Kok Jun

Photo-choreography and Orchestra: Media & Times (World Premiere) / Law Wai Lun

Vocal and Orchestra: Loving You Was My Biggest Mistake, Gone Too Far, Foolish Heart (World Premiere) / Lyrics by Tan Kah Beng, Music by Tan Kah Beng, Cao Junhong and Eric Moo, Arranged by Phang Kok Jun

Chorus and Orchestra: Ode to Singapore / Composed by Law Wai Lun, Lyrics by Pan Cheng Lu

1. Overture

2. The Struggle      

3. Song of Singapore

4. The Pledge

Embark on a musical journey and explore Singapore’s history with SCO! Over the past 50 years, Singapore has become a highly developed city-state that is well-regarded in the world. SCO, in collaboration with the Singapore Press Holdings to celebrate Lianhe Zaobao’s 95th anniversary, will present Singapore’s story through Chinese music, pictorial archivals and multimedia.


Ticket Prices: (before SISTIC fees): $88, $68, $58, $38/$25*, $20**