Concert Reviews Archive

  • Concert Review: Yevgeny Sudbin – 16 Jan 2020, Victoria Concert Hall

    SCARLATTI – Four Keyboard SonatasTCHAIKOVSKY ARR. SUDBIN – Overture, Romeo and JulietTCHAIKOVSKY – Two NocturnesSCRIABIN – Nocturne for the Left Hand in D-flat major Op. 9 No. 2RAVEL – Gaspard de la Nuit Review by Victor Gan Yevgeny Sudbin’s marvelous Scriabin recordings, perhaps among my favourites since Sofronitsky’s, primed me […]

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  • Review: Die Walküre – Orchestra of the Music Makers – 5 Jan 2020

    Richard Wagner: Die Walküre (The Valkyrie) Bryan Register (Siegmund) Lee Bisset (Sieglinde) Daniel Sumegi (Hunding) Warwick Fyfe (Wotan) Alwyn Mellor (Brunnhilde) Caitlin Hulcup (Fricka) Taryn Fiebig (Gerhilde) Janani Sridhar (Ortlinde) Antoinette Halloran (Helmwige) Sharon Prero (Siegrune) Jade Tan Shi Yu (Waltraute) Cassandra Seidemann (Roßweiße) Fiona […]

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  • Concert Review: Sibelius Symphonies No. 2 and 4, The Philharmonic Orchestra, Singapore

    Sibelius Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 43 Sibelius Symphony No. 4 in A minor, Op. 63 The Philharmonic Orchestra, SingaporeLim Yau, conductor Victoria Concert Hall13 Oct 2019 Review by Leon ChiaThe day before this concert, I had popped into the SSO musicians lounge in Victoria Concert Hall to drop […]

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  • Concert Review: Dick Lee’s The Mad Chinaman 30th Anniversary Concert

    Dick Lee’s The Mad Chinaman 30th Anniversary Concert Dick LeeJacintha Abisheganadan & Denise Tan, guest artistesNawaz Mirajkar, tablaAdrian Tan, conductorKhor Ai Ming, choir mistressBraddell Heights Symphony OrchestraThe Joy Chorale Sunday 15 September 2019Esplanade Concert Hall Review by Aileen Tang My first encounter with the music […]

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  • Opera Review: Bizet’s Carmen – Singapore Lyric Opera – 1 Sep 2019, Esplanade Theatre

    Bizet’s Carmen – Singapore Lyric Opera Director: Nancy YuenMusic Director: Joshua TanChoreographer: Jeffrey TanSet Designer: Ricky ChanLighting Designer: Adrian TanChorus Masters: Terence Toh, Rose Loh Carmen: Jopei WengDon José : Jonathan Charles TanEscamillo: Martin NgMicaëla : Janani SridharZuniga: Dennis LauFrasquita: Joyce Lee TungMercédès: Maggie Lu […]

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