Concert Reviews Archive

  • Concert Review: Eastman Camerata

    Mendelssohn String Symphony: No. 1 in C majorDavid Diamond: Rounds for String OrchestraGrieg: 2 Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34Adeline Wong: Empunya Yang beroleh Sita DewiShostakovich: Chamber Symphony Op. 110a – arr. Barshai Eastman CamerataJoshua Tan Kang Ming, conductor Esplanade Recital Studio28 Feb 2020Review by Derek LimAlthough […]


  • Lim Yan and Lee Shi Mei

    Concert Review: Go Fourth, Step by Step – Lim Yan (piano), Lee Shi Mei (violin), 23 Jan 2020

    BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No.10 in G major Op. 96BRAHMS Violin Sonata No. 2 in A major, Op. 100BRAHMS Three Intermezzi, Op. 117SCHUMANN Violin Sonata No.1 in A minor, Op. 105 Lim Yan, pianoLee Shi Mei, violin Thursday, January 23, 2020Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music […]


  • 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 […]


  • 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 […]


  • 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 […]