The Chamber Chorus Showcase 2018
This concert will be a showcase of the competition pieces that the TVC Chamber Singers will be performing at the Tokyo International Choir Competition, which is held at Tokyo, Japan, from 27 to 29 July 2018. The Vocal Consort’s Combined Choir will be presenting a few pieces by American composer Jake Runestad.
As the only Singaporean choir selected into the Final Round, we hope to do our country proud in this prestigious competition and win awards for the two categories we’re competing in, Chamber Choir and Contemporary Music!
Venue: Esplanade Recital Studio
Date: 23 June 2018 (Sat)
Ticket price: $25 (free seating)
Professor Nelson Kwei, the premier choral director of Singapore, is an international acclaimed conductor, conservatorium lecturer, editorial advisor, international adjudicator, music arranger and vocal clinician in the music scene. He is a Fellow from the London College of Music, has a Licentiate in singing from the Guildhall School of Music and Advance Post-Graduate in Choral Conducting from the Royal Academy of Music (London).
Foong Hak Luen, Masters in Choral Conducting (Magna Cum Laude) from the University of St. Joseph, Fellowship in Choral Conducting from London College of Music and Associate in Voice from the Trinity College of London. He is the only choral conductor in Singapore to have choirs attained the Gold with Honours Awards at the Primary, Secondary and Junior College level.
Kane Teo Yude is a Classical Vocalist, Voice Coach and Choir Conductor. Kane was first introduced to choral music at the age of 17. Singing with the Anderson Junior College and The Vocal Consort under renowned conductor Mr. Nelson Kwei, Kane has achieved numerous awards