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Celebrating 15 Years: Peabody-YST Gala Concert


Tuesday, August 21, 2018
7:30 PM

Conservatory Concert Hall
YST Conservatory, 117376, Singapore

2018 marks 15 years of collaboration between the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music and the Peabody Institute of the Johns Hopkins University, USA. This period has seen wonderful partnership on initiatives including the Joint Degree Programme and student exchanges between both schools, as well as musical collaboration that has accompanied YST on its journey.

Join us as we celebrate this special milestone with a gala concert featuring alumni and faculty from YST and Peabody.

This concert also kickstarts Voyage, a festival of public concerts curated and performed by YST alumni, that seeks to present classical music in vivid new light.

PROGRAMME

BRAHMS              
Academic Festival Overture

ALUMNI FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
KAHCHUN WONG, conductor
DU RUI, violin, concertmaster

DVOŘÁK              
String Quintet No. 2 in G major, Op. 77
IV. Allegro Assai

KENG-YUEN TSENG, violin
ZHANG YUCHEN, violin
ASSOC PROF ZHANG MANCHIN viola
ASSOC PROF QIN LI-WEI, cello
GUENNADI MOUZYKA, Artist Faculty, double bass

WYNNE FUNG
In A Quiet Gray

TAN YUTING
Lights

ALAN CHOO, violin
LIN HENGYUE, piano

RAVEL
La Valse for two pianos

PROF THOMAS HECHT, piano
ABIGAIL SIN (DR), piano


INTERMISSION


CORELLI
Concerto Grosso, Op. 6, No. 4 in D Major

RED DOT BAROQUE
ALAN CHOO & BRENDA KOH, violins (concertino)
GABRIEL LEE & PLACIDA HO, violins (ripieno)
CHEN ZHANGYI (DR), viola
LESLIE TAN, Artist Faculty, cello
EDMUND SONG, double bass
GERALD LIM, harpsichord

KORNGOLD
Drei Lieder, Op. 22

MARY BURKE, mezzo-soprano
KHOO HUI LING (DR), piano

KERN/FROLOV    
Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

JACOB GADE                       
Jealousy   

PROF QIAN ZHOU, violin
DU RUI, violin
GABRIEL HOE, piano
TONY MAKAROME (DR), double bass

LORONG BOYS
Shape of Paganini

JONATHAN SHIN
RIT XU
DAVID LOKE
GABRIEL LEE
JOACHIM THEODORE LIM


TICKETING INFORMATION

• Free admission via registration on Eventbrite. Registration link to be published.
• All event information is correct at the time of print.
• Out of respect for other concertgoers, no children under 6 years of age will be allowed admission.

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