Concerto concert of Josephine Koh recorded live on 2nd Dec 2016 in Sumy Ukraine:
SOIREE 2016 - In Commemoration of Mr Lee Kuan Yew
Led by Music Director and Conductor, Maestro Josephine Koh, the NUS Harmonica Orchestra (the only award-winning orchestra of its kind in the region) opened with a tribute medley to celebrate Singapore’s golden jubilee. The evening's performance held on 25th March 2016 at the Victoria Concert Hall included major orchestral works such as Barber’s Adagio for Strings, Shostakovich’s March, Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade, and a duo to perform The Prayer. The concert depicted the life journey of Mr Lee Kuan Yew (Singapore's first Prime Minister), his love story with Mrs Kwa Geok Choo, his political endeavours and his dedication to Singapore. All works are specially arranged by members of the orchestra to commemorate Mr Lee’s legacy and the success of Singapore’s nation building as a city-state that strives towards excellence. The event was well attended by representatives from various organisations.
JKPA pianists featured in Soiree 2016:
Diploma students from right:
Evelyn Tan, Elijah Chew, Joshia Seam and Joy Chua.
Other performers from JKPA:
Benjamin Foo (alumnus of NUS and JKPA) as Emcee
Sandy Soh and Liscoln Quah (cellists)