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15 Aug 2020

SSO National Day Concert 2020 [Online]

SISTIC Live [Online]
15 Aug 2020 (Sa)
8:00 PM

Ticket sales will begin on 4 Aug 2020 (Tu) 10 AM and end on 29 Aug 2020 (Sa) 6 PM.
Pay-as-you-wish: SGD5, SGD10, SGD20, SGD30, SGD50^
^before booking fees: SGD0.50 for tickets SGD10 and below, SGD1 for tickets SGD10.01 to SGD20, SGD3 for tickets SGD20.01 to SGD40, SGD4 for tickets above SGD40. Tickets available via link below.

Format: SISTIC Live stream on 15 Aug 2020 (Sa). Concert begins at 8 PM with countdown lobby open at 7.30 PM. Viewable until 29 Aug 2020 8 PM. Each ticket allows 5 views.

Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Darrell Ang, conductor
Benjamin Kheng, vocalist
Kshirja Govind, bharatanatyam dancer
Khairudin Saharom, master of ceremonies
Janis Wong, sign language interpreter

Sandra Lim – New Beginnings (World Premiere)
Tan Yuting – Metro (Asian Premiere)
Jonathan Shin – City Arising (World Premiere)
John Sharpley – Brahman: Kannagi’s Realisation from Kannagi (World Premiere)
Dick Lee (arr. Kelly Tang) – Home
Hugh Harrison (arr. Kruzik) – Count on Me Singapore
Zubir Said (arr. Kelly Tang) – Majulah Singapura (Re-orchestrated 2020, World Premiere)

Recorded at the Esplanade Concert Hall with no audience, August 2020. The performance of Home is taken from SSO National Day Concert 2018.

A nation’s tunes are the unifying music of its people, and an essential ingredient of national identity. New music by Singapore’s finest young trailblazers in composition take centrestage at this year’s SSO National Day Concert. Musicians, singer, dancer, sign language interpreter – we unite to celebrate Singapore’s 55th birthday.

CSS Student Member TAN Yuting‘s Metro will receive its Asian premiere, and CSS Full Member John Sharpley‘s Brahman: Kannagi’s Realisation from Kannagi will receive its World premiere.

The SSO National Day Concert will be live-streamed on SISTIC Live.