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Andrew XIAO
Andrew XIAO

As one of the few composers specializing in writing art songs and song cycles in Singapore, Andrew XIAO Chunyuan graduated from University Of West London, majoring in classical voice with minor in composition. In his strive to push Singaporean works in the form of art songs and song cycles, Xiao has collaborated with various Singaporean poets, including ex-National University Of Singapore Dean of English Language & Literature and 1979-1980 Cultural Medallion recipient Professor Edwin Thumboo, 1996 Cultural Medallion recipient Madam Lew Poo Chan, 22nd COMPASS Artistic Excellence recipient Mr. Yeo Poh Chuan, Mr. Zhou Hao and the late Mr. Arthur Yap.

Currently, Xiao serves as the assistant secretariat at Association of Composers (Singapore), and is a full-fledged member of Composers & Authors of Singapore (COMPASS) and Composers Society Of Singapore (CSS).