Fighter Writer – Yu 《作家奋斗。玉》

As part of Kodaly Academy of Music’s mission to support the professional development of music professionals, as well as the exploration of new music, the Schola Cantorum Singapore Chamber Choir is proud to be invited as the chorus for 《作家奋斗。玉》(Fighter Writer – Yu), an independent project by Ms. Chin Woon Ying featuring a new work by Mr. Luo Mai Shuo.

Written by composer Mr. Luo Mai Shuo (China) and librettist Ms. Liong Kit Yeng (Singapore), Fighter Writer – Yu tells the story of a controversial intellect, who fights hard for his love, ideals and nation.

This showcase will present an abbreviated version of the work, written for baritone, mixed chorus and a six-member chamber ensemble. The composer, librettist, and performers will be doing a post-show sharing of thecreative process.

Date: 1 Oct 2017 (Sunday)
Time: 3pm (door opens at 2.45pm)
Venue: 72-13, Mohamed Sultan Road, Singapore 239007
The whole showcase duration is approximately 60-minutes.

Composer: Luo Mai Shuo
Librettist: Liong Kit Yeng
Producer: Chin Woon Ying
Advisor: Tsung Yeh

Conductor: Albert Tay
Baritone: Sun Zhao Rui
Chorus: Schola Cantorum Singapore

Ensemble:

Kevin Cheng (Gaoyin Sheng)
Lin Sin Yeo (Dizi)
Megan Tan (Zhongruan)
Tang Jia (Cello)
Xu Fan (Percussion)
Zhang Qian (Piano)