Emperor Concerto and Symphonie Fantastique

Emperor Concerto and Symphonie Fantastique

Beethoven’s aptly named Emperor Piano Concerto is music of magnificent, heroic nobility matching the composer’s legend. Berlioz’s spectacular Symphonie fantastique, another concert hall favourite, is a torrid musical drama – lovestruck, intoxicating, tender, obsessive...
SSO Mother’s Day Concert 2024

SSO Mother’s Day Concert 2024

It’s a very special Mother’s Day Concert this year with our Music Director Hans Graf himself conducting the Singapore Symphony Orchestra! Expect an enchanting selection of classical delights and picturesque scenes from the great operas, amidst the open-air greenery of...
Brahms Requiem and Schumann Cello Concerto

Brahms Requiem and Schumann Cello Concerto

Blessed are they that mourn, for they shall be comforted. Brahms wrote his Requiem not to mourn the dead, but to give solace to the bereaved. Brahms himself lost a dear friend and mentor when Schumann died in 1856. The latter never heard his Cello Concerto performed....
Olga Peretyatko – A Night at the Opera

Olga Peretyatko – A Night at the Opera

Truly enchanting, dazzling, luxurious – soprano Olga Peretyatko has charmed audiences all over the world with her voice, singing opera roles by Mozart, Donizetti, Bellini, Rossini, Verdi and other composers. Join the Singapore Symphony Orchestra and the acclaimed...
John Williams – Essay and Flute Concerto

John Williams – Essay and Flute Concerto

A dark and mysterious atmosphere fills the Essay for Strings by John Williams, the most famous film composer of our times. You may be more familiar with his music for the movies, but you’ll certainly hear a dramatic hint of his well-known scores in the Essay and his...
The Hungarian Connection – Brahms Piano Concerto 1

The Hungarian Connection – Brahms Piano Concerto 1

The genesis of Brahms’s First Piano Concerto, a rhapsodic treasure of the Romantic piano concerto repertory, involved the correspondence and support of none other than legendary Hungarian violinist-conductor Joseph Joachim. Fast-forward 165 years since the premiere,...
Sleepover at the Museum

Sleepover at the Museum

Imagine spending your birthday at a museum! Follow Mason and his friends with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra on a musical and scientific scavenger hunt through the exhibits. Based on the book by composer and author Karen LeFrak, ardent champion of musical and...