10 Apr '15, 5pm

Getting my Sanskrit on with John Tavener’s #FloodOfBeauty in #Singapore next week

Getting my Sanskrit on with John Tavener’s #FloodOfBeauty in #Singapore next week

Yong Siew Toh Conservatory Orchestra Jason Lai, conductor Allison Bell, soprano Marcus Farnsworth, baritone Ng Pei-Sian, cello Nawaz Mirajkar, tabla Nadarajan Kathirgamu, sitar Adrian Chiang, assistant conductor Leonard Tan, assistant conductor Conservatory Chamber Singers ONE Chamber Choir SYC Ensemble Singers The Vocal Consort Jennifer Tham, choral director A unique classical music experience that puts you in the middle of the performance, so that the audience “as it were, ‘surrounded’ by bliss and beauty” (Sir John Tavener ). “powerful, emphatic moments in Flood of Beauty, and a spirit of idealism went abroad” – Sunday Times “decidedly rhapsodic and, as always with Tavener, beguiling.” – The Observer “Any notion of a composer loosening his grip on experimentation is ripped apart by Flood of Beauty…a piece of complexity, dramatic progression and beautifully poised moment...

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