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Yuhua National Day Observance Ceremony

Annual national day celebration with the Yuhua residents

Guest-of-Honor: Ms Grace Fu

Date: 9 August 2017, Wednesday
Time: 8am - 10am
Venue: Yuhua Community Club Hardcourt

 

Yuhua Serenading Series II: Reminiscence

Following our first edition of the Yuhua Serenading Series last year, we put up a second series titled "Reminiscence" featuring tunes by P. Ramlee and national day favorites!

Guest-of-Honor: Ms Grace Fu
Date: 29 July 2017, Saturday
Time: 3.30pm - 4.30pm
Venue: Yuhua Community Club Hall
Ticket: $5

 

 

 

 

 

Conducting Concert with Professor Paula Crider

Date: 8 July 2017, Saturday
Time: 7.30pm - 9.30pm
Venue: Yuhua Community Club Hall
Ticket: $8

Repertoire:
Liadov Fanfare by Brian Beck, based on themes of Anatoly Liadov
Salvation is Created by Tschesnokoff, arr. by Bruce H. Houseknecht
Second Suite for Military Band in F major by Gustav Holst
Commando March by Samuel Barber, edited by R. Anderson Collinsworth
The Seal Lullaby by music by Eric Whitacre
Lincolnshire Posy by by Percy Aldridge Grainger, edition assembled by Frederick Fennell
English Dances: Set 2 by by Malcolm Arnold, transcribed by James Sudduth

 

 

 

 

Conducting Clinic with Professor Paula Crider

This year, we invited Professor Paula Crider to conduct a 3 day workshop with a total of 8 participants to learn more about different conducting styles and techniques, ending with a concert to showcase what they have learned.

Date: 6 - 8 July 2017, Thursday - Saturday
Time: 7.30pm - 10pm // Session 1 & 2
          10am- 12pm // Session 3
          2.30pm - 5pm // Session 4
Venue: Yuhua Community Club Hall
Participation Fee: $350/pax, $20/session for observers

 

 

 


 

 

OBOG LIVE! 2017

In this year's annual january concert "OBOG LIVE! 2017", we featured Dana Wilson's throbbing and pulsating "Dance of the New World"; The folksy yet 'revolutionarily' spirited Symphony no. 3 by Boris Kozhenikov of the Soviet era; and the tantalizing and coquettish "Dance of the Seven Veils" from Richard Strauss's Salome, the Russian themed concert was a success!

Date: 21 January 2017, Saturday
Time: 7.30pm
Venue: Victoria Concert Hall
Ticket: $15

Repertoire:
Gavorkna Fanfare by Jack Stamp
Salome’s Dance - “Dance of the Seven Veils” by Richard Strauss arr. Mark H. Hindsley
Allerseelen “All Souls’ Day” by Richard Strauss arr. Albert O. Davis
Symphony No. 3 “Slavyanskaya” by Boris Kozhevnikov arr. John R. Bourgeois
Dance of the New World by Dana Wilson
Concert Etude Op. 49 by Alexander Goedicke arr. David Marlatt
(Featuring Alex Su Zi Yue on the Trumpet)

Molly on the Shore (Irish Reel) by Percy Aldridge Grainger
Symphony No. 5 “Finale” by Dmitri Shostakovich arr. Charles B. Righter
 

Conducting Masterclass with Professor Rodney Winther

A 2-day workshop with Professor Rodney Winther, OBOG Wind Symphony acted as a demostration band for participants to learn the different conducting styles and techniques.

Date: 28 & 29 May 2016, Saturday and Sunday
Time: 8am - 5pm
Venue: National University of Singapore, CFA Studios

Repertoire:
Amazing Grace
Semper Fidelis March
Perseus
First Suite in Eb
On the Hymnsong of Philip Bliss
The Gallant Seveth March
Toccata Marziale
Illyrian Dances
Suite Francaise

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Yuhua Serenading Series I - Nostalgic Evergreens of Gold

A community concert in collaborations with Yuhua PAssionArts, we performed a 1 hour concert of oldies for the Yuhua residents in Yuhua CC Hall.

Date: 24 July 2016, Sunday
Time: 3.30 - 5.00pm
Venue: Yuhua Community Club Hall