Experience a musical showcase of Asian cultures through the beautiful sounds of bamboo-made instruments such as the Indonesian angklung, Chinese dizi and sheng. Featuring a repertoire of traditional folk songs by Ding Yi Music Company and an angklung kulintang ensemble led by De Silva Alicia Joyce, join us as we take you through a musical journey across Asia.
Audience members will find themselves singing along to familiar pieces such as Dayung Sampan, Chan Mali Chan and Tinikling, and also look forward to specially created visual backdrops and a hands-on interaction session with the musicians and the angklung instruments.
- 25 November 2017 (Sat), 2pm, at Our Tampines Hub (Festive Plaza) – with Fringe Activities from 3 to 6pm
- 26 November 2017 (Sun), 5pm, at Our Tampines Hub (Festive Arts Theatre, Level 2, next to lobby H) – with Fringe Activities at the Festive Plaza from 3 to 6pm
- Tickets for 26 Nov Festive Arts Theatre show available at http://aynnov2017playwithbamboo.peatix.com
Liong Kit Yeng’s multifaceted career spans across the arts, broadcasting and education. As a composer and arranger, she has been commissioned by Singapore Chinese Orchestra, Ding Yi Music Company, Paper Monkey Theatre as well as choirs in Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan.
Arts in Your Neighbourhood is a biannual event by National Arts Council that brings vibrant and interactive arts experiences right to our doorstep! With more than 40 arts activities happening in 17 locations across the island, keep your eyes peeled for endless fun and free activities for families across the island from 9 to 26 Nov 2017!