August 6, 2015

Fresh from a short vacation in Qingdao, China, pianist Lang Lang will head for the high seas after his performance here at the Sing50 concert on Friday. But it is all work and no play for the 33-year-old Chinese virtuoso, who will be performing for the first time at a...

August 5, 2015

Nurse Elizabeth Ho has been living and breathing music every day for the past two months. This is because the 37-year-old is among 50 pianists who will be sharing the stage with renowned Chinese pianist Lang Lang at the Sing50 concert on Friday.

Lang Lang will lead the...

August 4, 2015

Piano teacher Audrey De Silva's lifelong dream has been to play in an orchestra. At age 55, it will finally be fulfilled. On Friday, she will be among the 92 people performing in the Metropolitan Festival Orchestra (MFO) at the Sing50 concert.She will be playing the ce...

August 2, 2015

Singapore's Mandopop superstar Stefanie Sun has performed in front of thousands over her 15-year career, but the Sing50 concert on Friday will mark the first time she is singing with a full orchestra.

"It is one of those unknowns. To work with the orchestra and a conduc...

August 1, 2015

Besides being a mega show celebrating 50 years of Singapore music, the Sing50 concert on Aug 7 is also expected to raise more than $200,000 for charity. Insurance group Zurich has pledged to donate $5 for every person who attends the concert at the National Stadium. Mo...

August 1, 2015

Organisers for the Aug 7 blockbuster Sing50 concert will have only three days to set up at the Singapore Sports Hub, when an event of such a scale usually requires about a week. This is one of the many logistical challenges for Sing50, billed as one of the largest conc...

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