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Jun
8
Sat
Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs @ Far East Organization Auditorium, Level 9
Jun 8 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs @ Far East Organization Auditorium, Level 9

The Jazz Association (Singapore) and the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre is proud to present the inaugural Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs (爵士也华彩).

Enjoy a jazzy evening with the Jazz Association Singapore Orchestra (JASSO), led by “Singapore’s King of Swing” and Music Director Jeremy Monteiro, and Associate Music Director Weixiang Tan. The concert also features Singaporean singers, actress and host Joanna Dong (董姿彦), who was a finalist in the “Sing! China” 2017, and Melissa Tham (谈润苹), who recently released a jazz tribute album to Teresa Teng, and from China, Jasmine Chen (陈胤希), one of the featured singers in the Hollywood hit, “Crazy Rich Asians.”

The repertoire will consist of jazz renditions of age-old Chinese evergreen songs, more contemporary songs that are considered part of the evergreen repertoire such as music from the Xinyao (新谣) movement, and a couple of recent Chinese hits, including songs popularised by well-known singers such as Teresa Teng (邓丽君), Tracy Huang (黃莺莺), and Fong Fei Fei (凤飞飞).

Jun
9
Sun
Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs @ Far East Organization Auditorium, Level 9
Jun 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs @ Far East Organization Auditorium, Level 9

The Jazz Association (Singapore) and the Singapore Chinese Cultural Centre is proud to present the inaugural Jazz It Up! A Jazzy Celebration of Chinese Songs (爵士也华彩).

Enjoy a jazzy evening with the Jazz Association Singapore Orchestra (JASSO), led by “Singapore’s King of Swing” and Music Director Jeremy Monteiro, and Associate Music Director Weixiang Tan. The concert also features Singaporean singers, actress and host Joanna Dong (董姿彦), who was a finalist in the “Sing! China” 2017, and Melissa Tham (谈润苹), who recently released a jazz tribute album to Teresa Teng, and from China, Jasmine Chen (陈胤希), one of the featured singers in the Hollywood hit, “Crazy Rich Asians.”

The repertoire will consist of jazz renditions of age-old Chinese evergreen songs, more contemporary songs that are considered part of the evergreen repertoire such as music from the Xinyao (新谣) movement, and a couple of recent Chinese hits, including songs popularised by well-known singers such as Teresa Teng (邓丽君), Tracy Huang (黃莺莺), and Fong Fei Fei (凤飞飞).