|Singapore Youth Malay Orchestra|
CELEBRATING TEN YEARS OF EDUCATING, EXPLORING AND EXPERIMENTING
The Singapore Youth Malay Orchestra (SYMO) was formed in March 2004 to extend the primary objectives of the Orkestra Melayu Singapura to the younger musicians.
It shares the common goal to reach to the community specifically to the young and passionate musicians. Singapore Youth Malay Orchestra is a platform for youths to be in touch and kept abreast with the arts and culture in Singapore, with Malay music being the primary focus.
Members of the orchestra comprises of youth from secondary school level to University undergraduates.
To Nurture our Youth with Diverse Cross-Cultural Experience
Music Discovery Program 2013
About Music Discovery Program
Under this programme, the musicians will go through 16 weeks of practices and rehearsal with our Singapore Youth Malay Orchestra (SYMO) members.
TThey will get to gain deeper insight to traditional and contemporary Malay music with Western instrumentation. They will also be introduced to the basic techniques of playing the Gamelan, a set of traditional Javanese instruments through extensive workshops and masterclasses programme.
2. Provide exposure to playing music and performing with an external orchestra
3. Provide exposure to learn the Gamelan, a traditional Javanese instrument and introduction to Wayang Kulit (Shadow Puppet)
Key Take-Away for participants
Practice Time and Duration
Every Saturday, 2pm - 5pm starting from JULY 2013
You may apply online using this link MDP2013 APPLICATION
IF YOU ARE CURRENTLY STUDYING IN GOVERNMENT SECONDARY SCHOOLS AND JUNIOR COLLEGES, YOU ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY THROUGH YOUR SCHOOL.
For any other enquiries, please contact us.