Saturday, 23 July 2011

Understanding Western Classical Music


Interested in understanding Western Classical music?

The Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay presents Bitesize, which is "a series of talks and workshops that introduces various aspects of the arts to the general public".

Coming up in the month of Aug 2011 is a fun and interactive presentation on Western Classical music. This presentation is given by Leslie Tan, cellist of Singapore's international string ensemble, the Tang Quartet.'

Date: 7 Aug 2011, Sun
Time: 2 p.m. (2 hours, no intermission)
Venue: Rehearsal Studio, Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay
Price: $15

"Share the quartet's trademark approach to music - unbridled passion and highly charged performances that go beyond technical mastery and cerebral understanding, communicating the emotional message encrypted by the composer. Discover your personal interpretation of Western Classical music as you discard the daunting formalities of music as an art form and let your imagination fly."