Recording at the Singapore Conservatory

Recording at the Singapore Conservatory

by Anri Stenden Did you know that the Singapore Conservatory, with its impressive all-glass frontage (see photo below), 80 sound-proof (and temperature controlled) practice studios, and a 600-seater concert hall, also boasts one of the largest recording studios in...
Practising everywhere

Practising everywhere

by Anri Stenden Prof Piet Koornhof has made numerous trips all across the globe for concerts and recordings, including to Europe, North America, Russia and Singapore. Since travelling takes a lot of time, and airports and train stations never have practice rooms, Prof...
Listen to the New Voices, Part 2

Listen to the New Voices, Part 2

Some of the first year students talked to Anri Stenden about their experiences at the School of Music. The way things are going, we’ll go to bed tonight and wake up in the middle of November. Ask anyone at the Conservatory how quickly we have seen the first few months...
Listen to the New Voices, Part 1

Listen to the New Voices, Part 1

Some of the first year students talked to Anri Stenden about their experiences at the School of Music. It’s not easy being a first year — well-loved school teachers you were close to calling ‘Mom’ are abruptly exchanged for bossy, intimidating lecturers; that...