PERFORMING ARTS COMPETITIONS 2012
Singapore International Band Festival 2012
Raffles Girls' School Symphonic Band clinched the Silver at this year’s Singapore International Band Festival, Division 1 category, going up against a competition that consisted mainly of tertiary students. The competition, held at The Republic Cultural Centre, Esplanade Concert Hall from 18 to 23 July 2012, enables band members to unleash their potential and creativity.
Congratulations to all the girls in the band, the instructors and the teachers for this achievement at international level.
Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition
Congratulations to RGS student See Ning Hui (407) for winning the Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition (age group 15 -17) held on June 23 this year.
With this win, Ning Hui will represent Singapore in the Southeast Asian round of the Steinway Youth Piano Competition where the winner will move on to participate in the Asian round and thereafter the International Steinway Festival.
RGS students Tan Yu Jia Jessica (412), Elysia Widjaja (409 - 2011) and Li Churen (406 - 2011) were among the semi-finalists for the Singapore leg of the competition.
The inaugural Singapore Steinway Youth Piano Competition is organised by Steinway Gallery Singapore and presented by Bank Julius Baer.