Concert review: Pianist Son Yeol-eum delivers a formidable Mozart

Pianist Son Yeol-eum with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra in Yeol Eum Son Plays Mozart - Spirit Of Spring at the Victoria Concert Hall. PHOTO: JACK YAM
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Singapore Symphony Orchestra
Victoria Concert Hall, July 21

When the musicians of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra (SSO) packed the stage from edge to edge, it was natural to wonder if this concert was going to be a throwback to some SSO concerts of earlier days, before the 2014 renovation of the Victoria Concert Hall, when larger works could sound mercilessly loud and strident.

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