Can Chinese music ensembles keep holding the tune?

SAtheCollective performing at the Angelica Festival in Bologna, Italy, in May 2018.
SAtheCollective performing at the Angelica Festival in Bologna, Italy, in May 2018.PHOTO: SATHECOLLECTIVE

SINGAPORE - Over the past six years, the Chinese music scene in Singapore has experienced something of a mini-boom, with numerous chamber-size music ensembles sprouting up.

At least 10 perform here professionally today even though the founders say it is not easy going.

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