Singapore Chinese Orchestra will take Nanyang music to Europe

The Singapore Chinese Orchestra will perform in four cities: Berlin in Germany, Prague in the Czech Republic, Imola in Italy and Athens in Greece.
The Singapore Chinese Orchestra will perform in four cities: Berlin in Germany, Prague in the Czech Republic, Imola in Italy and Athens in Greece.PHOTO: SINGAPORE CHINESE ORCHESTRA

SINGAPORE - Fourteen years after its first tour of Europe, the Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) is heading there again from Aug 31 to Sept 9. It will perform in Berlin in Germany, Prague in the Czech Republic, Imola in Italy and in Greece.

The tour will feature solo performances by Grammy Award-winning sheng player Wu Wei and Singaporean violinist Kam Ning, the latter playing the well-known Butterfly Lovers Concerto.

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