An ode to the Cultural Medallion

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Cultural Medallion, the highest arts accolade in Singapore.

Composer Eric James Watson is the latest recipient and received his medallion at the Istana from President Halimah Yacob on Tuesday.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 19, 2019, with the headline 'An ode to the Cultural Medallion'. Print Edition | Subscribe