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Joining Hands to Enhance Community Wellness through Music

Joining Hands to Enhance Community Wellness through Music

On 7 September 2018, the YST Conservatory was delighted to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with Sengkang General Hospital (SKH), welcoming further collaboration to enrich and enhance the well-being of the community through music as part of the Arts in Healing Programme.

Advocating Social & Artistic Responsibility for Singaporean musicians

Advocating Social & Artistic Responsibility for Singaporean musicians

Third year Recording Arts and Science student Sulwyn Lok is the proud conductor and president of the Victoria Chinese Orchestra (VACO), a non-profit organization he co-founded with friends in 2014.

Celebrating Children's Day

Celebrating Children's Day

Inspiring a love for music and the arts for the next generation of Singaporeans, six YST students curated an engaging music program for children with and without disabilities, aged 5-10, presented as the concluding celebration for a 3 week-long Inclusive Arts Workshop Series hosted by community arts organization ‘Superhero Me’.

Artistic Citizens: A Year In Review

Artistic Citizens: A Year In Review

At YST, preparation for achieving musical excellence on the stage goes beyond spending hours in the practice room. Although individual private practice is essential to achieving musical excellence, there is another important ingredient: the art of connecting with people. 

Cross-art Collaboration and Innovation in the Icelandic Landscape

Cross-art Collaboration and Innovation in the Icelandic Landscape

Two YST students, Stasha and Noah, return from the New Audiences and Innovative Practice (NAIP) 8th Introductory Program in Reykjavik, Iceland, and share what they learnt.

YST Modules Open to NUS Students

YST Modules Open to NUS Students

YST Conservatory is pleased to announce that 14 Conservatory modules are available to NUS students in the upcoming 2017/2018 Semester 1 starting in August.

Celebrating International Music Day

Celebrating International Music Day

To celebrate International Music Day (24 June), the Alliance Française de Singapour organised a Ciné-Concert performed and presented by a collective led by YST viola major Mervin Wong

Sharing the Gift of Music

Sharing the Gift of Music

Several second-year students from YST, together with performers aged five to 80, presented a one-hour music showcase on 1 April at the Alexandra Hospital Auditorium that delighted audiences and demonstrated the power of music in connecting people.

Journeys Through Reykjavik: New Audiences and Innovative Practice

Journeys Through Reykjavik: New Audiences and Innovative Practice

YST Conservatory students Mervin Wong and Rachel Ho recently attended a 3 day seminar in Reykjavik, Iceland, as part of YST’s collaboration with the New Audience and Innovative Practice, European Master of Music.  

GLOMUS Camp in Natal Brazil

GLOMUS Camp in Natal Brazil

Two students from YST Conservatory participated in GLOMUS Camp 2017 Bridging Cultures Through Collaboration and Co-creation, held in Natal, Brazil from 10-20 January 2017.