Music

Pitch by Mosaic Associate Artist Chok Kerong

Organised by: Esplanade - Theatres on the Bay
Performed by: Chok Kerong & ensemble
  • Date:
    27, 28 Feb 2019
  • Time:
    7:30pm
  • Duration:
    1h 50min, with 20min intermission
  • Venue:
    Esplanade Recital Studio
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  • Language:
    English

Synopsis:

"... lyrical, funky and aggressively inventive..." – The Business Times, Singapore

"Chok's penmanship matches his undeniable instrumental panache."
– Ian Patterson, allaboutjazz.com

A follow-up to 2015's Eleven, pianist and composer Chok Kerong will present all-new compositions and arrangements written for the latest edition of his chamber jazz ensemble, which comprises some of the best musicians from all over the world.

Kerong's shapeshifting harmony, daring chromaticism and infectious rhythms will make this concert one to defy categorisation.

Featuring
Chok Kerong piano, keyboards
Ang Shao-Wen conductor
Mat Jodrell (AU) trumpet, flugelhorn
Nathaniel Gao (CN) saxophone
Marques Young (MY) trombone
Christina Zhou, Gabriel Lee violin
Christoven Tan viola
Ryan Sim cello
Johannes Felscher (USA) bass
Teriver Cheung (HK) guitar
Soh Wen Ming drums

Pitch by Mosaic Associate Artist Chok Kerong


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