Sat, 05 Aug 2023 04:30pm
Suntec Plaza ( Outdoor area, between Suntec Office Tower 1 & 5)
Are you looking for an extraordinary experience that will leave a lasting impression? Join us for the incredible World String's Day (WSD) event. Here's why you won't want to miss out:
A two-day journey of music, fun, and learning. Stand as one of the 400 musicians, from serenading the harmony of 'Mr. Blue Sky' and 'Home' to the timeless elegance of 'Mozart Divertimento in F.' Delight in the enchanting melodies and captivating performances at the Fountain of Wealth, Suntec City. These musical moments will stay with you forever and leave an unforgettable impression.
WSD brings together orchestras from around the world, coming together as one under the banner of the Global Youth Orchestra (GYO). By participating, you'll be a part of a mass musical ensemble featuring 400 talented global musicians. This is a chance to celebrate unity, diversity, and the universal language of music.
As a participant, you'll receive music scores and audio tracks of ‘Home’ & ‘Mozart Divertimento in F’ for practice. This opportunity allows you to enhance your musical abilities, improve your playing skills, and expand your repertoire. The strings ensemble masterclass session, led by a renowned professor, will provide valuable insights and guidance to take your talent to new heights.
Recognition and Certification
WSD is organised in collaboration with the Global Strings Federation and Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, NUS. By joining this event, you'll receive a certificate jointly issued by these prestigious institutions. It's a recognition of your dedication and accomplishment, showcasing your commitment to music.
Networking and Opportunities
Participating in WSD opens doors to meet fellow musicians, professionals, and music enthusiasts from diverse backgrounds. These connections can lead to new friendships, collaborations, and potential future opportunities in the music industry. It's a chance to expand your network and broaden your horizons.
How to register for this event?
Log in to your GSF account to register for the event.
- If you don't have an account, sign up for a free one.
Step 2: invitation code "WSDGYO23"
a) For organisation members - Apply the invitation code from your person-in-charge to waive your event fee.
b) To avail of a waived event fee for members who are not participating in the orchestra masterclass on August 5, please ensure to apply the invitation code "WSDGYO23" during registration for World Strings Day.
c) If you are interested in participating in the two-day World Strings Day event and the orchestra masterclass, please proceed with the payment of $50 through paypal or bank transfer SGD50 (for orchestra masterclass only) as below detail:
Beneficiary: Global Strings Federation Pte Ltd
Name of Bank: The Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited Swift Code: ocbcsgsg
Bank Account: 595172305001
Log in to your GSF account and click the "FILE" button to download your 3 scores and 3 audio tracks.
Step 4: Collect the t-shirt at Tong Ming Xi Gallery- Commonwealth #08-28 and Esplanade Mall #02-06 strictly by appointment only from 15 July 2023.
+65 6238 8750
We welcome all violin, viola, and cello players regardless of background, age or skills level, to celebrate a shared love for string music.
To download your scores and audio tracks, simply: 1. Log in to your GSF account. 2. Click on the “files icon” shown on the “My Events” page 3. Download scores and audio tracks
WSD t-shirt (new sign-ups only) with dark colour long pants and covered shoes.
Orchestra Masterclass at *Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (YSTCM)
3 Conservatory Drive, 117376
0900 Registration at Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, NUS
1030 Orchestra masterclass at Concert Hall
1230 End masterclass
Prepare your instrument, bow, music score, music stand and fully attired for orchestra masterclass.
1. WSD T-shirt
2. Dark coloured long pants
3. Covered shoes
We will arrange meal and buses to transport the participants from YSTCM to Suntec City at 2:30 PM. Parents are welcomed to meet their children at Suntec City.
Iconic performance @ Suntec Plaza ( Outdoor area, between Suntec Office Tower 1 & 5)
3 Temasek Blvd, Singapore 038983
1730 Actual Performance
1800 End Performance
*A holding area is available for individuals and cellists to store their belongings and instrument cases. If you're with family or friends, please entrust your items to them instead.