Date: 30th July 2017 Time: 7PM Venue: Bentley Music Auditorium Performance by alumni of Birmingham Conservatoire bringing you exciting music ranging from solo piano music to opera ensembles; from classical to jazz. All proceeds will benefit current Malaysian students studying at Birmingham Conservatoire who seek financial assistance in time of need. Bernard will be accompanying […]Read more "Benevolent Fund Concert"
Perhaps the most important matter a singer needs to think about when going for an audition, preparing for a recital, singing in masterclasses, or just singing in general, “how to lead the pianist” remains one of those very-important-but-not-very-much-discussed topics. Before all, what do we mean by “leading” the pianist? To “lead” as a singer, it […]Read more "Leading the Pianist – How?"
Date: 16 June 2017 Venue: St Andrew’s Church, Rugby On 16th June, Bernard will be performing in a recital will baritone Andrew Randall at St Andrew’s Church in Rugby. This concert celebrates the working relationship of the duo through Bernard’s two years’ residency in the UK. This recital is an hour-long evening recital with two […]Read more "Des Wanderers Liebe"
Date: 7th June 2017 Venue: Lyttleton Theatre, BMI Bernard will be graduating soon with his Master of Music. This recital is the final recital before completion of this programme, and is also a platform to express appreciation to Robin Bowman and Jan Loeffler, principal tutors of Bernard in the two years of studies in Birmingham […]Read more "MMus (Collaborative Piano) Final Recital"
Date: 29th March 2017 Venue: Dorridge Methodist Church Bernard directed and performed as pianist in this recital of Italian art songs of the Romantic era. This concert is supported by four great singers: Victoria Adams (soprano), Tina Fung (soprano), Jack Dolan (tenor), Andrew Randall (baritone). “Italian art song is one of the gems of Western […]Read more "Amore e Morte: Romantic Italian Art Songs Recital"
Date: 25th March 2017 Venue: St Alban’s Church, Birmingham Bernard accompanied two sopranos: Susanna MacRae and Roxanne Korda in an afternoon recital of songs and arias.Read more "Saturday Songs"
Verbunkos Trio has been awarded the Birmingham Town Hall Symphony Hall prize! This will bring them a concert opportunity in the next concert season of Birmingham THSH. Verbunkos Trio is formed of Yu-Mien Sun on the violin, Luke Newby on the clarinet and Bernard Tan on the piano.Read more "Birmingham Town Hall Symphony Hall Prize"