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The klpac String Orchestra under the baton of Norman Ong is going pop this time around with a whole host of chart-topping hits and all-time favourites that will definitely have you moving and swaying along.
Program includes: Lady Gaga, Don’t Stop Believin’, I Will Always Love You, Sweet Child O’ Mine, Can’t Help Falling In Love With You, Counting Stars, Viva la Vida, Shake It Off, Call Me Maybe and many more.
Tan Fang Hau (Cello)
Reno Lee (Vocal)
Iswary Johari (Electric Guitar)
Music Director and Resident Conductor: Norman Ong
Presented by The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre (klpac)
Date & Time:
31st May 2019, 8.30pm
1st Jun 2019, 8.30pm
2nd June 2019, 3.00pm
Venue: Pentas 2, klpac
Ticket: RM 50 (Regular)
RM 40 (TAS Card / Seniors / Disabled / Students)
**Senior Citizens: 60 years old and above.
Cello - Tan Fang Hau
Fang Hau graduated from Malaysia Institute of Art majoring in cello under the tutelage of Mr Chia E Man. He also received tutelage from Mr Ivan Torres. He was greatly encouraged and inspired by his sister to learn and appreciate music since the age of 18. With his passion in chamber music, he actively participates in various chamber and orchestra groups such as Friends of Strings Chamber and The Kuala Lumpur Performing Arts Centre Orchestra (klpac Orchestra). He has often been invited as guest player in the klpac String Orchestra, Penang Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) and in various gigs. He also enjoys being a cello teacher, in hope to share his knowledge and inspirations. He is currently a full time cellist in Kuala Lumpur Orchestra since 2014 and performs on a 2016 Tan Chin Seng cello.
Vocal - Reno Lee
RENO-A Malaysian female singer who born to be a greatest live performer on stage, she had been on the stage for more than fifteen years of performance experience, with her powerful voice and her own character voice sounding, 2009, she launched her first solo album Reno < One Chance >and her song – (That‘s All) won the Best Chinese Act in Malaysia in VIMA 2010 (Voice Independent Music Awards) , and same year she was nominated THE BEST FEMALE VOCALIST OVERALL in AVIMA2010 (Asia Voice Independent Music Award), the fans and supporter of her are getting more and more now a day. Her fifteen years of singing life grow her knowledge and technique of singing, and she’s been performed over thousands of live show in her singing career.
Vocal - Eyka
Eyka has a heart for singing when she was as young as eight years old. Her love for music had encouraged her to pick up music lesson since Form Three and learned flute and guitar. She had formed “The Sibling’s Band” with her siblings who have the same interest towards music since 2012, playing the role of lead singer and guitarist. Her notable experience includes performing as flutist during International Jazz Day at UiTM (2018)and performed at Dewan Filharmonik Petronas with The Sibling’s Band (2014)She is currently pursuing Bachelor of Music Performance at UiTM Shah Alam. She aspires to be a great musician in the future by keep learning and improving every day.
Electric Guitar - Iswary Johari
Izwary Johari is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, arranger, producer and educator. For the past 15 years, he pursuits his passion of nurturing music. This includes having had position as Music Director at several international schools in Klang Valley. He is currently the Conductor of SK Bukit Damansara Orchestra while also offering private classes for youths of various instruments into full band setup in focus of the art of playing music together.
A familiar figure in local music scene, he has been actively playing and touring in various bands throughout the years all over Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia including Jakarta Rock Parade 2008.
In 2015, he formed a 3-piece 70s rock band SPEEDWITCHES. Rooting for analogue over digital sound, SPEEDWITCHES debuted their music in casette-form the same year. Since then, they’ve been actively performing notably at Rockaway Festival 2016 and Urbanscape 2018 satellite show.
31st May 20:30
RM 50 (Regular) RM 40 (TAS Card / Seniors / Disabled / Students)