Packed halls are among the positive changes attributed to him. Concertmaster Igor Yuzefovich, 37, calls Shui's resignation "the end of a very long and fruitful era". Until we resolve the issues, subscribers need not log in to access ST Digital articles. At home, SSO concerts are 85 per cent sold out. Akshita Nanda. He's made the orchestra go faster than it would have under someone else.
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It has been announced today that. Lan Shui is a Chinese-American conductor. He was the Music Director of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra from to He retire as Music Director on.
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Lan Shui is the Principal Guest Conductor of the National Taiwan Symphony Orchestra. As of JanuaryShui has been appointed SSO’s Conductor Laureate.
In Europe he has performed with Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, hr-Sinfonieorchester, Danish National Symphony Orchestra.
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Under his tenure, the orchestra has attracted well-known soloists such as cellist Yo-Yo Ma, and iconic conductors such as Russia-born Vladimir Ashkenazy and Shui's own mentor, Estonia-born maestro Neeme Jarvi. We have been experiencing some problems with subscriber log-ins and apologise for the inconvenience caused. He has been divesting himself of orchestral titles to spend more time with his wife, a Chinese-American vocalist, and his two children.
Shui Lan has led the Singapore Symphony Orchestra since
Orchestra - working closely with Music Director Lan Shui - and also served as.
Darrell Ang's triumph at the 50th Besançon International Young Conductors' He is grateful to his mentors Vladimir Jurowski and Esa-Pekka Salonen for of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra where he worked with Lan Shui for five years .
Over the past 20 years, he has patiently built the SSO into one of Asia's finest.
He has an year-old son from his first marriage to an Icelandic cellist and travels between Singapore and Copenhagen to be with his family. We have been experiencing some problems with subscriber log-ins and apologise for the inconvenience caused. Violinist Seah says Shui's sustained push to bring in top-class collaborators made the orchestra excel in a relatively short span of time. His second child, a boy, was born in June last year.
Shui broke the news to the orchestra during rehearsals for Friday's near-sold-out Beethoven Gala concert.
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|He has been friend and mentor to the musicians of the SSO, and has inspired a whole generation of musicians and music lovers over the past 22 years.
At home, SSO concerts are 85 per cent sold out. Akshita Nanda. He added: "This concert is also a celebration of 22 years with the orchestra, with the audience, with everyone in Singapore.
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Its free open-air performances at the Botanic Gardens attract up to 8, concertgoers at a time.
He's made the orchestra go faster than it would have under someone else. Shui Lan has led the Singapore Symphony Orchestra since The title of conductor laureate is honorary and Shui will not have an advisory role with the orchestra, though Mr Goh Yew Lin, chairman of the Singapore Symphony Group, said: "We look forward to working with him as an honoured guest conductor for many years to come. The China-born Singapore permanent resident, who turns 60 this year, said he wants to spend more time with his wife and two sons, aged 11 and eight months.