Recent Events

CARIF’s 10th Anniversary Dinner

We lent our off-the-edge brand of contemporary, pop, jazz and swing repertoire to the Cancer Research Initiatives Foundation (CARIF)‘s 10th Anniversary Fundraising Dinner on 22 June 2012, at the Sime Darby Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, with former Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Mahathir Mohamad as the Guest-of-Honour for the evening.

Read more on the event, themed Hope Lives Here, at CARIF’s website.

Earth Hour 2012 @ Sunway Pyramid

The SnL Singers performed at the WWF-Malaysia – Sunway Shopping Malls Earth Hour 2012 event at Sunway Pyramid on 31 March 2012. Read all about the event in news articles in The Star on March 22 and April 2. View photos of the event and the countdown to Earth Hour!

Previous Highlights

The SnL Singers sang at the Martell Pure Gourmet launch on September 2011 at The Pod, Petaling Jaya Commercial City. The repertoire included jazz and contemporary a cappella pieces in line with the ‘Pure’ theme of the event!

The SnL Singers sang at 1 Utama, Petaling Jaya in October 2010 at WorldVision Malaysia‘s roadshow – part of the launch of their ‘Change a Life, Change Your Own’ child sponsorship campaign. View photos from our weekend singing at WorldVision’s roadshow!

Jazz Standards  Listen to the SnL Singers performing Lullaby of Birdland at a concert at the German ambassador’s residence in Kuala Lumpur.

This version of the jazz standard by George Shearing (music) and George David Weiss (words) is a rearrangement by our in-house arranger and tenor, Lee Fong. Also performed at the same event was the irreverent Short People (by Randy Newman, arr. Simon Carrington). Head over to the same blogpost for photos!  : )

Recording the Negeri Sembilan State Anthem – The SnL Singers performed, together with The Philharmonic Society of Selangor, Cantus Musicus, & school choirs from Negeri Sembilan, with the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) in recordings of the Negeri Sembilan state anthem arranged by Malaysian pianist-composer Chong Yew Boon. Read about it in this article from The Sun!

*Update — A documentary on the evolution of the Negeri Sembilan State Anthem, which features the version sung by the various choirs and the MPO, premiered on Bernama TV (Channel 502) on October 27, 2010, 9pm.

Earth Day! – ‘A Cappella – 100% Natural‘- Refreshing tunes from all over the world, a cappella style! The SnL Singers performed at the Greenroom Upstairs @ For Fresh People Kitchen & Kafe on April 25th 2010, 8pm. The event was in conjunction with Earth Day @Bangsar.

View photos on our Facebook page here!

Collaborations! The SnL Singers had a blast performing numbers from Gershwin to Coldplay with a host of other artistes including Janet Lee, Dennis Lau, Yuri Wong, Xandria Ooi and Japanese drummer Nakanishi Takayuki, at Honda‘s 2010 media gathering!

View photos here!

OF EXOTIC WEDDINGS – View photos from an outdoor wedding gig @ Balinese-themed venue Bora Asmara!

OUR TRIBUTE TO M.J. – The SnL Singers performed at Breathe, August 2009 at the PJ Live Arts Centre,an event honouring Michael Jackson and Yasmin Ahmad. Click here to watch us sing Smile our rendition of the King of Pop’s favourite song!

Breathe featured performing artistes and members of the audience dedicating music, poetry, readings, dance, stories and memories to Michael Jackson or Yasmin Ahmad. Further information on Breathe can be found on its Facebook event page, here.