Amni Musfirah & The Hustlers

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Amni Musfirah & The Hustlers | MUSIC | A Singapore talent who just moved back from the US, Pop R&B singer-songwriter Amni Musfirah brings you familiar songs as well as her original songs in celebration of the close of the year to welcome new beginnings. The New York High singer will showcase new tunes that are soon […]

All Things New : Tell Lie Vision

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

All Things New: Tell Lie Vision Esplanade Co Ltd Formed in September 2012, Tell Lie Vision is a five-piece alternative rock/post-hardcore band that circles around hard-hitting breakdowns and melodic riffs. After playing their first overseas show at ISLA Music Festival in Cebu, Philippines, the band is currently back in the studio to record their second […]

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Foreword February | Poem Factory by Farhana Diyana (FD)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Foreword February Poem Factory Farhana Diyana (FD) & Esplanade Co Ltd Spoken, narrated, musically interpreted—words, stories and literary texts take centrestage this month. Love yourself in the best way possible, by dedicating a poem to the most important person in the world – yourself. FD is in the house to write you a poem based […]

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Foreword February | Poem Factory by Farhana Diyana (FD)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Foreword February Poem Factory Farhana Diyana (FD) & Esplanade Co Ltd Spoken, narrated, musically interpreted—words, stories and literary texts take centrestage this month. Love yourself in the best way possible, by dedicating a poem to the most important person in the world – yourself. FD is in the house to write you a poem based […]

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Foreword February | Nusantara Arts

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Foreword February Nusantara Arts Nusantara Arts & Esplanade Co Ltd Spoken, narrated, musically interpreted—words, stories and literary texts take centrestage this month. Thursday, 15 February 6.45 PM & 7.45 PM Poets are winners of a poetry writing competition organised by Nusantara Arts – B3 in conjunction with Bulan Bahasa 2016. Their works have been transformed […]

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A Date With Friends | Throwbacks with Suraya Hassan

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

A Date With Friends : Throwbacks with Suraya Hassan Esplanade Co Ltd Join Suraya Hassan in an evening of English and Malay evergreen favourites as she performs songs by The Carpenters, Barbra Streisand and Linda Ronstadt.Performed in English and Malay.Credits : Esplanade website DURATION 30 minutes per set Facebook: @EsplanadeSG Instagram: @esplanadesingapore

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Gemadah : Madrasah Aljunied Angklung Ensemble

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd The students from Madrasah Aljunied Angklung Ensemble present a repertoire of nostalgic folk tunes from the Malay Archipelago as well as songs by the late Tan Sri P. Ramlee. With old favourites including Di Tanjong Katong, Bengawan Solo and Alhamdulillah from Ali Baba Bujang Lapok, the ensemble looks set to bring you back in time. Performed in […]

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Gemadah : The Modern Ensemble

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd x Djoko Mangkrengg Performing Arts The Modern Ensemble, who specialises in playing Indonesian instruments such as the angklung, kulintang and gamelan, presents a contemporary sound that combines their instruments with western strings and percussion. About Djoko Mangkrengg Formed in 2009 by late music director Mohamed Khamis Selamat, Djoko Mangkrengg, which means “enthusiastic […]

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In Youthful Company : Orkestra Sri Temasek

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Senandung Rakyat – Tunes of the Community. Orkestra Sri Temasek (Singapore) Orkestra Sri Temasek presents an evening of popular local community tunes of traditional Malay music genres. Tunes such as Dayung Sampan and Di Tanjung Katong will be performed by resident singers Afi Hanafi and Asri Daud alongside Music Director Megat Firdaus. Sri Temasek Orchestra […]

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A Tapestry of Sacred Music: Zafin – Devotion and Celebration

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd x Firqah Alwehdah (SG) Zafin is a centuries-old dance form that means “footwork”, and it’s no wonder how it got its name. The genre is noteworthy for its deft footwork and the spring in each dancer’s step, whether the song is fast and energetic, or slow and relaxing. This dance form, which is […]

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A Tapestry of Sacred Music: Zafin – Devotion and Celebration

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd x Firqah Alwehdah (SG) Zafin is a centuries-old dance form that means “footwork”, and it’s no wonder how it got its name. The genre is noteworthy for its deft footwork and the spring in each dancer’s step, whether the song is fast and energetic, or slow and relaxing. This dance form, which is […]

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Songs We Grew Up With : Hasyir Ibrahim

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Inspired by the likes of guitar greats such as Albert King, Gary Clark Jr. and Matt Schofield, Hasyir Ibrahim picked up the guitar at the age of 12. Armed with the calming, dulcet tone of his voice and a charismatic nature, he can often be seen out on the streets and on […]

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Songs We Grew Up With : Hasyir Ibrahim

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Inspired by the likes of guitar greats such as Albert King, Gary Clark Jr. and Matt Schofield, Hasyir Ibrahim picked up the guitar at the age of 12. Armed with the calming, dulcet tone of his voice and a charismatic nature, he can often be seen out on the streets and on […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Dikir-pella

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. JUARA (Singapore) Seven vocalists, seven distinct voices presenting the sounds of dikir barat in harmony. In a first, classic dikir songs are sung a cappella by some of the finest singers in the scene. They are JUARA. About JUARA JUARA comprises of the best vocalists in the Singapore dikir barat scene. Aqmal N, Elfee IsmailIEI, Hakim Rohimin, […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: The Pesta Stage

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. Fiza O - RIA 89.7 FM (Singapore) What’s hot to watch in this edition of Pesta Raya? Join Fiza O – RIA 897 FM, Mediacorp at the Esplanade Concourse as she catches up with the festival artists and gets some behind-the-scenes updates from them, complete with fun facts and teasers! For the […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: The Bridge of Kinship

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. Ensemble Keroncong Eljasquee (IND) with Rudy Djoharnaen (SG) Keroncong is one of the traditional music genres of Indonesia. Keroncong music first sprung out of Kampung Tugu in Jakarta, and were played by people of Portuguese descent who had intermarried with the locals. It has gone through a long history of growth since then, and […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Walang Weh

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. RENTA Collective (SG) Walang Weh is a storytelling performance by the musicians and vocalists of RENTA Collective. It follows the legend of Sri Betara Wira, told through selected poems by local poets, dikir barat music, and songs from Malay films made in the ’50s and ’60s. As the legend goes, Betara and his people were […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: A Kuih Story – A Sensory Play Experience

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Recommended for ages 4 and above. Parent-Child workshop. Join sensory specialists Tickle Your Senses at their Playdough School @ the Esplanade this July. Let them take you on a fun-filled journey of kuih-making using their premium taste-safe playdough. Learn about the history and types of kuih, then try kneading your own! Kwan Chiao Chyi […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Kemas

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. P7:1SMA (Singapore) Kemas - translated loosely in English, means ‘tidy'. It is customary before festive seasons, that people and their houses do some spring cleaning. Exploring meticulous behaviour & everyday chores, this roving piece brings new life to the spaces in Esplanade. Come kemas with the dancers from P7:1SMA in this piece, suitable for […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: The Pesta Stage

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. Fiza O - RIA 89.7 FM (Singapore) What’s hot to watch in this edition of Pesta Raya? Join Fiza O – RIA 897 FM, Mediacorp at the Esplanade Concourse as she catches up with the festival artists and gets some behind-the-scenes updates from them, complete with fun facts and teasers! For the […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Biduanita Collective

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. Adliana Supiani, Namie Rasman & Sarah Wong (SG) Biduanita Collective presents an evening of Malay and Indonesian pop songs and classics by three ladies on instruments of sublime beauty: the voice, the violin and the harp. Enjoy the comeliness of live acoustic performances by Adliana Supiani on the violin and vocal, Namie […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Walang Weh

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. RENTA Collective (SG) Walang Weh is a storytelling performance by the musicians and vocalists of RENTA Collective. It follows the legend of Sri Betara Wira, told through selected poems by local poets, dikir barat music, and songs from Malay films made in the ’50s and ’60s. As the legend goes, Betara and his people were […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: A Kuih Story – A Sensory Play Experience

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Recommended for ages 4 and above. Parent-Child workshop. Join sensory specialists Tickle Your Senses at their Playdough School @ the Esplanade this July. Let them take you on a fun-filled journey of kuih-making using their premium taste-safe playdough. Learn about the history and types of kuih, then try kneading your own! Kwan Chiao Chyi […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Kemas

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. P7:1SMA (Singapore) Kemas - translated loosely in English, means ‘tidy'. It is customary before festive seasons, that people and their houses do some spring cleaning. Exploring meticulous behaviour & everyday chores, this roving piece brings new life to the spaces in Esplanade. Come kemas with the dancers from P7:1SMA in this piece, suitable for […]

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Pesta Raya 2018: Voices in Harmony

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. Permaisuara (SG) Wind down in the evening and explore traditional Malay music genres through popular tunes in the stylings of inang, joget, zapin, and asli. Enjoy the vocal harmonies of PermaiSuara, a Singapore Malay vocal group. About PermaiSuara Founded in 2016 by artist Afi Hanafi, PermaiSuara is a collective of traditional Malay singers […]

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Red Dot August : Among Four & ExtraOrdinary Horizons

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd About Among Four Among Four is a four-piece, all-male, all-Singaporean vocal group, comprising Azri, Hanan, Lutfil and Perry. Each of them was studying at a different ITE College when they met at the ITE Vocal XChange in 2015. Even though Azri and Perry were both in the Show Choir, Hanan in West […]

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Red Dot August : Among Four & ExtraOrdinary Horizons

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd About Among Four Among Four is a four-piece, all-male, all-Singaporean vocal group, comprising Azri, Hanan, Lutfil and Perry. Each of them was studying at a different ITE College when they met at the ITE Vocal XChange in 2015. Even though Azri and Perry were both in the Show Choir, Hanan in West […]

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GELOMBUNK by Riduan Zalani

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Riduan Zalani You’ll love what we have in store for you! Come celebrate the launch of #gelombunk with us! A night featuring Riduan Zalani’s latest work; his debut album; as he’s joined by a stellar lineup of musicians! Credits : Gelombunk Facebook Event DURATION 7.30 PM - 8.30 PM 1 hour Free Admission Facebook: @RiduanZalani Instagram: @riduanzalani

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Red Dot August : Khai

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Khai is a local singer-songwriter who has been performing original material since 2014. He has played at numerous music festivals such as the Verve Arts Festival, Void Fest and Singapore Night Festival at Singapore Art Museum. He also has, for half a year, held residencies at The Beast Bar & Bistro and […]

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Red Dot August : Umar Sirhan

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd The challenges of youth, the struggles of love and the discovery of the joys and pitfalls of life characterises Umar's music. Known for his smooth silky vocals, Umar has garnered the attention of fans and musicians alike. Pensive lyrics, coupled with melodies inspired by the likes of John Mayer, Charlie Lim and […]

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Red Dot August : Hasyir Ibrahim

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Inspired by the likes of guitar greats such as Albert King, Gary Clark Jr, Eric Johnson and Matt Schofield, Hasyir Ibrahim picked up the guitar at the age of 12. Armed with the calming, dulcet tone of his vocals and a charismatic nature, he can often be seen on the stage as […]

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Red Dot August : MAIA Band

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Maia Band is an all-male outfit of military men hailing from Singapore, who have chosen music as their secondary weapon. The group was founded in 2017 by vocalist and guitarist Muhammad Ashik, formerly from 3dash1 (winner of The Straits Times School of Rock Competition) and rock band Deputy Siren, together with lead guitarist and […]

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Cipta Cita : Life Cicla (IND)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Bogor band Life Cicla first began as the solo music project of leader Yos BonR. With a name that refers to the cycle of life, the band takes their stories from how humans perceive and live life. They put together their brand of acoustic rock with ethnic Indonesian instrumentations. About CIPTA CITA […]

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Cipta Cita : LIONFAM (SG)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Feat. Judah Lyne, Yanti, Iyaad, Yushini Qistina, Yaya Hamid, Haqim Mokhtar LIONFAM is a group of friends bonded by the same love for music despite their music preferences. The chemistry they had grown through productive meet-ups and inspiring each other with their experiences. With the purpose of making music fun while introducing modern […]

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Cipta Cita : Couple (MY)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Led by frontman and songwriter Aidil Rusli, Couple is one of the few, true-blue power pop bands in the region and has been playing since 1995. Their first single, Now That I Can See, was featured in the soundtrack of the 2010 Hollywood film Super, starring Rainn Wilson, Ellen Page and Liv Tyler. .About […]

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Cipta Cita : Iskandar Rawi (SG)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Iskandar Rawi is a Malay alternative rock musician and former frontman of Singapore punk rock band, black-ductape. His credentials include engineering live sound for international and local musicians. Last year, Iskandar collaborated with rapper Flique Mohamad on the song Tenang, written to motivate troubled youth. His foray into rap helped him tap into […]

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Cipta Cita : Isnina (SG)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Ever since her nomination at the prestigious Anugerah Planet Muzik 2017 last October, Isnina has been focused on self-development, finding her music identity and stepping out of her comfort zone to explore creative expressions. Her debut feature album, ISNINA, consists of eight tracks that showcase her as a bilingual artist through a mix of Malay […]

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Crossing Borders : Musiqa Al Arabiyyah

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Arab music has a long history of interaction with many other regional music styles and genres. It is an amalgam of the music of the Arab people in the Arabian peninsula and the music of all the peoples that make up the Arab world today. Samrah Al Mazikaty is a live band […]

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Octoburst : Angklung Tunes

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Listen to the melodious songs of the angklung as the Madrasah Aljunied Angklung Ensemble plays well-loved classics like Gunung Paying, Bengawan Solo and evergreen hits by P. Ramlee. About Madrasah Aljunied Angklung Ensemble Madrasah Aljunied Angklung Ensemble, formed in 2008, comprises of students from the Madrasah Aljunied Al Islamiah. The ensemble under the baton […]

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Octoburst : Ethnic Beats

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Pop songs played on traditional ethnic instruments? Ethnico fuses the sounds of traditional ethnic instruments from the Malay Archipelago like the gambang, salwang, rebana, kendang with modern instruments like the violin and accordion in their songs. About Ethnico Ethnico is Era Dance Theatre's (EDT) music team led by established local music composer and arranger Dzul Rabull […]

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SWF X POP #30: Remix

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Performed in Malay. What happens when contemporary musicians and writers are asked to have a conversation with music and poetry from the past? Join singer-songwriter Asnida Daud, poet Rafaat Hamzah, and writer-musician Bani Haykal as they reinterpret traditional Malay texts for an evening of dynamic call and response performances between new voices and classic […]

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Naungan Awan – Bakti Khair

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

Esplanade Co Ltd Performed in Malay. A collaboration with the Malay Language Council, Singapore, Naungan Awan is a musical exploration that features a series of poems in the Malay language, based on Bakti Khair’s daily reflections and recollections of the past. Presented in homophonous music compositions, this poetry performance will incorporate virtual instruments to realise patterns of […]

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Pesta Raya 2019: MJ12 @ Pesta Raya

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Feat. DJ KC (SG) Radio's most popular night show MISTERI JAM 12 is back at Esplanade. If you have always loved his radio programme and listened to his show at night, this is your chance to see him sharing his supernatural and thrilling stories live! Audiences will get to see how he adds an […]

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Pesta Raya 2019: Pesta uNyanyi

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Hosted by Fiza O with special guest performer, Syed Azmir. Have you cast your votes? Watch participants step into the spotlight as they sing live accompanied by a backing band. These contestants have posted videos of themselves on social media and have been shortlisted to attend a live recording audition. Now they are […]

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CIPTA CITA 2019: LIONFAM (SG)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD LIONFAM is a music project comprising producers Judah Lyne and Haramain Osman, alongside six young artists in Yushini, Iyaad, Farhan Shah, Yanti, Yaya and Haqim Mokhtar. Join the musical collective in an evening of original music, co-produced and co-written by some of the artists themselves. Back in 2010, Judah Lyne and Haramain […]

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CIPTA CITA 2019: Bendahara (SG)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Singapore band Bendahara melds bossa nova and lounge music with ethnic fusion sounds. They will present acoustic performances that carry a narrative of self-reflection and catharsis, as well as self-awareness in the relationship between Man and the divine. Their first set is titled Bisik ke bumi.. (translated as “Whispers to the ground..”), which dives […]

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CIPTA CITA 2019: Rico Setiabudi (SG)

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

ESPLANADE CO LTD Rico Setiabudi’s music is all about spreading positivity. In an acoustic performance backed by Rayhul Firdaus (guitar), Rifaah Ridzuwanulhakim (backing vocals), and Zahir Masri (cajon), he will present a range of easy-listening originals. Rico Setiabudi is a Malay singer-songwriter who writes pop music with a touch of R&B. Having started with the […]

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Gemadah – Traditional Malay Music Festival

Concourse, Esplanade 1 Esplanade Drive

GEMADAH – Traditional Malay Music Festival is presented by the Traditional Malay Music Consortium in collaboration with Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay as part of Pentas

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