On Monday 6th June, SISBAA presented it’s second Alumni Music Scholars Concert following on from the success of last year’s duet performance by Ken and Winry. This time there were six performers featuring a variety of different instruments. Also the Alumni participating in this year’s event were from a wide range of different year groups.
Yeji Yoon (’14) who is currently undertaking an undergraduate Bachelor of Music degree in Piano Performance at the Royal College of Music in London kicked off the concert by playing the harp and was followed by her brother Hyunsu Yoon (’11) who played the flute. Hyunsu is studying his Master’s Degree at the University of North Carolina. Thanisa Durongkaveroj (Eh) (’13) was next up playing the piano. Eh is currently completing her undergraduate studies at Oberlin Conservatory of Music. Kant (Mos) Kosoltrakul (’15) also played the piano at the Alumni Music Concert having also recently performed in the Colors of Spring concert in front of HRH Princess Soamsawali. Mos has just completed his freshman year at USC in LA.
After a brief intermission for refreshments was Hyeamin Suh (Sue) (’09) who sang beautifully accompanied by Jumbo(’09) on the piano. After graduating Shrewsbury, Sue has completed both an undergraduate degree in Music (Voice Performance) from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, National University of Singapore, and a Masters degree (Opera/Voice) from the Schulich School of Music at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.
Finally Pathompat (Patt) Tejapaibul (’13) rounded up the evening with a few contemporary R’n’B classic songs. Patt studies at Berklee College of Music in Boston where he is studying contemporary Soul & R’n’B. Principal Mr. Stephen Holroyd then thanked the audience and also presented the Alumni with a bouquet of flowers each to complete a memorable evening.