The Cedar Girls' Secondary School Choir
Date: April 3, 2012
Category: Children's and Youth Choirs
Category: School Choirs
Location: Singapore, Singapore
The Cedar Girls' Choir was admitted into the MOE Choral Excellence Programme since 2002 and also honoured with The Rotary Club Ambassador of the Arts Award. Under the baton of Choral Director and Music Coordinator, Ms Naomi Chye, the choir has distinguished itself as a Gold Award Choir at the biennial SYF and also brings honour to the nation by garnering overseas awards at Czech Republic, Hawaii, Australia and The United Kingdom.
In recent years, the choir has also been invited to perform at The Esplanade Limelight series; The World Conference of The Bloomberg Awards ceremony; The Singapore Embassy in Seoul as well as the Official Recording choir for National Day Parade (NDP) 2012. In 2013, the choir clinched the Distinction award at the Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentation. History is made as 'Voices as One' choral ensemble emerged top 3 in the Finals of the Sing A Nation Mediacorp TV contest, leading to the NDP performance at the Marina Bay. Finally, the performance at The Asia Pacific Symposium for Music Education, the teaching of the Cup song at Potong Pasir Ccommunity Club PassionArts Singing Festival as well as the Live recording of our choral ensemble at the mediacorp Okto Live TV programme are platforms which has enabled the choir, as singing ambassadors, to foster goodwill and partnership with the community and the world.