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Meet The Team (in alphabetical order)


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Joseph CURIALE, Artistic Advisor

Three-time CNN Hero nominee, and an Emmy Award-nominated composer, arranger, and producer of music for film, TV, and audio recordings, with twenty-six years experience in Hollywood, Joseph Curiale has worked with more than 100 artists, such as Michael Jackson, Janet Jackson, Ray Charles, Little Richard, Santana, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and opera star Kathleen Battle, and, in a variety of capacities, has worked with most all the major Hollywood film companies. The first staff songwriter in Columbia Pictures’ history, with an exclusive six-year contract, he also composed, arranged, and produced music for nearly 100 TV shows, popular recordings, and such hit movies as Steve Martin’s Roxanne, receiving the first of several gold and platinum records for his contribution to the #1 motion picture soundtrack, Breakin’ (Breakdance), which introduced break dancing to the world. (Full Biog)




Shao Suan LOW and Shao Ying LOW, Pianists-Composers

Shao Suan LOW and Shao Ying LOW are professional classical pianists and also composers and songwriters from Singapore. They have performed numerous times with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra as soloists, and some of their original compositions have won awards and are performed worldwide. Their debut album, Romance In The City, featuring their original New Age piano compositions won the “2014 Artistic Performance Album of the Year” award at the “10th Hi-Fi Album Awards 2014″ in Guangzhou, China. The sisters are full members of the Composers And Authors Society of Singapore (COMPASS). For more information about the sisters, please visit their websites at and




Leonard TAN, Principal Conductor

Dr. Leonard Tan is Assistant Professor of Music at the National Institute of Education-Nanyang Technological University, Principal Conductor of the Singapore National Youth Orchestra, and Music Director of the Philharmonic Winds (Singapore). He earned his doctorate from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where he studied orchestral conducting with David Effron and Arthur Fagen. He has also participated in masterclasses with Leif Segerstam and Alexander Polischuk, where he worked with the St Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic, and with Johannes Schlaefli, where he worked with Academic Orchestra Zurich. He has adjudicated in festivals in the United States and Asia, and served as guest faculty in conducting at the University of Hawaii. His passion for new music has seen him conduct Singapore Symphony Orchestra musicians in a Singapore-Japan Composers Exchange Concert, and numerous new works by Singaporean composers. (Full Biog)



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Michael THIEN, Event Organiser

In 2008 Michael founded MS WORKS, an unique Singaporean event company working in the fields of Communication Skills, Drama, Music, and Performance Arts, appealing to the education, corporate and artistic worlds.