Events/Contests/Opportunities

Mark your calendar for everything from live-streamed intimate gigs to competitions and more.

Contact us to list your events/workshops/competitions.

The Teng Academy Scholarship 2022
If you have a passion for Chinese music and are in need of support to further your musical journey, the Teng Academy is offering a scholarship that covers the full tuition fees of instrumental lessons, examinations and course materials for 2 years. The programme consists of a rigorous training scheme of lessons and assessments with professional instructors from Teng. Scholars will also be given performance opportunities and be involved in community outreach programmes.

Eligibility

  • Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident (PR)
  • Between the ages 7 to 21 as of 31 December 2022
  • Plays a Chinese instrument or an instrument found in Chinese Orchestras. Applicants who play the Cello, Double Bass, and other Western Percussion must have been a member of a Chinese ensemble/orchestra for at least one year.
  • Per Capita Income (PCI) of S$2000 or lower

Study with Anderson and Roe
This workshop is a golden opportunity to spend an intensive week with the dynamic Anderson & Roe piano duo. The workshop will focus mainly on one piano four hands repertoire with the possibility of adding repertoire for two pianos.

Application Deadlines

February 3, 2022
First Round (for automatic scholarship consideration)

March 31, 2022
Second Round (for scholarship consideration, subject to availability)

Applications received after the Second Round deadline will be processed on a first-come, first-served basis.

How To Apply

  1. Complete the registration form (below)
  2. Pay the registration fee of $85 (you will be prompted at the end of the registration form)
  3. Submit your audition materials {link to Audition Materials page} by email to admissions@orford.mu

Audition & scholarship results will be emailed at the end of February 2022.

Coldplay World Tour 2022
Coldplay will be touring the world in 2022 and their ‘Music Of The Spheres’ world tour will be as “sustainable as possible”.  It will be powered with rechargeable batteries fueled by renewable sources. Tickets are almost sold out. Grab yours today!

Guns N’ Roses Tour 2022
Guns N’ Roses are starting their world tours from May 21 to Dec 10 2022. Don’t miss your chance to see the band live. Tickets are on sale now!

John Lennon Songwriting Contest 2022
In honor of John Lennon, The John Lennon Songwriting Contest is an international songwriting contest that began in 1997 to give songwriters an opportunity to express themselves, gain recognition, and get their music heard. The JLSC is made possible by Yoko Ono Lennon. You do not need a professional recording. Entries will be judged on originality, melody, composition and lyrics (when applicable).

The JLSC is running a LOVE SONG CONTEST each week until Valentine’s Day.

Enter by SUNDAY at 11:59pm PT each week and we will select one contest entrant to win a prize pack filled with home studio gear and instruments. Winners announced each Monday on Instagram Live at 2pm ET. Follow @lennonbus to join the conversation.

You could win from the following gear:

  • Epiphone guitars
  • Genelec 8010A monitors (pair) with a carry case
  • Audio-Technica wireless headphones
  • Reason+ (1 year membership)
  • Neutrik *Special Edition* John Lennon Educational Tour Bus instrument cable
  • Sonicbids Gig-Seeker Pro (1 year membership)
  • OWC USB-C Travel Dock