FOBISIA Primary Music Festival

Event Information

The FOBISIA Primary Music Festival will take place from 15 – 19 March 2018 at Tanglin Trust School, Singapore.

Festival Theme and Content

The Festival Theme is “Concert in the Cosmos”.

Repertoire is to include:

  • Also Sprach Zarathustra
  • Star Wars
  • Take To The Sky
  • Theme from Star Trek = Wind Band
  • Jupiter Symphony = Strings
  • Fly Me to the Moon
  • Aquarius/Let the Sun Shine
  • Kang Ding Qing Ge
  • The Final Countdown

Festival Schedule

DATE

TIME

EVENT

Thursday 15 March

All day

Arrival of schools

18:30

Welcome dinner at hotel

20:30

Bedtime for students

20:30

Teachers’ meeting

Friday 16 March

7:15

Breakfast

8:15

Board buses for Gardens by the Bay

9:00

Gardens by the Bay visit

SNACK to be eaten at Gardens By The Bay

11:15

Buses to hotel – collect instruments/music

12:15

Board buses for school

12:45

Lunch at TTS

13:30

Welcome in Berrick Building Performance Hall (BBPH)

13:45

Focus group rehearsals

Choir – The Moot

Orchestra – Berrick Building Performance Hall

15:15

Break

15:45

Sectional rehearsals

17:00

BBQ at school

18:00

Fobisia’s Got Talent

19:30

Board buses to hotel

20:30

Bedtime for students

20:30

Teachers’ meeting

Saturday 17 March

7:15

Breakfast

8:15

Board buses for school

9:00

Rehearsals

Choir – Year 6 Unit

Orchestra - BBPH

10:00

Combined rehearsal in BBPH

10:30

Break

11:00

Sectional rehearsals

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Workshops

15:30

Break

16:00

Sectional rehearsals

17:30

Dinner school canteen

18:30

Focus group rehearsals

Choir – Y6 Unit

Orchestra – Berrick Building Performance Hall

19:00

Combined Rehearsal in BBPH

19:30

Board buses for school

20:30

Bedtime for students

Sunday 18 March

7:15

Breakfast

8:15

Board buses for school

9:00

Sectional rehearsals

10:00

Break

10:30

Full Concert run through

12:00

Lunch and change for concert

13:00

Tune and into positions/photo

13:15

Doors open for Concert A

13:30

Concert A

14:30

Afternoon Tea in GJ Hall

15:00

Students return to BBPH, tune and into positions

15:15

Doors open for Concert B

15:30

Concert B

16:30

Concert ends

16:45

Free time on astro/Berrick Sports Hall

17:30

Change into Gala Dinner outfits

18:00

Gala dinner and disco in The Moot

20:00

Board buses for hotel

20:30

Bedtime for students

Monday 19 March

Breakfast and departures

All workshops, rehearsals and the Celebration Concerts will take place at Tanglin Trust School - 95 Portsdown Road, Singapore 139299. The Welcome Dinner will take place at the Copthorne Kings Hotel.

Information for Participating Schools