Charmaine, harp

Charmaine graduated from School of The Arts, Singapore in 2013 and is currently studying under Gulnara Mashurova at Yong Siew Toh conservatory. In June 2009, Charmaine joined Rave Harps, a harp ensemble under Ms Katryna Tan. Since then, Charmaine has participated in a variety of performances.

Among the performances include the Opening Item of CHILDAID 2009 at the premier concert of Resort World Sentosa, Young Harpists Concert 2010, the Acenis International Harp Festival 2012 (France) and the World Harp Congress 2014 (Sydney). She also excelled in the International Thailand Harp competition in August 2012, earning herself a place as the top 5 finalist. Charmaine also performed a concerto with Braddell Heights Symphony Orchestra as the soloist in 2014. On top of that, she had masterclasses with renowned harpists such as Florence Sitruk (Professor at Geneva Conservatory), Isabelle Moretti (Professor at Paris Conservatory), Marie Pierre (Principal harp, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra) and Shannon Chieh (Principal harp, Taiwan National Symphony Orchestra).

Charmaine actively takes part in playing with orchestras and bands. She has performed with The Philharmonic Orchestra (Singapore), Orchestra of Music Makers, Philharmonic Youth, Braddell Heights Symphony Orchestra, Singapore Wind Symphony, The Young Musicians’ Foundation Orchestra and Windstars Ensemble.