BUZZ! BRASS MUSICIANS
Erik Tan (Trumpet)
Award-winning Singaporean trumpeter Erik Tan has performed a wide range of orchestral and chamber repertoire. He graduated with a Bachelor of Music in Trumpet Performance from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (NUS) in 2013. Since then, Erik has been involved with various musical groups and orchestras around Singapore.
Erik is also currently a brass coach as well as a trumpet tutor, passing down his knowledge of trumpet playing to students around Singapore. Currently, he is back at Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (NUS) to pursue his Masters in Trumpet Performance.
Julian Low (Tuba)
A recipient of the Conservatory Scholarship from the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (NUS), Julian graduated with a Bachelor of Music in 2013, under the tutelage of Brett Stemple, principal tuba of the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra.
Prior to his entrance to the Conservatory, Julian successfully auditioned for a place as full time musician in the Singapore Armed Forces Central Band in 2006 and was promoted to Principal Tuba in 2008.
In order to bring his passion in music education further, Julian is currently a Masters of Education (Music) student in the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University.
Teoh Ying Da (Trumpet)
Ying Da studied the trumpet under Mr David Smith in the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (NUS), where he obtained his Bachelor of Music (Trumpet Performance) in 2013. Since then, he has been an active musician in various musical groups around Singapore, his extensive repertoire ranges from classical, jazz to pop.
Apart from performances, Ying Da is also involved in music arrangement as well as music education in Singapore.
Linda Chua (Horn)
Linda is currently a Bachelor of Music student in the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music (NUS), under the Conservatory Scholarship.
An active musician in various groups around Singapore, Linda plays a wide range of music genres. Apart from performing, Linda is also a horn instructor in various schools in Singapore.