25 Mar 2019, 6:45 PM - 7:15 PM
A collaboration with the Malay Language Council, Singapore, Naungan Awan is a musical exploration that features a series of poems in the Malay language, based on Bakti Khair’s daily reflections and recollections of the past. Presented in homophonous music compositions, this poetry performance will incorporate virtual instruments to realise patterns of words and sounds.
About Bakti Khair
Bakti Khair is a local singer-songwriter best known for his singles Madah Pohon Beringin, Norae Cinta, and Boleh Diam Tak. Appointed as Duta Bahasa in 2018, Bakti aspires to share with youths the importance of using the Malay language to express themselves, especially through the arts.
Malay Language Council, Singapore
The Malay Language Council, Singapore encourages Singaporeans to appreciate and use the national language in their daily lives, foster community spirit, and strengthen cultural identity.
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