KL Chamber Group Debuts At 10th Open Recital

September 1, 2016


CMA’s 10th Open Recital, held on 29 March 2014 in Lakeview Studio in Puchong, was a packed affair with members of the audience coming in from off the street. It also saw the debut of the KL Chamber Group, a string ensemble led by Ahmad Aliff.


1. Soh Kwee Tung (violin)
Camille Saint-Saëns: The Swan

2. Lee Yan Xing (violin)
Kenneth Teh (piano)
Johann Sebastian Bach: Partita no. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1004, I. Allemande
Johannes Brahms: Sonata a-dur, Op.100, Adante Tranquillo (2nd mvt)
John Williams: Schindler’s List, “Remembrances”

3. Sia Song Yu (piano)
Franz Liszt: Grandes Etudes de Paganini S.141 (La Campanella)
The Pirates of the Caribbean ( Arranged by Jarrod Radnich)

4. Nur Izwani Ismail (violin)
Misa Yamamoto (piano)
George Gershwin: “It Ain’t Necessarily So” from Porgy and Bess,
rearranged for Violin and Piano by Jascha Heifetz

5. Ahmad Aliff Yusof (violin)
Abdul Rahman Yaakop (guitar)
Niccolò Paganini: i. Allegro Spiritoso from Sonata Concertanta for Violin and Guitar


6. Hoi Shun-Yeen (piano):
Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata No.26 E-flat major, Opus 81a (1st mvt)

7. Audrey Siew (piano)
Toru Takemitsu: Rain Tree Sketch II

8. Bryan Chong (vocal)
Hoi Shun-Yeen (piano)
Mitch Leigh & Joe Darion: Impossible Dream from Man of La Mancha

9. KL Chamber Group
Violin I:
Ahmad Aliff Yusof
Nur Izwani Ismail
Stephanie Tay
Siti Nurzalina Azahar

Violin II:
Abdul Rahman Yaakop
Misa Yamamoto
Sophie Tay

Rini Fadhil

Josh Sim

Georg Philipp Telemann: A selection from ‘Don Quixote’
Johann Sebastian Bach: Violin Concerto in A Minor, Andante
Antonio Vivaldi: Sinfonia in C Major

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