Title : Nanyang Poly Chinese Orchestra clinches gold at int'l event
By : Foo Xiao Xuan
Date : 13 July 2007 1745 hrs (SST)
URL : http://www.channelnewsasia.com/stories/singaporelocalnews/view/287992/1/.html
SINGAPORE: The Nanyang Polytechnic Chinese Orchestra has clinched a gold award in the "Instrumental Category" at the 18th Australian International Music Festival held in Sydney.
This was the orchestra's first international foray.
According to Chris Gibbs, GM and Director of World Projects, Nanyang is the first and only team in the history of all their festivals to receive full marks.
The orchestra was also one of the three groups to be invited to perform at the Festival's closing ceremony at the Sydney Opera House. - CNA/yy
Let's work even harder and continue striving for greater heights!!