Michael  Loh    Violin

Language : English

Area : East (near paya lebar mrt) Singapore

Michael has been with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra since 1990

and is currently Associate Principal of the Second Violins.

He was born in Kuala Lumpur and started playing the violin at the age of nine. After obtaining his Performer's Diploma, he left for Germany to study with Professor Igor Ozim at the Music University of Cologne. Upon graduation, Michael worked with the Beisel Ensemble and the Rhine Chamber Orchestra.

 

In 1983, Michael was a prize-winner of the Junior Yehudi Menuhin International Violin Competition in Folkstone, Kent, United Kingdom. He has appeared as a soloist with the SSO and performs regularly in chamber concerts.

 Preferred age : 6 and above
​Level : beginners to advanced 

Students'  achievements 

1st Prize at National Piano & Violin Competition in Singapore

scores of up to 145 for ABRSM Grade 8 Examinations 

 Coaching experience :

Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts,

 the Singapore National Youth Orchestra (SNYO)