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Liong Kit Yeng

Part-time Lecturer

Music

Qualification

Bachelor of Business,
Nanyang Technological University

Diploma in Music (Performance),
Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

Biography

Kit Yeng’s career spans the arts, broadcast and education industries. This former radio producer-presenter is a bilingual emcee, music composer, events producer and a teacher who inspires students, both young and young-at-heart.

Her compositions and arrangements have been performed by Singaporean pianist Lim Yan, Singapore Chinese Orchestra, Ding Yi Music Company, Singapore Lyric Opera Children’s Choir, Singapore Press Holdings Choir, Vocal Associates, Natus Cantarum (Taiwan) and Johor Bahru Chamber Choir. In 2015, she was appointed as composer/arranger for The Purple Symphony, Singapore’s first inclusive orchestra for musicians with and without disabilities. She also arranged the music for ‘An Enchanted Evening of Silver Gems’, an intergenerational music theatre concert held as part of Silver Arts 2015, an arts festival for seniors presented by the National Arts Council.

In addition to music-making, Kit Yeng is also the Artistic Consultant for the 2016 Mid-Autumn Festival showcase, co-organised by the National Arts Council and Gardens by the Bay. She is also a member of the Singapore Chinese Orchestra’s Arts Resource Panel, and a concert reviewer for Lianhe Zaobao.