Shahril Salleh (Dr.) – Artistic Director
Shahril Salleh (Dr.) is a social scientist researching the cultural formation of the arts in Singapore, with a focus on how agency is imagined and enacted within the confines of the state. He is passionate about advocating for cultural workers as well as championing community music-making in Singapore. Shahril is the founder and Artistic Director of Vox Camerata.
Tan Tiag Yi – Programme Manager
Tan Tiag Yi is a composer, violinist and arts administrator. He completed his Bachelor of Arts in Music with First Class Honours at St Anne’s College, University of Oxford in 2021, where he studied composition with Professor Martyn Harry, violin with Caroline Balding and orchestration with Dr. John Traill. A St Anne’s Camerata scholar, he performed actively in termly concerts with St Anne’s Camerata and other musical groups while at university. As a composer, he has participated in reading sessions with oboists Peter Veale and Veda Lin, trombonist Dirk Amrein, pianist Jurg Henneberger, bassoonist Christoph Wichert, soprano Alice Privett, as well as the Singapore Chinese Orchestra Young Composers’ Workshop 2018. Most recently, he was awarded First Prize at the 2021 Benslow Young Composers’ Competition (19-25 years category). World premieres include pieces written for the Atlantic Music Festival (2019), the Southeastern Ensemble for Today’s and Tomorrow’s Sounds (2016), pianist Jongah Yoon and flutist Dr Cheryl Lim (2017), and ADDO Chamber Orchestra (2017). His piece And then the bell tolls… (2018) for clavichord was recorded by Dr. David Bohn as part of the Daniel Blitz Clavichord project and is available on YouTube. Some of his other interests include photography, reading and racket sports.
Adyll Hardy – Brand Manager
Adyll honed his musicianship and singing in numerous award-winning choirs such as the National University of Singapore (NUS) Choir and SYC Ensemble Singers. His craft is deeply rooted in the Kodaly philosophy of music. Under the tutelage of his vocal teacher Thomas Kuek, Adyll achieved a distinction in ATCL Recital in Singing as well as an Advanced Performance Certificate from Trinity College London. Most recently in 2018, he completed his LTCL in Singing. He attained a Diploma in Conducting and ALCM in Conducting from London College of Music in 2013 and 2015 respectively. Adyll received the Tan Ean Kiam Arts award from NUS Centre for the Arts in 2012, which honours individuals who have contributed significantly to the arts community as alumni of NUS. As Music Director of the National University of Singapore Society (NUSS) Choir since 2013, he has worked with the choir to attain gold and silver awards and the Golden Voices Award at various international choir festivals from 2014-2017. Adyll directs The Graduate Singers (TGS), a semi-professional choral ensemble, which was founded in 2010. In 2017, Adyll led TGS to win 2 Golds in the 5th Vietnam International Competition and emerged as Champions for the Chamber Category. The choir recently participated in the World Choir Games held in South Africa in 2018.
Sabirah Ishak – Programme Intern
Sabirah Ishak is a Programming Executive who believes in providing a high-quality product and ensure smooth operations. Sabirah supports the team in program schedules, digital content, and technical aspects of a production. Graduating from Higher Nitec in Performance Production and Nitec in Digital Audio and Video Production has enabled her to gain greater insight on handling production operations and coordinating equipment. Apart from that, having experience working in the production line for both theatre and films, Sabirah knows what makes a good production and ensures that the end product meets the standard and need of the audience.
Sun Boxi – Assistant Conductor
Sun Boxi began his musical journey with the Victoria School Choir, under the tutelage of Mr Nelson Kwei. His time with the choir ignited his passion for choral music. Currently, he is singing with The NUSChoir and The Vocal Consort, and has taken up the position of Associate Conductor in Vox Camerata. He is also currently studying Chinese, Classical Latin and Ancient Greek in the National University of Singapore.
Samantha Wee – Assistant Conductor
Samantha’s journey in choral music began in primary school, when she joined her school choir. Since then, she has sung in numerous choirs, a cappella groups, and musicals. These experiences have also given her numerous opportunities to pick up new skills, such as beatboxing and arranging music. Samantha currently sings with The Graduate Singers, a semi-professional choral ensemble. In her free time, she also enjoys reading and going on nature walks.