From Everyone in re: mix,
We wish all of you our friends and supporters, that you may stay
and in Good Spirit!
during this time of unprecedented trial that has gripped the whole world.
Do check-in with us on this website for updates, and to make a date with us in February 2022 at the Esplanade for our next evening together with you!
For our friends who were unable to join us for our recent performance "A Dust In Time" at the Esplanade, a work that was inspired by the triumph of the human spirit in this unusual time of testing, you can still catch the performance by clicking on the image beside:
Our latest CD is out!
Get it at Tong Ming Xi Gallery
8 Raffles Avenue Esplanade Mall
#02-06, Singapore 039802
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re: mix articulates our present zeitgeist the spirit of our times language–culture–ideas–fashion–images–space–music–etc– one is potentially able to mix and remix everything
re: mix regards this global culture of free mixing
re: mix is a mix of musicians mixing around led by violinist Foo Say Ming
re: mix is especially interested in mixing-up the tradition of Western classical music
re: mix does not view popular culture as an anathema to the thinking and experimentation of classical music.
But re: mix is not a simple crossover. Instead, like the popular cultural definition of remix,
re: mix mixes new beats, new rhythms, and quotations of canonic music in a new way but at the same time maintains the demanding performing standards of the classical musical ensemble.
re: mix is a call to local composers to think this mixing-up of tradition and mixing of genres for the petit ensemble that re: mix is
as petit ensemble – re: mix is a mobile outfit and as such is interested in mixing sound and space and will seek to experiment with mixing itself around spaces
and re: mix is interested in recording technology and seeks to insert recordings of its performances into contemporary cultures of new media