Singapore’s small but lively music industry has been hard hit by the pandemic, which led to many restrictions on live performances. But our musicians are determined to find ways to keep their passion alive.
Forced to take its annual fundraising gala online, the Jazz Association (Singapore) raised $650,000 while doing one of the things we love about jazz best: improvisation.
Love, freedom, imagination, respect — to the French-Georgian pianist and Cartier ambassador, these cannot be measured or limited.
He used to perform under the moniker of MMXJ, which represents his initials and that of his older brothers Meng Xiong and Meng Wei — the grandsons of Malaysian billionaire Robert Kuok.