Datuk Aishah will join the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra for a concert in August
On August 6, 2022 at 8:30 p.m., the undisputed queen of Malaysian pop, Datuk Aishah will join the Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra (MPO) in a highly anticipated concert themed Aishah & MPO: A Symphonic Rendezvous at Dewan Filharmonik PETRONAS (DFP), KLCC.
Led by conductor Ahmad Muriz Che Rose, the concert will continue to affirm DFO’s musical versatility that transcends genres, from classical masterpieces to film scores, pop, jazz and contemporary works. Founded in 1998, DFO has always impressed and inspired audiences of all ages. DFO has also spread its wings and wowed audiences in Singapore, Taiwan, Korea, China, Japan, Vietnam and Australia.
This MPO’s latest collaboration is the most anticipated showcase as Datuk Aishah is an established name with numerous hit albums under his belt and over 32 years of experience in the music industry. This concert will be a highlight of her career as it will be Datuk Aishah’s very first solo concert with DFO on the DFP stage. His previous engagements with DFO were as one of the featured artists at Malaysia Virtual National Day 2020 Reception Concert alongside Akim Ahmad and Semalam Di Malaya Concert alongside Liza Hanim, Musly Ramly and Rachel Guerzo in 2018.
A legend in her own class, she burst onto the music scene as the frontman of New Zealand pop group, The Fan Club, in 1987 before launching a successful solo career in 1990 with her debut album Aishah. Since then, she has released many hit albums and won many local music awards such as Anugerah Bintang Popular Berita Harian (ABPH) debut most popular artist and was Most Popular Female Singer winner for three years consecutive (1990 – 1992). She also won Best Female Voice from Anugerah Industri Muzik (AIM) in 1995 and 1996, and was crowned Astro’s Gegar Vaganza Champion in 2017.
This concert with DFO will take audiences on a musical journey as Datuk Aishah showcases her legendary voice performing symphonic renditions of her beloved tunes including Seloka Rindu, Fatwa Pujangga, Kemaafan Dendam Yang Terindah, Janji Manismu and Camar Yang Pulang . All songs are specially arranged for these concerts and performed by arrangers such as Gerard Salonga, Luqman Aziz, Jenny Chin, Ahmad Muriz Che Rose, Ilham Subri, Vivian Chua and Azhad Sulaiman.
Tickets are available here – Aishah & MPO: a symphonic rendezvous. As of now, tickets for C Reserve (RM255) and B Reserve (RM355) are sold out. SAT 6 AUGUST 2022 8:30 p.m.
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