The ICOM Friday Performance is a weekly live concert program that prepares music students in the Foundation in Music program to perform before a live audience comprising faculty, staff, parents, students, professional musicians and visitors alike. Each student must feature a 10-minute music performance once in each semester and may feature either a cover tune or an original composition performed in a range of settings from solo, duet, trio or large ensemble performance.

The members of the audience assess the students on three areas:
1) vocal / instrumental proficiency;
2) musicianship; and
3) stage presentation through the casting of ballots, which result in a weekly "winner" with the highest scores.

The winners of each week's performance then compete in the "Final Friday Performance" on the last week of classes to vie for the "Best Student Performer of the Semester" trophy awarded by the Head of Performance. The award not only boosts the winning student's recognition for musical prowess but also nurtures a healthy competition among students to push the boundaries of music performance in order to clinch the coveted award. In addition to musicians, live sound engineers and stage crew also hone their skills each week in assigned roles and functions related to live sound. Students helm roles such as live sound engineer, recording engineer, stage manager, stage crew, lighting engineer, videographer, photographer, and editor. Some of these tasks are directly related to course grades and a large majority of alumni have attributed the Friday Performance as being fundamental to their musical and technical growth.

Friday Performance Week 9

THIS Friday, we’re gonna have 5 ICOM Students performing. 3 of them are Semester 1 students, Wen Jian, Darien, and Ammar. Let’s see how they improve after 1 semester of studies. Not to forget Arnesh and Mirah will be performing too. COME EVERYBODY #ThinkMusicThinkICOM
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Week 7 Friday Performance Winner – Xiao Yi Wen

The winner of ICOM’s Week 7 Friday Performance, was one of the college’s talented vocalists, Xiao Yi Wen. Singing the song 源隆, pronounced as Fu Kua in cantonese, by the artiste Eason Chen. Giving an interesting performance, Yi Wen was able to wow the crowd with her vocals and song choice. Starting to sing from a young age, she said that she could not stop singing nor stop being involved with anything music as it made her happy to sing and play music. When asked why she had chosen this sing, she replied that the song had touched her heart through its lyric, as it was about how people who were ignored…
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Friday Performance Week 7

This Week! We have Lyanne, Shaun, Kuan Yu, Yi Wen, and Kyle performing on Friday Performance. Everyone is welcome to enjoy it! Come to ICOM this Friday(16/10/15) 5pm!
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Week 6 Friday Performance Winner – Lim Kian Seng

ICOM’s week 6’s Friday Performance was won by Lim Kian Seng or better known to all ICOM’s students and lecturers as Jason. He had chosen to perform a song by Shaun Martin entitled ‘Yellow Jackets’. Starting to learn the piano at the tender young age of 4 years, Jason has become a talented piano player in his own right but also believes that he still has a very long road yet untraveled and he will continue to practice and learn with all his might, under the guidance of his personal Instructor, Chong Wee Lern. He pulled of his performance with aplomb despite saying he was extremely nervous, he…
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Friday Performance Week 5 : Sem 3/15

This friday, we have 5 of our students performing at our recital hall. As always, anyone is welcome to watch them perform.
Liu Zi Shi
Xiao Qi
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