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.

Week 5 Friday Performance Winner – Berga Kriskarsio Ginting

The winner of the week 5 Friday Performance of semester 3/15 is none other than Berga Kriskarsio Ginting. Choosing the song ‘Spain’ by Chick Corea, giving an amazing performance. A third semester ICOM student, Berga is known as one of the top drummers at college and everyone knows it. Watching him play on stage, the audience was properly wowed by his skills on the drums, but standing backstage where his movements were clear as day yet a blur at the same time was another different sort of experience, but equally as exciting. Berga had chosen this specific song to play as he always had an interest…
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Friday Performance Week 5 – Sept ’15

Come and spectate ICOM Students perform this Friday(2 Oct 2015) Performers for the week:
-Peik Kuan
-Berga
-Yuen Loong
-Imran
-Shalini
-Moon
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Week 4 Friday Performance Winner – How Ee Liang

The winner of semester 3/15’s second Friday Performance was a third semester pianist going by the name How Ee Liang or he is also known as ICOM’s Jay Chow. Playing the song ‘Kolibre’ by world-renowned pianist Maksim. Choosing this specific song as his repertoire, Ee Liang brought the house down with his band mates making it an unforgettable experience for the audience. Showing off his amazing skills as a pianist and also his masterful control over his own and the band’s playing. He said that he had chosen to perform ‘Kolibre’ this time round as it was a challenge for him and also that…
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ICOM Friday Performance Week 4

Come and watch our students doing their performance at ICOM Recital Hall this Friday(Sept 25 2015) 5pm. Everyone is invited Student for this week:
Charleen
Kian Seng
Wei Lan
Nabila
Ee Liang
Yiong Harn
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Week 3 Friday Performance Winner – Jung Yerim

The winner of the ICOM Semester 3/15’s first ever Friday Performance was none other than ICOM’s very own Korean singer Jung Yerim, or better known to everyone as Amy. Her rendition of Jessie J’s “Nobody’s Perfect swept the crowd of their seats. As a third semester FIM student at ICOM, this is Amy’s second FP win having won her previous semester FP and making it to semester 2/15’s Final FP. Her performance this semester was both moving and powerful at the same time, her voice and her own control over it improving by leaps and bounds getting stonger everyday.…
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