Symphony Lake is a lake in the Singapore Botanic Gardens. It features a large stage known as the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage built on an islet in the middle of the water body.

concert at botanical gardens

There are free concerts held regularly at Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage in Botanic Gardens Singapore. Here are some of the upcoming Free Concerts this May 2017.

Note: All details are correct as at time of publish. Readers are advised to check with NParks for the most updated schedules.

Temasek Junior College Chinese Orchestra
Date: 21 May 2017
Time: 5pm – 6pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

Join the Temasek Junior College Chinese Orchestra on Sunday, 21 May at the Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage, Singapore Botanic Gardens for a relaxing soiree amidst the greenery and tranquility. Led by conductor Mr Ng Seng Hong, the orchestra will present pieces such as Night in the Woods《林中夜会》and Alishan《阿里山》 as well as other melodious pieces.


Poland Sounds Good
Date: 27 May 2017
Time: 6.30pm – 7.30pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

The Embassy of the Republic of Poland is proud to present a concert “Poland sounds good” as a finale of much anticipated Polish Food Festival.

Come and join us with your families and friends for this one-night only performance by four phenomenal Polish musicians: Arkadiusz Bielak (piano), Hanna Krasnodebska (violin), Jacek Mirucki (bass), Waclaw Turek (accordion) who will enchant us with the finest music from Poland and across the world.

With truly versatile tunes, the concert promises to be an unforgettable feast for the ears for all music lovers. Save the date today and meet us on Saturday, 27 May by the stage!


Big Band Bash
Date: 28 May 2017
Time: 5.30pm – 7pm
Venue: Singapore Botanic Gardens, Shaw Foundation Symphony Stage

Thomson Jazz Club, Singapore’s only jazz community club, was established in 1993. The Club’s two bands, Thomson Big Band and Thomson Swing Band are traditional jazz big bands with saxophones, trumpets, and trombones, supported by a rhythm section. At their annual Big Band Bash at the Singapore Botanic Gardens this year, you will hear jazz standards from the 1930’s and 40’s which were the then “top of the pops”, along with jazz tunes from the repertoire of present day composers. Do bring along a picnic basket and dine al fresco in lush, green surroundings while the bands delight you with tunes designed to brighten up your weekend.


Concerts subject to prevailing weather conditions.
Concert-goers are advised to take public transport.

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