Jennifer Tham

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Jennifer Tham (born 1962) is a leading choir conductor and music pedagogue based in Singapore. She received a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Sociology from the National University of Singapore in 1985, and trained to be a composer at the Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, where she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Music in 1995.[1]

She has been the artistic director and conductor with the SYC Ensemble Singers since 1986,[2] the artistic director of the Young Musicians' Society since its incorporation as a non-profit arts company in 1996, and is also a conductor with several school choirs at the secondary and junior college levels.

She was conferred the Young Artist Award by the National Arts Council in 1992, and was a recipient of the Cultural Medallion in 2012.[3]


  1. ^ "Cultural Medallion 2012 - Jennifer Tham Sow Ying" (PDF). Retrieved 3 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "SYC Ensemble Singers - Conductors". Retrieved 3 September 2013. 
  3. ^ "National Arts Council - Cultural Medallion". Archived from the original on 15 September 2013. Retrieved 4 September 2013.