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Beats Encore (Percussion Ensemble)

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Republic Polytechnic’s Beats Encore is one of the well-known percussion ensembles among the tertiary institutions with ample performing experience.

Under the tutelage of an award-winning musician and composer Mr Phillip Tan, the group has progressed significantly and achieved numerous awards such as first runner-up and Champions for National DrumzOut PercussionNational DrumzOut Percussion Competition in 2011 and 2012 as well as Champions for the DBS Marina Regatta Drum Challenge in 2013 and 2014.  

The group had the opportunity to work with Riduan Zalani from NADI Singapore and Idham Budiman from Wicked Aura for their maiden production ‘World Drum Night II’ in 2013. The members were also very privileged to be part of various prestigious events. Beats Encore organised the inaugural “Blazin Beats” Drumming Competition as part of IGNITE Music Festival 2017 which was very well-received by many. 

Beats Encore hopes to spread the love of percussion music to masses from all walks of life.