World’s Largest Percussion Ensemble

World’s Largest Percussion Ensemble

The Singapore Chinese Orchestra (SCO) pulled off quite a feat with a mega concert at the new National Stadium on 28 June 2014. The concert ‘Our People, Our Music’ broke the Guinness record with 4,557 participants playing percussion together. The entire concert has 3,345 musicians but they were joined by over a thousand drummers who came in for this section. Among the drummers was Yeo Jay Xun, at 2 years 6 months, was the youngest to ever play with an orchestra.

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