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Dayung Sampan

“Dayung Sampan” is a stunning choral arrangement by Darius Lim, inspired by the timeless Singaporean folk song of the same name. This captivating piece seamlessly weaves together traditional and modern elements, creating a perfect blend of old and new. Composed for a treble choir, the piece features Malay lyrics that showcase the rich cultural heritage of Singapore. “Dayung Sampan” has been performed in various choral festivals and competitions, captivating audiences with its enchanting melodies and intricate harmonies. The piece’s dramatic twist on the traditional tune has made it a crowd-pleaser and a regular feature in the final rounds of numerous Grand Prix competitions worldwide.

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