Press Releases


Sparkling Comic Opera Charms: L'Elisir d'Amore Review

Date of Publication: 22nd May 2017

"Also significant was a role of mezzo-soprano Jade Tan as the knowing Giannetta, a not-so-innocent high-society girl, in a memorable SLO debut."


Hitting the High Note: A feature of Jade Tan in NUS News

Date of Publication: 13th October 2016

A feature of Jade in NUS (National University of Singapore) News in lieu of her award of being Singapore's President's Young Performer in 2016. Jade made her debut with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra at the Victoria Concert Hall. The concert was graced by President of the Republic of Singapore, Tony Tan Keng Yam


Strong showing by new blood: President's Young Performer Concert Review

Date of Publication: 24th September 2016

"Tan proved well able to take on the parts of the music which were at the lower end of a mezzo soprano's range.

Each song was carefully nuanced, with the third and final songs, Sabbath Morning At Sea and The Swimmer, especially captivating.

She showed great ability in portraying emotion and meaning from the text and sang with excellent articulation."


年轻乐手在舞台挑战自我:Feature of President Young Performers 2016

(Young Musicians challenge themselves on stage)

Date of Publication: 14th September 2016

A feature of the President's Young Performers of 2016 on Singapore's chinese newspaper, Lian He Zao Bao, in lieu of their upcoming performance. Jade made her debut with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra performing Edward Elgar's Sea Pictures.


Concert Review: Masaaki Suzuki Conducts Bach

Date of Publication: 17th January 2016

"Mezzo-soprano Tan Shi Yu ... stood out in her recitative"
"Among the singers, mezzo Tan (again) ... provided the most convincing solo moments"