Music series

ADOY and MONO added to Esplanade’s Mosaic Music Series lineup

Korean urban pop band ADOY have been added to Esplanade’s Mosaic Music series, alongside Japanese post-rock veterans MONO and American jazz singer Stacey Kent.

ADOY will be in concert at Studio Esplanade Annexe on November 23 at 8 p.m. Standard tickets will be priced at SGD58, and a limited amount of tickets will be available for students, NSF, seniors, and people with disabilities at the discounted price of SGD52.20. Ticket sales will go live on August 25 at 9 a.m. and can be purchased here.

MONO will perform the next day, November 24 at 8 p.m. at Studio Esplanade Annexe. Standard tickets will sell for SGD80, while a limited amount of discounted tickets will also be available for students, NSF, seniors and people with disabilities at SGD72. Ticket sales will go live for both events on August 25 at 9:00 a.m. and can be purchased here.

Stacey Kent will perform at the Esplanade Theater on October 18 at 8 p.m., and tickets will cost between SGD 46 and SGD 128, in four categories and reduced rates for certain groups. Ticket sales will open on August 24 at 9 a.m. and can be purchased here.

In 2021, ADOY – consisting of frontman Oh Ju-hwan, keyboardist Zee, drummer Park Geun-chang and bassist Jung Da-young – released their third EP “her”. The group was originally scheduled to appear at Mosaic Music Series 2020 as their second release in Singapore, but their show was canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.

MONO last released their 11th studio album “Pilgrimage of the Soul” in 2021, which was co-produced by bandleader Takaakira “Taka” Goto and American underground mainstay Steve Albini. They were also recently announced as part of the first wave of acts performing at Thailand’s Maho Rasop 2022 festival in November. Stacey Kent released her 23rd studio album “Songs From Other Places” in May and is set to appear in Singapore alongside Japanese-American pianist Art Hirahara and Jim Tomlinson.

The three artists are the latest additions to the concert series, joining previously announced bands including Korean indie rock/surf band Say Sue Me on October 20, Singaporean pop band Sobs on October 21, songwriter -Thai performer Phum Viphurit on October 23 and Chilean band – Norwegian indie pop singer Boy Pablo on November 30.

The shows of the Mosaic Music Series 2022 at the Esplanade are:

SEPTEMBER
Friday 23 – Linying @ Esplanade Concert Hall

OCTOBER
Tuesday 18 – Stacey Kent @ Esplanade Theater
Thursday 20 – Say Sue Me @ Esplanade Annexe Studio
Friday 21 – Sobbing @ Esplanade Annexe Studio
Saturday 22 – Meitei @ Esplanade Annexe Studio
Sunday 23 – Phum Viphurit @ Esplanade Concert Hall

NOVEMBER
Friday 23 – ADOY @ Esplanade Annexe Studio
Saturday 24 – MONO @ Esplanade Annexe Studio
Wednesday 30 – Boy Pablo @ Esplanade Theater