Ryan Sim Guan Jie, Cellist
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Singaporean cellist Ryan Sim is a graduate of the Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music, having studied under full scholarship with Ng Pei-Sian, Principal Cellist of the Singapore Symphony Orchestra, before going on to further his master’s in Germany at the Robert Schumann Hochschule in Dusseldorf, graduating with top marks under the guidance of Professor Claus Reichardt. Ryan has performed in many international music festivals such as the Adelaide International Cello Festival and the Asian Youth Orchestra, and has also played in masterclasses with cellists such as Wang Jian, Gregor Horsch and Wolfgang Boettcher. Ryan enjoys playing chamber music and performs regularly with local orchestras such as the Metropolitan Festival Orchestra, The Orchestra of the Music Makers and The Singapore Lyric Opera Orchestra. Recent engagements include the Singapore production of Les Miserables at the Esplanade Theatre.