Getting To Know: Tiffany Kwa!

Tiffany

Q1: When did you join Music Box?
Tiff: I’m very new to Music Box =D I just joined in January 2015 !

Q2: Why & How did you join Music Box?
Tiff: I’ve always admire wedding singers where they simply just giving their blessings to the couple by just singing !
And Music Box has very compact and delicate team of musicians, working close together like a family, and hence I have chosen to join Music Box !

I emailed our  老大, went for auditions by Music Box and then I’ve got through to join this family !

Q3: What are your Roles in Music Box?
Tiff: I’m a vocalist, keyboardist and emcee in Music Box.

Q4: What do you do for leisure?
Tiff: I sing, learn instruments and do yoga !

Q5: Where do you usually performed/hang-out ?
Tiff: No particular place for performances ! I’m doing on freelance/event basis. If someone rings me up for an event/roadshow, then I will be there to perform !

Q6: What is your full time occupation (if any) ?
Tiff: I’m a music instructor =)

Q7: Who are your usual performing/emcee partners?
Tiff: Daniel 大牛

Q8: Do you have a Fanpage/Website/YouTube Channel/Instagram?
Tiff: Fb page: https://www.facebook.com/tiffany.kwa/
Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/teethany

Q9: What is the Most Memorable Event/ Incident in Music Box you will never forget?
Tiff: Every wedding gig that I have been taking past 1 year have all been memorable to me =)

Q10: We will be surprised that you are also…..(fill in the blanks)
Tiff: a big fan of Spongebob Squarepants !!! =D

Q11: If the world is coming to an end in 3 Days time, what will you do?
Tiff: I will go and eat all the food that I want,  sing all I want and lastly spend time with my family and loved ones at home <3

Q12: Who do you think is the most talented in Music Box?
Tiff: I think everyone is talented in Music Box leh !!!!

Q13: Why should couples engage you?
Tiff: Coz I am tri-llingual – English, Mandarin and Hokkien ! I was called the “自 high” Queen by our 老大, so I will always be entertaining everyone, to make sure that all guests will enjoy the event to the fullest !

Kenny & Siying’s Wedding

 

Date: 19-Jun-16

Location: Raffles Town Club

 

Thank you Kenny & Siying for Engaging us!

Wishing You Guys a Blissful & Everlasting Marriage!

Joshua & Yu Ting’s Wedding

Date: 18-Jun-16

Location: Marina Mandarin, Grand Ballroom

Live From Our Box (Banquet Live Band)
最重要的决定
Thinking Out Loud
简单爱
小酒窝
Heaven
L-O-V-E
How Deep is Your Love
你最珍贵
I’m Yours
你是我心内的一首歌
Fly Me to the Moon
练习爱情
Tonight I Celebrate My Love
Nothing’s Gonna Change My Love For You
恋爱频率
Valentine
A Whole New World
“Medley of Lee Hom’s Songs
(依然爱你, Forever Love, 第一个清晨, 落叶归根)”
Rhythm of Love
恋爱ing
Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Lucky
Just The Way You Are
制造浪漫

 

Thank you Joshua & Yu Ting for having us!

We hope your guests and yourself enjoyed our music.

Wishing You Guys a Blissful & Everlasting Marriage!

Getting To Know: Joseph Ong!


Q1: When did you join Music Box?
Joe: 2009

Q2: Why & How did you join Music Box?
Joe: I enjoyed playing music with group of friends who shares the same passion.
It started off with live gigs at music cafes, along with the pioneers of Musicbox. After which we took up freelance jobs as wedding performers

Q3: What are your Roles in Music Box?
Joe: Guitarist

Q4: What do you do for leisure?
Joe: Running.

Q5: Where do you usually performed/hang-out ?
Joe: Imma slacker at home =)

Q6: What is your full time occupation (if any) ?
Joe: System Analyst.

Q7: Who are your usual performing/emcee partners?
Joe: Joey

Q8: Do you have a Fanpage/Website/YouTube Channel/Instagram?
Joe: Nope.

Q9: What is the Most Memorable Event/ Incident in Music Box you will never forget?
Joe: Water dripping from rooftop causing the show to stop

Q10: We will be surprised that you are also…..(fill in the blanks)
Joe: A Nice Gentleman.

Q11: If the world is coming to an end in 3 Days time, what will you do?
Joe: Gather my Musicbox friends, hand in hand, we spend the last moments together…….

Q12: Who do you think is the most talented in Music Box?
Joe: Wenrong, he can play keyboard, cajon, guitar, harmonize and dance hiphop

Q13: Why should couples engage you?
Joe: 因为您值得拥有

35 Wedding Venues With Live Band Reviewed


Should I go for a 2PC or 3PC Band?

Will the Live Band sound great at my venue?

Venues comes in various shapes & sizes: Some are big, some have multiple pillars, some have odd shapes, some have great acoustics for Live Band and some maybe too cramp or small for a bigger combi Live Band.  Even with good sound system, the nature of Venue will still affect the overall sound.

We do a quick review of 35 Popular Wedding Venues our Live Band has performed before to give you a realistic and practical insight of what to expect for overall Live Band Sound and how many piece band is recommended for your venue.

1) Ban Heng Pavilion Restaurant Ballroom A, Harbourfront

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Rectangular but stage area is too cramp and close to guests tables.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

2) Ban Heng Seafood Paradise @ Aranda

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Too cramp for Live Band and restaurant is segregated into two sections, thus need 2nd Speaker at 2nd section which is not easy due to space constraint.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

3) Concorde Hotel, Concorde Ballroom

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

4) Conrad Hotel, Grand Ballroom

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4.5/5

5) Crowne Plaza Hotel Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating (Long Aisle): 4.5/5
Live Band Sound Rating (Short Aisle): 5/5

6) Faber Peak Singapore

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Too many pillars and continuous Cable Car Machinery Noise from upstairs
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

7) Fairmont/Swissotel Stamford Ballroom

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

8) Fairmont/Swissotel Padang Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating (Long Aisle): 3.5/5

9) Fairmont/Swissotel Canning Ballroom

Layout: Triangular-Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

10) Four Seasons Hotel Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4.5/5

11) Fullerton Bay Hotel Grand Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4.5/5

12) Genting Hotel Ballroom (Jurong)

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

13) Goodwood Park Hotel Windsor Ballroom

Layout: Octagonal
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

14) Holiday Inn Orchard Centre, Crystal Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Stage side too cramp for even a 2PC Band. Ballroom is segregated into a low ceiling and high ceiling section with multiple pillars which makes Live Band Sound hard to travel.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3/5

15) Hotel Fort Canning, Legends Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Rectangular but stage area is slightly cramp and close to guests tables.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

16) Intercontinental, Bugis, Grand Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating (Long Aisle): 4/5
Live Band Sound Rating (Short Aisle): 5/5

17) Mandarin Orchard, Imperial Ballroom Level 35

Layout: Squarish with Platform Steps
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Stage area slightly cramp even for a 2PC Band.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4/5

18) Mandarin Orchard, Grand Ballroom Level 5

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 3PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

19) Marina Bay Sands, Orchid Ballroom (And Generally Most Ballrooms of similar shape)

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4/5

20) Marina Mandarin, Grand Ballroom Level 1

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4/5

21) Novotel Clark Quay, Cinnamon Room Level 5

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: None
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

22) Orchid Country Club, Grand Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 3PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

23) Pan Pacific Hotel, Pacific Ballroom Level 1

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None
Live Band Sound Rating (Long Aisle): 3.5/5

24) Park Royal Beach Road, Grand Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

25) Park Royal Beach Road, Sky Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: Slightly Cramp if full tables.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4/5

26) Peach Garden OCBC

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Pillars dampening overall Live Band Sound
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

27) Peach Garden Orchid Country Club

Layout: Squarish
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Low Ceiling & Pillars dampening overall Live Band Sound
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

28) Peony Jade @ Clarke Quay

Layout: Rectagular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Stage is too cramp for even a 2PC Live Band. Overall venue too cramp and Live Band Speakers will blast the front table guests.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3/5

29) Qian Xi Summer Garden Restaurant Mount Faber SAFRA

Layout: Rectagular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Live Band Area beside stage is slightly cramp for a 2PC Band.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

30) RWS Convention Centre, Virgo Room

Layout: Curve Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4/5

31) Shangri La Hotel Orchard, Island Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

32) Shangri La Hotel Orchard, Tower Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-4PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 5/5

33) Sheraton Hotel, Grand Ballroom Level 2

Layout: L-shape (if fully opened)
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None
Live Band Sound Rating: 3.5/5

34) Tung Lok Orchard Central

Layout: Squarish with a Glass Structure in between
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: No
Great for: 2PC Band
Noteable Cons: Glass Structure in middle of restaurant will dampen Live Band Sound to the guests behind. Space is also too cramp if fully seated.
Live Band Sound Rating: 3/5

35) Westin Singapore, Grand Ballroom

Layout: Rectangular
Seperate Side Stage for Live Band: Yes
Great for: 2PC-3PC Band
Noteable Cons: None.
Live Band Sound Rating: 4/5

Need advise for your venue? Contact us to know more! :)