The UCSI University Women’s Chorus established this year won 3rd place overall at the 2013 National Youth Choir Competition last weekend. This competition was organized by Pertubuhan Peminat Muzik Johor Baru and was held at Foon Yew High School.
35 ladies sung Veni Domine by Felix Mendelssohn, accompanied by Lim Zhi Ru, and a popular Japanese folk tune, Sakura Sakura with arrangements by Dwight Okamura. The choir started practice a few months before the competition. They began intense practice sessions a month before the competition.
The choir was conducted by Ms. Cynthia Tan and coached by Assoc. Prof. Ian Lim, who is also the choir advisor.