Past Bandar Seri Begawan Event: VOL 2

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February 07, 2015
@ The Energy Kitchen

From page to stage, from scene to screen - for this next edition of PechaKuchaNight in Bandar Seri Begawan we hear from the people that puts on a show, literally.

PechaKuchaNights are informal and fun gatherings where creative people get together and share their ideas, works, thoughts, holiday snaps et cetera in the PechaKucha 20x20 format. Since 2003, PechaKucha Nights have now been happening in over 800 cities around the world (and growing!).

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Gesammtkunstwerk - Life Lessons on a Pianistic Journey

@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

With music as her North Star, Rebecca Chin explores and continues to push boundaries of both inner and outer landscapes.  She shares the idea of Gesammtkunstwerk, which is a congregation and synthesis of art in all its form, as the philosophy of her musical journey moving forward.

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Being Funny When You’re Not Really That Funny

@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

Zainal Bostaman, engineer by day and stand-up comic by night, talks about how he began his comic career (miserably) and after several hits and misses, reached a point where people can properly laugh at his jokes. He now holds comedy workshops and teaches others on how to be funny when they think they're not really that funny.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 26, 2015.

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Seeds: Our Journey

@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

Giving students a chance to explore their talents and boosting their confidence through drama, Seeds co-founder, Zuliana Masri, reveals how the word Let's is one of the most powerful triggers that can push people into doing things they've only ever thought of doing.

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Freedom To Express Yourself

@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

Optimistic musician and founder of Expression Music Academy, Lily Chiam, decribes how she emerged through her love for music to becoming a composer, performer and educator internationally. Here, she encourages all to pursue their talents and dreams, both big and small.

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Opening Doors

@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

Joanna Kwan reminisces about the turning point in her childhood when she became aware of her power to open doors of her own choosing, and how, while battling her self-doubts wth hard work, one such door led her to one of her biggest achievements yet.

"Presentation of the Day" on March 5, 2015.

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Music In YouTube

@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

Artist manager, Jonathan Ooi, talks about how he worked with artist Joe Jeremiah in skyrocketing the number of his views and subscribers on YouTube by creating a huge amount of videos in a year. He reveals how the formula of intensive research, patience and trust brings incredible rewards.

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@ VOL 2 ON FEB 07, 2015

Eda Brig's Alif Ahmad, or better known as Chief, lets us in on the process of the band's second album Visi (Vision). He reveals the difficulties they faced and how, through a band-of-brothers attitude, they finally produced their vision.

Rebecca Chin
Classical Pianist, Freelance Piano Teacher in Bandar Seri Begawan
Lily Chiam
Pianist I Composer I Music Educator I Adjudicator for Music Competitions I Author of EMGenius & EMFun Franchise I Entrepreneur I Motivational Speaker I Artist I Happy Mother I Founder & Director of Expression Music , Expression Music Academy in B. S. Begawan and K. Belait
Jonathan Ooi
Artist Manager, Studio Performer, Drummer. in Bandar Seri Begawan
Joanna Kwan
Educator | Actress, Ministry of Education in Bandar Seri Begawan
Zainal Bostaman
Project Engineer, Comedian, Toastmaster, Brunei Shell Petroleum in Bandar Seri Begawan
Zuliana Masri
Co-Chairperson, Seeds: A Home for the Arts in Bandar Seri Begawan
Alif Ahmad
Art teacher by day, musician by night in Bandar Seri Begawan
Syukri JR
Filmmaker, CANDAS Creative Company in Bandar Seri Begawan