Kickstart the new year with a range of musical styles and thought-provoking art.
Della [Love] Singapore concert
Known for her renditions of idol drama theme songs, Taiwan-based pop singer Ding Dang performs her hits “Unable To Guess”, “Be My Folk” and “Feel Alone For The Last Time” for one night only. 5 Jan, 8pm. Singapore Indoor Stadium. Tickets from $28.
Bitesize: Demystifying Western Opera by Singapore Lyric Opera
There’s more to the world of opera than meets the eye. Discover what makes it so intriguing with a story-filled session on its history, background, elaborate sets and costumes. 6 Jan, 2pm. Esplanade Rehearsal Studio. Tickets at $15 each.
Gala: Krystian Zimerman (SSO)
Catch the successful Polish pianist play Lutoslawski’s Piano Concerto and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7 with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra. 5 Jan, 7.30pm. Esplanade Concert Hall. Tickets from $40.
Dimitri from Paris with Jeremy Boon
Dimitris Yerasimos – the music producer and DJ famous for the house track “Une Very Stylish Fille” – will get you on the dance floor with his latest creations and releases. 4 Jan, 10pm. Velvet Underground, Zouk. Tickets from $25.
Oh! Open House 2013: The Happiness Index
This year’s art walkabout has 13 artists answering the question, “Does money really make the world go round?” See their visions and responses in the boardrooms and offices of Marina Bay financial centre. 5-6 Jan, various times. DBS Asia Central Tower 3, Level 3. Tickets at $20 each.