Violinist . Emcee
Selwyn is a former Producer-Presenter and Music Director of Symphony 92.4FM, and was most recently the Assistant Programming Manager of the station.
He started learning the piano and violin at a tender age of 2, and brought his love and talent for music everywhere he went. He was a choir pianist in his primary school days, the concertmaster of the Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) Chamber Orchestra in his secondary school days, and also the leader of the SAF Music & Drama Company String Ensemble in his army days.
Selwyn has also performed for President and Mrs SR Nathan at the Dinner for Ambassadors and High Commissoners in 2000, as well as for Minister Teo Chee Hean and the late President Ong Teng Cheong at the President’s Charity Concert in 1997. He has performed extensively with several established groups such as the Singapore National Youth Orchestra, NUS Symphony Orchestra and NUS Centennial Orchestra.
He was also featured as a Music Prodigy in the Bright Sparks Magazine in the Association of Gifted Children in 1995, as well as in The Straits Times for the President’s Charity Concert in 1997. Selwyn has also won top prizes in the National Piano & Violin Competition in 1995 and 1997.
Selwyn has always been extremely passionate about radio, and is able to appreciate all kinds of music - from classical to R&B, to jazz and even Chinese oldies. He found the perfect platform in 2008, where he could put his love for classical music and radio together - at Symphony 92.4FM.
Friendly and bubbly, Selwyn has also been asked to emcee at weddings, events and open houses, and was also chosen to be a voiceover talent during his internship days at the Ministry of Education, Education Technology Division.
Selwyn holds diplomas in Multimedia Technology, as well as in Music Production and Engineering. Music-wise, he is a young distinction holder in both piano and violin examinations, and a licentiate diploma holder in piano performance.
An experienced music instructor and a versatile musician, Selwyn is also the founder and 1st violinist of his string quartet, and a freelance pianist and violinist who performs regularly at weddings and company functions.