The Singing Balcony by VerSeS is an outreach program, where they offer and opportunity for the general public a unique experience of enjoying classical vocal and choral music performed in public spaces. The program is curated by the musical director, and performed by seasoned musicians. The music genres include opera arias, art songs and folk songs from various countries and other choral gems. In line with the education objective of the program, background information, translation and context of the music is provided online and introductions are made prior to the rendition of the music. The ultimate aim is to make quality classical music more accessible and approachable to the unsuspecting new listeners.
VerSes consists of 3 segments: Voice Ensembles, Strings Ensemble and Instrumental Ensemble. In addition, they provide services such as vocal instructions, choral instructions and clinic/workshop.
VerSeS was formed in 2002 with singers from V-Chorus and The Summer Singers. As an award winning ensemble, the team continued on as an enterprise that strives to provide concert quality live music for various occasion, while simultaneously promote choral repertoire that are less common in Malaysia.