Electric Violinist Dennis

Dennis is a accomplished musician with many years of experience under his belt. Not only is he prominent in the local music scene and in contemporary/jazz rhythms but also has made a name for himself in the international arena. He has achieved a lot in a short span of time, already having shared the stage with Asia’s most prominent and popular artistes and celebrities. These include Ning Baizura, David Tao, Lewis Pragasam, James Boyle, Syafinaz Selamat, Tay Kewei, Fransisca Peters, Jimmy Sax, Noryn Aziz, Atilia Haron, Janet Lee, Amber Chia, Winnie Loo, Arianna Teoh and Maya Karin, just to name a few. Dennis is also a regular guest performer on various television programs like ntv7’s Thursday Night Live show, The Breakfast Show, “Star Celeb”, Malaysia Hari Ini (MHI), Celebrity Chat@ 8TV, etc.

A very memorable collaboration was when Dennis teamed up with James Boyle and The Ragged Tigers in both the annual Penang Island Jazz Festival in 2006 and 2007 and also the Genting International Jazz Festival in 2007. Dennis is regularly invited to perform as a solo violinist and also as a collaborative partnership with numerous musicians internationally, countries like Thailand, Singapore, Korea, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Hong Kong, Macau, China, Korea and the current performance being in London for the Islamic Fashion Week. Dennis was also given centre stage when he was asked to open for Adam Lambert at Bukit Jalil Stadium, KL, while the US born American Idol runner up season 8 singer was touring Asia in 2010.

His international collaborations also include the likes of Wang Leehom's bassist (Jingles) & guitarist, Jamie Wilson, Lee An a popular Korean Singer and Kewei from Singapore. Aligning himself with Tat Tong, a producer sees Dennis making waves across international waters and making him solidify his star appeal. Dennis is a born performer, no one manages to connect with their audiences and have such raw emotions on display better than him. It's no surprise that YTL Corporation asked Dennis to be part of their glamorous "A Journey Through Time" event, which was in their third year. In which Dennis performed alongside his constant partner Jimmy Sax and Ning Baizura.

Dennis has performed as a soloist with the UM Symphony Orchestra in the presence and honour of DYMM Sultan Azlan Shah. Malaysian Royalty are no strangers to the tunes of Dennis as he has performed twice in the presence of the DYMM and even dedicated a sweet melody for the DYMM mother on her birthday in 2008. These extraordinary moments stretched across the globe, as Dennis was asked to be part of the Islamic Fashion Festival, which mesmerized the likes of Stella McCartney, the Princess of Monaco and the Prime Minister’s wife. He has also held the 1st violin position for the Malaysian Philharmonic Youth Orchestra (MPYO) and is now a regular orchestra secessionist with the RTM & National Symphony Orchestra.

Dennis has had coverage in Malaysia’s Star newspaper, being nominated one of CIMB Prestige's Top 40 Under 40 for 2009 and not forgetting the mesmerizing performance on Star World’s Asia Uncut programme hosted by Jon Niermann in Shanghai.

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