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Theo and Rachel, 25 Jul 2010, Tower Ballroom, Shangri-La (Wedding Live Band)

Hsin Yeow’s thoughts: Two Is Better Than One Sometimes, you get invited to a wedding because you have gotten to know either the bride or groom many years ago. And you wonder how the couple met each other and fell in love. Theo and Rachel clearly believe in filling in the gaps for their family and friends. They lovingly produced a video which traced the journey of their lives, starting with the sentence, “Theo is the eldest in a family…

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Joanne and David, 11 Apr 09, East India Room, Raffles Hotel (Wedding Live Band)

Hsin Yeow’s thoughts: Butterfly Kisses The most touching song performed at David and Joanne’s wedding was by none other than Joanne’s dad. Done in a capella style, he sang the lullaby that he used to lull Joanne to sleep during her childhood. Before he began, he wished aloud for a guitar so that there could be some music to accompany him. But I felt music was unnecessary. His baritone voice was so assured, clear and moving that there was no…

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Discounts!

Is it too late to jump onto the Great Singapore Sale bandwagon? It is our pleasure to offer a special discount to clients of Gabriel Mendes photography. Heh, you should be rewarded for having good taste! (More details here) Backstory: We first met each other at Michael and Cristy’s wedding, and within five minutes after we were introduced, Grabriel pronounced, “I’m not a fan of jazz bands.” Ho-kay. He doesn’t mince words. Still, we tried not to let it affect…

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Michael and Cristy, 9 Jul 06, Burkhill Hall, Singapore Botanic Gardens

Hsin Yeow’s thoughts: La Vie En Rose L-R: Jonathan Lim, Michael, Cristy, Hsin Yeow and Jonathan Ang There is something magical about the song La Vie En Rose. Whenever the band performs it, couples find themselves inexplicably drawn to the dance floor. It happened during Michael and Cristy’s wedding. It was supposed to be their first dance, but as the song went on, they were joined by more and more couples who gently swayed to the alluring melody. And when…

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