The Singapore Symphony Orchestra is a 96-member professional symphony orchestra. Its main performing venue is the Esplanade Concert Hall in Singapore, and it has also toured widely in Asia, Europe and the United States. The orchestra was formed in 1979 under the patronage of Dr. Goh Keng Swee, with Choo Hoey its Director and Resident Conductor. The current Musical Director is Lan Shui.
The orchestra records under the BIS label and has released a number of well-received recordings.