“The creation of the music itself was a synergy of ideas. My main inspiration came from SOLOS’ story and visual but I also drew inspiration from other films, such as Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind (2004) and Last Life in the Universe (2003)” adds Darren.
Darren Ng – Sound Engineer / Music Composer
Darren Ng is a sound artist whose Ethereal-Ethno-Electronic sound-bytes have established him as one of the most sought-after sound designers/music composers and arrangers in the local theatre scene. With two nominations under his belt, he won the coveted award of Best Sound Designer at the recent 6th Straits Times Life! Theatre Awards 2006. He was also the recipient of the Honorable Mention for Special Achievement, for Best Sound, at the 5th Straits Times Life! Theatre Awards 2005.
Darren was the first sound artist invited by the Asian Civilization Museum (Empress Palace) to design the audio of the museum’s closing event of Journey of Faith, Art & History from the Vatican Collection.
To date, the National University of Singapore Theatre Studies and Philosophy graduate has worked on Death and the Maiden (Escape Theatre), Furthest North Deepest South, and Twisted (The Finger Players), to name a few. He is currently involved in a sound installation project with the Singapore History Museum.
Interview with Darren Ng