Johnson Lee

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An award winning composer, Lee is prolific in writing Marches and was nicknamed ‘Singaporesousa’. His compositions are performed regularly at National Day Parades. Lee attended the Bandmaster Course at the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall, London. He was awarded the Fred Mortimer's Prize for Best Overseas Student Bandmaster and the Best Original Fanfare Award. Lee holds an Associate Diploma in Bandmastership from the Royal College of Music, London, UK and a Bachelor of Music (Honours) conferred by Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts – Royal College of Music, London, UK.

He was commissioned by the Ministry of Education to write the set piece for 2018 Singapore Youth Festival Arts Presentations for Primary school band and also wrote the Guang Yang Primary School Song. He also received commissions from Woodlands Ring Primary School and Concord Primary School.

In 2017, Lee received Top local Classical Music composition award by COMPASS(Singapore). He was awarded a“Certificate of Commendation” for his contributions towards the Brunei International Tattoo 2006.

He sits in adjudication panels organised by the Ministry of Education and other musical organisations.

Score catalogue

General Salute No. 1 - Marching band
A People After Your Heart - Voice + keyboard
A Portuguesa (Himno Nacional Portugues) - Concert band / wind band
A Soldier’s Prayer - Voice + keyboard
ADVANCE CALL - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
ALL THE WAY - Marching band
Artillery March - Concert band / wind band
BELPHEGOR MARCH - Marching band
BENGAWAN SOLO - Solo instrument (Treble)
Chan Mali Chan - Solo instrument (Piano)
Dang Mengalai - Marching band
DARE TO DREAM - Brass band
DARE TO DREAM - Brass band
DAYONG SAMPAN - Solo instrument (Voice)
DI TANJONG KATONG - Solo instrument (Voice)
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik - Wind quartet
Fall in - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
FANFARE No. 4 - Concert band / wind band
FANFARE No.3 - Version 2.2 - Concert band / wind band
FIRST DINNER CALL - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
General Salute No. 2 - Concert band / wind band
GRAND FANFARE - Military band
HIS PROPOSERITY - Voice + keyboard
Holiday Waltz - Solo instrument (Piano)
Joyous Spring! - Concert band / wind band
LAID TO REST - Concert band / wind band
LAID TO REST - Solo instrument (Piano)
LAID TO REST - Solo instrument (Piano)
Last post 21 - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
Let us see - Voice + keyboard
Macaques - Solo instrument (Piano)
March In Harmony - Concert band / wind band
MARKER'S CALL - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
MINOR MODAL MORSE CODE - Quartet of Alto Saxophones
ONE IN UNITY - Concert band / wind band
Our Country, Our Home Premiered NDP 2014 - March In Music - Premiered NDP2014, March In Music - Military band
Our Singapore March - Concert band / wind band
Pride, Discipline & Honour - Concert band / wind band
PRIME MINISTER FANFARE - Fanfare Trumpet - Octet
REACH OUT FOR THE SKIES - Concert band / wind band
RETREAT/ SUNSET - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
Rouse - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
SCDF March - Marching band
SECOND DINNER CALL - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
shine - Voice + keyboard
SIA Theme - Marching band
Singapore Town - String quartet
Singapore Town - Saxophone quartet
Singapore Town - School band
Steadfast and Ready - Concert band / wind band
Ta'at Setia (80 STEPS) - Concert band / wind band
Ta’at Setia - loyal and true - Marching band
TE DEUM Prelude - Woodwind choir
The Specialist Song - Concert band / wind band
Vigilant and Ready - ADOC March - Marching band
VIP FANFARE - Large mixed ensemble
VIP FANFARE No. 2 - School band
VIP FANFARE No.1 - Concert band / wind band
VVIP FANFARE - Large mixed ensemble
WE ARE ONE - BRASS BAND - Brass band
WE ARE ONE - Concert band / wind band
We Move the Army - Solo instrument (Voice)
WELCOME GUARD/CAMP QUARTER GUARD - Solo instrument (Cornet in Bb)
Will You? - Brass band