Festival Highlight





YSDAF Gala Night Unforgettable: Lagenda Malaysia

Day 1: 8.30 pm - 10.00 pm

Day 2: 8.30 pm - 10.00 pm

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Unforgettable: Lagenda Malaysia is slated to be YSDAF 2023’s Gala Night performance. It is the only ticketed show at YSDAF festival finale. Queue for Gala Night public performance pass redemption to begin from 20 Aug, 6.00pm at Information Counter, Ground Floor Lobby.

A collaboration between directors Ian Chow and Dato’ Dr. Faridah Merican as well as co-director Joe Hasham OAM, this tribute pays homage to legendary Malaysian artistes from the 60s to the 90s that have become household names such as Sudirman, Saloma, P. Ramlee, Ramli Sarip, M. Nasir, Sheila Majid, Alleycats, Search, Wings, and many more.

Sit back and enjoy a magical evening of well-known Malaysian tunes such as One Thousand Million Smiles, Getaran Jiwa, Madu Tiga, Doa Buat Kekasih, Sinaran and Ikhlas Tapi Jauh performed by Fuad of Kyoto Protocol with Alisya Jamali, Andrew George, Hazziq, Lisa Marilyn Anthony and Miza Rosli.

The six vocalists will be accompanied by a 30-strong The klpac Orchestra under the baton of Maestro Lee Kok Leong (Music Director) and a 4-piece band led by Jacqueline Teng (Co-Music Director / Band Leader / Keyboardist).

This heart-warming tribute to honour our rich musical heritage is the perfect way to celebrate Malaysia’s Merdeka month and usher in the Malaysia Day celebrations.


Executive Producer / Director: Dato’ Dr. Faridah Merican
Artistic Director / Co-Director: Joe Hasham OAM
Director: Ian Chow Music
Director / Conductor: Lee Kok Leong
Co-Music Director / Band Leader / Keyboardist: Jacqueline Teng
Arranger: Wong Jun Xian

Featuring: The klpac Orchestra and Fuad of Kyoto Protocol
Introducing: Alisya Jamali, Andrew George, Hazziq, Lisa Marilyn Anthony, Miza Rosli

Guitarist: Jeremy James Kong
Bassist: Timothy Voo
Drummer: Alex Lee

The slots for this event are fully filled or the event has already passed.