Commissioned By: West Winds (Singapore) with funds from Singapore National Arts Council.
Premiere: West winds, Choirs of Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts, Amadeus and Victoria Junior College (2005)
Instrumentation: Full Wind Ensemble, 10 Percussionists and Chorus
Sang Nila is a musical tribute to the man who gave Singapore its name. The music explores the beauty of Gamelan music, and the ethnic voices in traditional style.