Drummer & Percussionist
Words Music Drama
Rizal Sanip served as a regular in the Singapore Armed Forces Central Band for 13 years. During that time he had the honour of a few roles. Percussion section leader, drum major, arranger/guitarist for dance band and emcee for concerts. His home-grown passion for music has propelled him into musicals starting with Honk! in 2002. A studio musician as well, he plays drums, percussions and trumpet.
His working relationship with Double Confirm Productions, Wild Rice Productions, Pangdemonium, Dream Academy, SRT, Vizpro, Toy Factory, Base Entertainment and Lasalle College of the Arts has provided him with ample opportunities to work in theatre productions.
Into the Woods, Dim Sum Dollies, Crazy Christmas, Broadway Beng (All instalments), SingDollar, Little Shop of Horrors, Rocky Horror Picture Show, Getai The Musical, Jack and the Beansprout, Cinderel-lah,Oi! Sleeping Beauty, 881 the Musical, Spirits, Aladdin (Wild Rice), December Rains, Glass Anatomy, Spring Awakening, Once on this Island, Great World Cabaret, LKY The Musical, Rent, The Great Wall, the award winning Next to Normal, Fun Home, Peter & the Starcatcher and The Lion King.
Kit Chan, Dick Lee, Joanna Dong, Sebastian Tan, Hossan Leong, Pam Oei and JJ Lin.
Elaine Chan, Julian Wong, Bang Wenfu, Dr. Sydney Tan, Belinda Foo, Tan Wei Xiang, Joel Nah, Joanne Ho, Brad Haak, David Schrubsole, Goh Kheng Long, Craig Renshaw, Saidah Rastam, Iskandar Ismail, Indra Ismail and Casey Subramaniam.
Tanjong Katong Primary School. For musicals Winds of Change 1 in 2003. Winds of Change 2 in 2005, The Wizard of Oz in 2006.
NDP 2018 (Finale), 2019 (MV)
Quirky trait - Speaks fluent Hokkien.
He is a BA(Hon) Music graduate from Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore and currently enjoys teaching music at the German-European School, Singapore. Rizal feels blessed to have a career in music.
Musical Theatre :-
Music Directors worked for :-
Music Director for :-
I WEAR WITH PRIDE
ONCE ON THIS ISLAND. LASALLE COLLEGE OF THE ARTS PRODUCTION FOR GRADUATING MUSICAL THEATRE STUDENTS.
GREAT WALL, THE MUSICAL FOR SINGAPORE REPERTORY THEATRE
NEXT TO NORMAL. A MUSICAL ABOUT TABOO ISSUES OF MENTAL HEALTH BY PANGDEMONIUM.
IN CONCERT WITH
MD Bang Wenfu
IN CONCERT WITH DICK LEE
MD Indra Sharir
For most shows
Pantheon Percussion custom or equivalent
Tom 10", 12", 14", 16"
6 x cymbal stands
1 x hihat stand
1 x snare stand
1 x bass drum pedal(single)
1 x Lp percussion table
1 x Computer stand
1 x stereo line for audio interface
1 x drum stool with back rest if possible.
2 x music stand/lights
1 x power point
1 × floor monitor (if no avioms)
1 x floor fan (if outdoors).