Vanilla Band

 Vanilla is a band originally formed by a group of fun filled primary students. The first performance took place in Mar 2006.

 

Their music style is versatile, including country, folk, pop and bluegrass. They have played on television, malls, restaurants, folk concerts & arts functions...

 

They won the championship in the HK Youth Folk Song Singing Contest in 2010 and won the 2nd place in 2009.  In April 2009, Jasmine &Vivian of the group was honored to be invited to perform as the opening act @at17 Colors Live 2009 concert.  They also won the HK Primary School English Folk Song Singing Contest - champion in the prelim and the first runner-up & Best Accompaniment Award in the final.

 

2 min Vanilla Videos clip (their 1st 2 yrs i.e. 06/07)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events:

Soundbase 2010 Final - 18th Nov

Sheung Wan Civic Centre

 

Hong Kong Folk 2010 - 21st Nov

Stanley Plaza Village Sq (~4:00)

 

   

V04-John

V03-Joyce

V08-Geena

V09-Jackie

V06-Jasmine

V01-Vivian

V11-Angel

V10-Kelly

V02-Angela

V07-Jerrie

V05-Jarebb

on guitar

                

on vocal & percussion.

 

 

 

on percussion

& bass.

 

 

 

on vocal, banjo, clarinet & percussion.

 

 

 

on vocal,

violin,

guitar & mandolin.

 

 

on vocal,

guitar, mandolin, clarinet,

sax & per. 

 

on bass.

 

 

 

 

on bass.

 

 

on vocal,

violin & guitar.

 

 

 

on vocal.

 

 

 

 

on bass.

 

 

 

  

 

Champion of HK Youth Folk Song Singing Contest 2010
(held by Lions  Club)

 

   Jasmine,Vivian,Kelly,Jacqueline & Sinead

 

 

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Nov 2009 @Stanley Plaza   香港友Folk 2009

 All I have to Do is Dream ,   Moonlight Shadow ,

他夏了夏天 ,   Let Me Be There

 

25th July @CheerO Cafe

Song List

Fly me to the moon ,   It's only a paper moon,

Bizarre Love Triangle ,   Best is yet to come,

Bring it On Down to My House,   Am I too blue,

El condor pasa ,   Bitter Heart,   Let me be there,

Stand by me,  Eagle Feather , Rhythm of the rain,

早點回家 ,  Little Annie,  Steel Rails,

Shoo Fly Pie,  外面的世界,  Lemon Tree

 

Video Clip: Bring it On Down to My House + 外面的世界 +  Bizarre Love Triangle  +  Shoo Fly Pie 

  10 May 2009

Congratulation to Vanilla! Winning 2nd place in the Lions Club  HK Youth Folk Song Singing Contest - Eagle Feather

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April 2009

Perform as the opening act @at17 Colors Live 2009 concert.

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28th Dec @Cyberport

Song List

 

When the Saints Go Marching In

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

Garden Song

Jamaica Farewell

X'mas Timess' a Coming

Little Annie

I have a Dream

Jungle Bell

Jambalaya

Bring it on down to my House

不是主角

We Wish you a Merry X'mas

Nov 2008 @Stanley Plaza

香港友Folk 2008

Little Annie , I have a Dream, Bring it on down to my House, Jambalaya

 

 

 

Aug 2008 @HK Cultural Centre

 

Song List

 

Garden Song + When the Saints go Marching In + El Condor Pasa + Today

 

我真的受傷了+  You are my Sunshine +  All I have to do is Dream +  Little Annie + This Land is your Land +  Jamaica Farewell + Turkey in the Straw

 

Oh, Susanna

Rhythm of the Rain

Old Joe Clark

Let me be There

  Today, 我真的受傷了, When the Saints go Marching In   

   July 2008 @Tsuen Wan Town Hall

  

 

 

 

 

June 2008

Entered the Final of HK Youth Folk Song Singing Contest

(held by Lions Club) - Merit.

Movie clip

 

2007 X'mas@ CyberPort

 

Movie clip - an extract

of the following songs:

 

You are my Sunshine

Oh, Susanna

This Land is you Land

Jamaica Farewell

Grandma's Feather Bed

Turkey in the Straw

Cotton Fields

We wish you a Merry X'mas

 

6 Oct 2007, CyberPort

You are my sunshine + Jamaica Farewell +

El Condor Pasa +This land is your land

 

 

 

11 Nov 2007, at Victoria Park

Video clip: El Condor Pasa + Rhythm of the Rain + Cotton Fields

+Turkey in the Straw

 

In  Cheer-O Cafe (Ho Man Tin YWCA) on 7th July 2007.      

Photos

Song list:

You are my sunshine

Am I too blue

Oh, Susanna

When the Saints Go Marching in

Garden Song

When I'm Sixty Four

Turkey in the straw

Morning town ride

Jamaica Farewell

Old Joe Clark

Cotton Fields

Grandma's feather bed

This land is your land

 

  In  Victoria Park (Music @ Youth) on 3rd March 2007

 

Am I Too Blue

(Vocal-Vivian, Harmony- Jasmine)

Morning Town Ride

(Vocal-Vivian,Harmony-Angela)

Old Joe Clark (Instrumental)

Jamaica Farewell

(Vocal-Vivian, Upper- Jasmine, Uppest-Angela)

Photos

 

  Some of the Vanillas, representing their school, took part in the 6th HK Inter Primary School English Folk Song Group Singing Contest in Dec 2006 with heartening results:

Champion in the prelim;

The first runner-up & the Best Accompaniment Award in the final.

 Movie Clip    Photos

(Vocal-Jasmine, Upper-Vivian, Uppest-Angela)

 

 

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5th in Stanley (Arts In the Plaza)   4th Nov in Victoria Park (香港友Folk

You're my Sunshine  & This Land is your Land   (click photo to see more)

 

 

 

 14th Oct 2006 on TVB (recorded on 17th Sept)

 You're my Sunshine (Vocal-Jasmine, Harmony-Vivian)

 

(click photo to see more)

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 At Cheer-O Cafe (YWCA Homantin) on 22nd July 2006

 All I have to do is Dream (Vocal-Angela, Harmony-Vivian)

 Blue Moon

 Grandfather's Clock

 Greensleeves 

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On 8th July, 2006:

  Am I Too Blue

 The Water is Wide +All I have to do is Dream

(The Water is Wide: Vocal-Joyce, Upper-Vivian, Uppest-Angela)

(All I have to do is Dream: Vocal-Angela, Lower-Joyce, Upper-Vivian)

(click the photo to see more)

 

The band's first performance

 was on 4th Mar, 2006  at Ching Wan :

 Sweetest Gift (Vocal-Vivian, Lower-Joyce, Upper-Angela)

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