Jeremy Koh Zhi Lin


Tenor Jeremy Koh is the first Singaporean to win the Tan Ngiang Kaw/Tan Ngiang Ann Memorial Vocal Competition. While abroad, he received the certificate of special mention and bronze award at the Bangkok Opera Foundation’s 5th International Singing Competition (2013).

Jeremy's operatic endeavours include Raoul de St. Brioche (The Merry Widow), Bastien (Bastien und Bastienne), Gingerbread Witch (Hansel and Gretel), Kornélis (La Princesse Jaune), and He from the world premiére of Nicole Murphy's The Kamikaze Mind. As a concert soloist, Jeremy has sung in Beethoven's Symphony No.9, Mozart’s Requiem Mass in D minor, Bach's Magnificat in D Major, the world premiere of Goh Toh Chai’s Song of the Rising Wind and the Singapore Lyric Opera’s annual Opera in the Park concert.

Jeremy has enjoyed collaborations with maestro Lim Yau, Ashley Solomon, Volker Hartung, Somtow Sucharitkul, Joshua Kangming Tan, the Singapore Lyric Opera, Siam Philharmonic Orchestra, New Opera Singapore, NAFA Symphony Orchestra, chamber•sounds, Ding Yi Music Company and the Mus’art Wind Orchestra.

As an educator, Jeremy is currently an adjunct voice lecturer at the School of Music, Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts. He also teaches voice at the United World College Southeast Asia (East) and Intune Music School.

Jeremy has a Bachelor of Music degree from the Royal College of Music after receiving a diploma in music from NAFA. He currently works with soprano Jessica Chen and vocal coach Vincent Chen, and has studied with tenors Lim Shieh Yih, Justin Lavender, Nicholas Sears and baritone Stephen Roberts.

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