The Pipa Quartet is led by artistic director and award-winning pipa player Dr Samuel Wong and is the first electronic pipa quartet in the world. Their past engagements include a tour of Singapore's major education institutions and public spaces, and a Thailand tour, where they performed at Silpakorn University, Patravadi High School (Vic Hua Hin) and the Bangkok Art & Culture Centre to standing ovations and critical acclaim. They were also invited to present their music and open for the Singapore Arts & Entertainment Showcase in Damansara Performing Arts Centre, KL.
The quartet is the recipient of the 2013 National Arts Council Creation Grant in recognition of its strong track record of artistic achievement and production, and its active contribution to the arts scene.
The Pipa Quartet currently comprises 3 pipa players and a sound artist.