Warehouse Eight, Kwago and Michael Lorenzana Videography and Photography collaborate to bering us a new edition of Echoes PH. For the first time this intimate gathering will have no microphones and just whispers Commune Café Bar in Poblacion on April 10, 2019, 8pm - 12 midnight.
Text by Jazminne Joice Peña, Photos by Aubrey Moral
Celebrating a night of classical music and artistry, the country’s leading orchestra and one of the top musical ensembles in the Asia-Pacific region, Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) commemorates their 45th anniversary and 36th concert season at the Cultural Center of the Philippines on March 15, 2019. Together with guest conductors and soloists who played vital roles in their musical journey, PPO is set for another unforgettable concert season for their Filipino fans.
Brooklyn based keyboardist and beatboxer Taylor McFerrin joins other music heavyweights Robert Glasper, Anomalie, Laneous, Ruby Ibarra, IV of Spades, and many more!
Malasimbo Music & Arts Festival is excited to announce the full lineup of artists for its 9th edition happening on March 1-2 in a new venue in Puerto Galera’s White Beach.
Joining headliner Robert Glasper on the first day of the festival is music producer, keyboardist and beatboxer Taylor McFerrin. McFerrin released his debut album Early Riser in 2014, which features guest appearances of several Malasimbo artists including Nai Palm of Haitus Kaiyote and Robert Glasper.
text by Marz Aglipay
In this article we talk about five songs released in the 80's or earlier that art lovers should know of. The songs selected in this article have directly referenced an artwork; are associated to an artist as a work of art; or through an artist's affinity to an artwork or visual artist.
Exactly 240 years ago, on March 26, 1778, the “Wunderkind” Ludwig van Beethoven performed in public for the first time in Cologne, Germany. He was seven. Thus started the career of a legend. “Between Beethoven’s first and last piano concertos, you will really appreciate the contrast and evolution of the great composer’s style,” shares pianist April Merced-Misa, assistant professor of Piano at the University of the Philippines College of Music.
Touted as the premier songwriting competition in the country, PhilPop continues to provide a sustainable platform for amateur and professional composers to showcase exceptional songs from various genres and styles.
From "Dati" to "Di Na Muli," the annual music competition has produced some of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed recordings of the last five years, serving as breeding ground to artists who aren't afraid to challenge songwriting tropes and reflect their truth. This year marks a landmark moment in songwriting history as PhilPop opened its doors to entries written in different languages, spanning across regions and cities outside of Metro Manila.
Manila, 11 October 2018 – This October, the Cultural Section of the Embassy of France to the Philippines and the Alliance Française de Manille will launch a new monthly rendez-vous: Les Jeudis culturels (Cultural Thursdays)!
From Polish Fryderyk Chopin to Hungarian Ferenc Liszt, Central Europe is known for its world renowned composers, and adding Czech Antonín Dvořák, the forthcoming concert organized by UP College of Music brings the most well-known tunes of classical music to Manila.
In celebration of the 45th Anniversary of the Establishment of the Diplomatic Relations of the Philippines with the member states of the so-called Visegrád 4 group, Manila embassies of the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland and Slovak Honorary Consulate, are proud to announce that a concert of classical music from Central Europe entitled Soundscapes of Central Europe will be held at the Abelardo Hall Auditorium of the UP College of Music on September 22, Saturday at 7:00 pm.