Ramon Santos and Francisco Feliciano: Contemporizing Filipino musical traditions
At UP Diliman, he is emeritus professor and former dean of the College of Music. He is secretary general of the National Music Competitions for Young Artists (Namcya) and the League of Filipino Composers. He is a former commissioner of the NCCA and ...
Filipino Music Artist, Lourdes Duque Baron, Releases Song Tribute to John ...
PR Web (press release)
Lourdes Duque Baron's release, "(Just Like) Starting Over” was recorded with AKNU, the group who enraptured Simon Cowell on the X-Factor in 2013. Music producer and song writer, Sam Salter (Omarion, Tabu from the Black Eyed Peas, and Destiny's ...
Pop radio awards for Daniel Padilla
At a press con a week earlier, disc jockey Toni Aquino said helping the music industry by playing more original Filipino songs was a cause that she shared with colleagues at MOR 101.9. “We want to champion our own music, encourage artists and composers ...
New musical play revisits Filipino suffering–and heroism–in WWII
In December 1941 Japanese warplanes, after bombing Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, zoom eastward in the Pacific Ocean to bomb Baguio and Manila. Air power in the country was virtually cut off, although some young Filipino pilots valiantly challenged the ...
Licad recital discovers new music venue
In the audience were Ballet Philippines president (and 1973 Miss Universe) Margie Moran Floirendo; Philippine Philharmonoic music director Olivier Ochanine; and actors Nonie Buencamino, Shamaine Centenera Buencamino, and Vangie Labalan.
Kapamilya stars in Middle East Philippine Independence Day
Manila Standard Today
World Championship of the Performing Arts (WCOPA) Hall of Famer Jed Madela showcased his signature, world-class performance with his performance of a medley of Original Pilipino Music (OPM) and the theme song of teleserye Dyesebel, “Magakaiba ...
Smart teams up with Deezer for music streaming
ABS CBN News
"Music as an experience is an important facet in the lives of Filipinos and Smart knows the importance of giving access to musical content to our customers,” said Kathryn Carag, postpaid marketing head at Smart, in a press briefing held at the ...
Deezer: App for music savants
Smart boosts music streaming offerings
Singer-actors feted in Pinoy Music Awards
... grand celebration of MOR's first anniversary, veteran singer-songwriter Ogie Alcasid was honored with the MOR OPM Achievement Award for his contribution to the OPM industry and for being a true champion of Filipino music for more than two decades.
Jessie J receives 4X platinum award
At the end of her show, Jessie J was awarded with a 4X Platinum award by record label MCA Music (Universal Music Philippines) for the outstanding sales performance of her 2011 album, Who You Are, selling over 60,000 units in both physical and digital ...
Weekend of festivals to line the streets in Hoboken and Jersey City
The Jersey Journal
In the past 17 years, the St. Anne's festival has become a staple in Jersey City and works to reunite past and present parishioners for three days of local music, tasty cultural dishes and unique indoor and outdoor carnival games. The festival is held ...