The University of the Philippines College of Music, in cooperation with the Asian Composers League and the Philippine Choral Directors Association, presents original contemporary Filipino compositions for choirs in a concert billed “LikhAwit” at the Abelardo Hall Auditorium on Thursday, 13 March 2014, 7:00 o’clock in the evening. These choral compositions are by some of the Philippines’ finest Filipino composers such as Ramon Santos, Josefino Toledo, Maria Christine Muyco, Laverne Dela Peña, Jonas Baes, Mary Katherine Trangco, Feliz Anne Macahis, Jude Edgar Balsamo, Robin Estrada, and Von De Guzman. Their works will be interpreted by Ateneo Chamber Singers (Jonathan Velasco, conductor), UP Manila Chorale (Emmanuel de Leon, Jr.); UP Los Baños Choral Ensemble, (Romel Lomarda); Aleron, (Christopher Arceo); Samiweng Singers, Ilocos Norte National High School, (Sherberk Frez Cabrales) Philippine Vocal Ensemble ( Joel Aquino); Mandaluyong Children’s Choir (Sebastian Trinidad), AUIT and Himig Sanghaya (Mary Katherine Trangco).
Tickets are at 200 pesos each, with 25% discount to students and senior citizens. For details, please contact the UP College of Music (02) 929-6963.