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Rowena Arrieta sets comeback recitals

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PIANIST Oliver Salonga. In between tough recital demands and equally tough doctoral requirements

Rowena Arrieta is an outstanding graduate of the Philippine High School of the Arts (PHSA) from the late ’70s. She became the first and the last Tchaikovsky laureate of the Moscow-based international piano competition.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Love-advice radio program inspires Ballet Manila pieces

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ADVICE guru “Papa Jack” (left) of the radio program “TLC,” with Lisa Macuja-Elizalde and Ballet Manila co-artistic director Osias Barroso

The man behind the long-selling love counseling radio program is unapologetically brutal. But it is this frankness and no-frills approach to giving out advice on love and life that has endeared him to listeners of “True Love Conversations” (TLC) through the years.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Art and vice, a deadly partnership

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ILLUSTRATION BY STEPH BRAVO

History has indisputably shown that the enduring legacy of any great artist survives way past the politics, religious scandals and even criminal offenses of that person’s lifetime. Some of the most revered geniuses in their fields had terrible vices that led to some form of tragedy.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Editor's Pick,Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

To mark its 88th year, Manila Symphony Orchestra puts up music academy

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The Manila Symphony Orchestra (MSO) is celebrating its 88th anniversary. Established in 1926 by the Viennese conductor, Alexander Lippay, it is one of the first orchestras founded in Asia.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

MET Open 2014 deadline nears

The Metropolitan Museum of Manila has announced that the deadline for application for the MET Open 2014 is Aug. 16.

Posted: August 18th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

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