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Licad recital discovers new music venue

ST. BENEDICT Chapel at Ayala Westgrove Height

Music-lovers from Manila discovered a perfect recital venue when pianist Cecile Licad “debuted” at the St. Benedict Chapel in Westgrove Heights in Silang, Cavite, on the eve of Typhoon “Glenda.”

Posted: July 21st, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

A young virtuoso on the rise

ENZO Medel in action

I walked into Lorenzo (Enzo) Medel’s humble home with his concert program stuffed inside my bag. I was going to have it autographed by the winner of several prestigious competitions: the Namcya (National Music Competition for Young Artists), PTGP (Piano Teachers’ Guild of the Philippines) and the UP College of Music and National Steinway Piano Competition.

Posted: July 11th, 2014 in 2BU,Headlines | Read More »

Ingrid Santamaria launches CD series of piano performances

INGRID Sala Santamaria with ensemble of players in Tondo

Pianist Ingrid Sala Santamaria’s “Romantic Piano Concertos CD Series” consists of three CDs in glossy packaging, each containing two concertos.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Pianist Albert Tiu, in his element


It’s one thing to marvel at a pianist’s display of sheer showmanship, the entertainment value of which goes way back to the time of the prototypical crowd-pleaser of Byronic proportions, Franz Liszt.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

Pianist Ingrid Sala Santamaria to play for Tondo, Manila

IN LOVE with performing for general public AMADIS MA. GUERRERO

Celebrated pianist Ingrid Sala Santamaria is commemorating 52 years of concertizing with a special concert on June 12, Independence Day, in—would you believe—“somewhere in the heart” of Tondo, Manila.

Posted: June 9th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »