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Monthly Archives: August 2012

 The Sound of Grand by Gay Domingo

The Sound of Grand by Gay Domingo

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August 30, 2012

ABS-CBN and First Philippine Holdings team up to create an orchestra that brings a new sound to the network In a way, it was serendipitous, says Gerard Salonga. He accompanied […]

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 ABS-CBN Orchestra To Perform John Williams Scores by Yugel Losorata

ABS-CBN Orchestra To Perform John Williams Scores by Yugel Losorata

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August 21, 2012

The relatively new 40-piece ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra is set to pay tribute to the music of American conductor John Williams in a concert set on September 2 at Meralco Theater. […]

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 Bringing orchestral music to the masses by Natalie Tomada

Bringing orchestral music to the masses by Natalie Tomada

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August 20, 2012

Manila, Philippines – To say that orchestral music can only be appreciated by privileged classes is a misconception that Gerard Salonga hopes will change what with the formation of the […]

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 How the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra was born by Pablo Tariman

How the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra was born by Pablo Tariman

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August 20, 2012

The newly born ABS CBN Philharmonic Orchestra (ACPO) under Gerard Salonga wowed a select media crowd recently with classical, film and Filipino OPM music. It called to mind the long […]

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 ABS-CBN Philharmonic performs for Kapamilyas by ABS-CBNNews.com

ABS-CBN Philharmonic performs for Kapamilyas by ABS-CBNNews.com

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August 19, 2012

MANILA, Philippines – The newly-created ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra recently starred in “A Kapamilya Concert,” a one-hour free concert exclusively for employees of ABS-CBN and First Philippine Holdings, Inc. Led by […]

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 Cayabyab lauds ABS-CBN Philharmonic by ABS-CBNNews.com

Cayabyab lauds ABS-CBN Philharmonic by ABS-CBNNews.com

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August 19, 2012

MANILA, Philippines — Acclaimed composer Ryan Cayabyab lauded the newly formed ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra, which will make its first major public debut at the “Icons at the Arena” concert at […]

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 Gerard Salonga points out misconception on orchestral music by Yugel Losorata

Gerard Salonga points out misconception on orchestral music by Yugel Losorata

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August 19, 2012

It is common knowledge that orchestral performances are only for the elite or to be more blunt about it, just for the rich who can afford to wear formal suits […]

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 Another corporate orchestra is born by Pablo Tariman

Another corporate orchestra is born by Pablo Tariman

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August 19, 2012

CONDUCTOR Gerard Salonga was in his usual high spirits when he announced the formation of the ABS CBN Philharmonic Orchestra. “As you can see, we have a new home and […]

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 The ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates John Williams… the man and the magic of his music

The ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra celebrates John Williams… the man and the magic of his music

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August 18, 2012

The ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra plays all of the well-loved movie scores plus more of legendary composer John Williams for its first solo concert to be held on September 2, 6PM […]

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