ANG SISTEMA: THE YOUNG PEOPLE’S CONCERENCE

April 30, 2015

 

PRESENTED BY:

Cultural Center of the Philippines, ABS-CBN and First Philippine Holdings
 
 

DATE/ TIME/ VENUE:

April 30, 2015

Thursday at 6:00 PM

Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (CCP Main Theater) 

 

 

 

DESCRIPTION:

The Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO) will be joined by the ABS-CBN Philharmonic Orchestra (ABSCBNPO) and the Orchestra of the Filipino Youth (OFY) under the batons of Gerard Salonga & Olivier Ochanine in a momentous joint concert & conference at the CCP. Guest Artists will include Filipino concert pianist Jovianney Emmanuel Cruz, Taiwanese pianist Chi-Ying Hung,  NAMCYA 1st Prize Winner in Marimba Thristan 'Tum-Tum' Mendoza, singers Jade Riccio & Malvin Beethoven Macasaet, and introducing 12-year-old pianist Brian Berino.

 

The conference part of the CONCERENCE will have annotations as well as Q&A segments conducted by Jamie Bernstein - director of the film documentary 'Crescendo: the Power of Music' & the daughter of the legendary quintessential Artist Leonard Bernstein, and Tricia Tunstall - author of 'Changing Lives: Gustavo Dudamel, El Sistema, & the Transformative Power of Music'. The concert portion will feature a vast array of works written by the great Classical Music Masters from the 18th Century until today, from Beethoven to Bernstein, from traditional to popular.

 

This historic CONCERENCE will benefit Ang Misyon, Inc. (AMI) - the non-stock, non-profit mother foundation of Sistema for the Filipino Youth (SFY) and the Orchestra of the Filipino Youth (OFY). Inspired by the global phenomenon El Sistema, SFY is an after-school music program that offers children from deprived communities the opportunity to achieve their full musical potential through the Classical Music discipline, with the ultimate hope of creating a positive impact on their respective communities. The OFY is a donor-based youth orchestra comprised of fifty-five of the SFY Scholars, handpicked from various ensembles that already exist, and are spread throughout the Philippines. AMI provides the Scholars with free music education, performance allowances, transportation assistance, meals, instruments, & uniforms. AMI was born to help eradicate poverty in the Philippines through social change, simultaneously enhancing the country’s identity by creating career paths in Classical Music orchestral performance and redeveloping its Arts & Culture scene.

 

 

 

TICKET INFORMATION:

Ticket Price:

Orchestra Center (prime seats)         1,000.00

Orchestra Center                                800.00

Orchestra Sides                                   600.00

Parterre Box                                       800.00

Lower Box                                           500.00

Upper Box                                           300.00

Balcony I                                             300.00

Balcony II                                            100.00

 

Discounts:

20% discount for Senior Citizen, PWD, Government & Military Personnel

50% discount for Student with ID.

For ticket inquiries, call the CCP Box Office at 832-3704 or Ticketworld at 891-9999

 
 
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* INFORMATION  MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

 

 

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