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CCP honors composer Bing Pimentel with tribute concert

CCP honors composer Bing Pimentel with tribute concert.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: thestandard thestandardSep 12th, 2018

Star-studded tribute marks 100 years since Bernstein’s birth

LENOX, Mass. (AP) --- Leonard Bernstein (BURN'-stine) is getting a musical tribute that's off the charts on the 100th anniversary of the maestro's birth. The Boston Symphony Orchestra will be joined by musicians from the New York Philharmonic, Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and other groups when it takes the stage Saturday evening at its summer home at Tanglewood in Massachusetts. Performers include Yo-Yo Ma. The concert caps a year of tributes to the Massachusetts-born conductor and composer to mark the centennial of his birth. Bernstein died in 1990 at age 72 in New York City. Gov. Charlie Baker has proclaimed the day Leonard Bernstein Day. ...Keep on reading: Star-studded tribute marks 100 years since Bernstein’s birth.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

Timely reboot of long-running pop musical vivifies faithful’s search for Christ

Are faith and spirituality still relevant in an era that inspires cynicism, apathy and one-upmanship more than compassion and genuine kindness? The reboot of the pop musical "Nasaan si Hesus?," which will be relaunched on Aug. 18 at the swanky El Shaddai International House of Prayer in Paraaque, vivifies the faithful's search for Christ in a world whose concept of right and wrong has seemingly gone to pot. As timely as today's headlines? You bet. This is precisely why producer-composer Lourdes "Bing" Pimentel thinks it's the perfect time to revive the musical, to underscore the importance of a Higher Being in our daily lives. Pimentel isn't just the wife and mother of forme...Keep on reading: Timely reboot of long-running pop musical vivifies faithful’s search for Christ.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 11th, 2018

Ebe Dancel honors The Cranberries Dolores O Riordan

MANILA, Philippines — During a recent concert in Pasig City, Filipino rock icon Ebe Dancel paid tribute to The Cranberries' vocalist Dolores O'Riordan by sin.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2018

Gibbs honors late son

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Joe Gibbs closed his eyes during a tribute lap for his late son, while crew members raised a banner to honor the co-founder of Joe Gibbs Racing. J.D. built our race team, was the guy that ran day-to-day operations for 27 years J.D. Gibbs had been hand-picked by his father to […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2019

Pink ‘embarrassed’ about receiving H’wood Walk of Fame star

  Having been in the public eye for 25 years, you'd think that Pink must be used to all the attention and praise by now.   That's not the case, she said, when she recently received a star at the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "I was embarrassed. It was so much attention," she said of the experience in an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, who was one of the people who paid tribute to the singer. "But I hate compliments---and that's a huge compliment---so I was crawling out of my skin," she explained.   In her speech, Ellen, who's a friend of Pink, described the artist thus: "If you have ever seen her in concert, she's the most amazing performer. But, at the sam...Keep on reading: Pink ‘embarrassed’ about receiving H’wood Walk of Fame star.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2019

Pianist Raul Sunico takes on Rachmaninoff

RAUL M. SUNICO has been spending six hours a day rehearsing four piano concertos by one of his favorite composers, Sergei Rachmaninoff, the Russian pianist, conductor, and composer of the Romantic period, in preparation for a concert on Jan. 26. Mr. Sunico, together with the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra (PPO), will be performing pieces by the Russian pianist at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) for the first time since 2003......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 22nd, 2019

Tribute concert set in honor of new National Artist Ryan Cayabyab

SOME OF the best singers in the Philippines will pay tribute to newly minted National Artist for Music Raymundo “Ryan” Cayabyab on Jan. 18 at the Globe Auditorium of the Maybank Performing Arts Theater in Bonifacio Global City (BGC)......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJan 11th, 2019

Awit Pasasalamat: A Tribute to OFW Concert

Watch a tribute concert for our gallant Filipino migrant workers featuring our country’s top balladeer — Christian Bautista with Filipino alternative and world music icon Joey Ayala and guests: Rose Fostanes, Tanya Dawood, and Andrea Torres on DECEMBER 15, 2018 · 8 PM Newport Performing Arts Theater Catch them perform their live repertoire of hit… link: Awit Pasasalamat: A Tribute to OFW Concert.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2018

Beyonce to lead Nelson Mandela tribute concert

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa –Beyonce will lead an all-star line-up that includes Ed Sheeran, Jay-Z, and Usher in Johannesburg on Sunday, December 2, when she performs at a concert to honor the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela. The concert is the climax of a year of events celebrating the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018

Google doodle honors Dr. Fe del Mundo, inventor and first woman admitted to Harvard med school

By Kristine Joy Patag/philstar.com – Google on Tuesday paid tribute to Dr. Fe del Mundo, fondly called as the “Mother of Philippine pediatrics,” on her 107th birth anniversary with a doodle. Del Mundo is shown in the doodle with a stethoscope, checking a boy. She was shown in Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

Google honors renowned pediatrician Fe del Mundo with a doodle

Search engine Google is paying tribute to renowned Filipino pediatrician Fe del Mundo on her 107th birth anniversary with a doodle on their home page. Filipinos on the internet were greeted with the artwork showing Del Mundo treating a small child while surrounded by nature. The award-winning doctor would have celebrated her 107th birthday on […] The post Google honors renowned pediatrician Fe del Mundo with a doodle appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsNov 27th, 2018

Marlo Mortel pays tribute to late mother during concert

"Pero sobrang laki ‘yung kulang dahil wala na ‘yung mommy ko na inspirasyon ko at inaalayan ko ng lahat ng ito.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 30th, 2018

U2 pays tribute to terrorist attack victims in Manchester show

U2 paid its respects to the victims of the May 2017 terrorist attack by dedicating the song "13. There is a Light" in their Oct. 19 show at the Manchester Arena in England. Frontman Bono made the dedication as the band prepared to play the closing song for a set. "This is a prayer for the safety of your children," said Bono before he started singing as reported by NME. The May 2017 Manchester Arena terrorist attack involved Islamic extremists detonating homemade bombs following the concert of American singer Ariana Grande. Twenty-two civilians were killed in the attack. YouTube user Raymond Jager shared a two-minute clip of Bono solemnly singing "There Is a Light" as the spo...Keep on reading: U2 pays tribute to terrorist attack victims in Manchester show.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 20th, 2018

CCP leads tribute to Angara

The Cultural Center of the Philippines and the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra Society Inc. (PPOSI), with the University of the Philippines, pay tribute to the life and work of the late Sen. Edgardo J. Angara in an invitational concert on Oct. 17, 7 p.m. at the CCP Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo.   Angara was a champion of Philippine education, art and culture. He held various positions in government service, including the presidency of the University of the Philippines from 1981-1987.   A four-time senator, he authored and helped establish important laws related to culture and the arts. These laws include RA No. 7355 creating the National Living Treasures Award,...Keep on reading: CCP leads tribute to Angara.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 14th, 2018

Philippines naval task force honors Filipino community in Russia

A Philippine Navy (PN) contingent on a five-day goodwill visit in this city, paid tribute to a small group of overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) based here, in a reception dinner held at the helicopter hangar of the Navy’s Strategic Sealift Vessel (SSV) BRP Tarlac (LD601) docked at the Russian Pacific Fleet’s naval facility......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

Glitz, glam, waterworks galore

The recent 40th anniversary concert of "Megastar" Sharon Cuneta felt like a reunion-slash-tribute rolled into one.   "My Forty Years Sharon" gathered Mega's friends onstage and in the audience gallery of Smart Araneta Coliseum.   On centerstage, Sharon performed with the industry's biggest stars---including leading men Christopher de Leon and Richard Gomez, and surprise guest Regine Velasquez.   But daughter KC Concepcion's duet with Sharon proved to be the night's biggest tearjerker---as in waterworks galore!   Spotted in the audience were her pals Judy Ann Santos and Ryan Agoncillo, Aga Muhlach and Charlene Gonzalez, Ai-Ai delas Alas, Mar...Keep on reading: Glitz, glam, waterworks galore.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 4th, 2018

A life of songs

“Only when you hold me close/Only when you whisper you care/Only when you smile/Only then I can say/The World is Mine” so began “Buhay, Pag-ibig, Dalagin: Mga Likhang Awit ni Bing Pimentel.” The powerful voice of singer Dulce reverberated throughout the main lobby of the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) as she sang the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 3rd, 2018

Big stars to celebrate with teachers in tribute concert

Big stars to celebrate with teachers in tribute concert.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

How singers find empowerment in adversity, diversity

In the upcoming benefit concert "Limitless," Angeline Quinto, Kyla, Radha Cuadrado, Liezel Garcia and Jayda Avanzado will celebrate female empowerment and pay tribute to women who have made an impact on society.   Mounted by Outbox Media, the show---to be held on Sept. 7 at Metrotent Convention Center---will pay tribute to the teachers of Antipolo City Special Education Center, which tends to over 250 children with varying medical conditions such as visual and hearing impairment, autism and intellectual disability.   In this forum, Radha, Kyla, Jayda, Angeline and Liezel talk about self-acceptance and the immense pressure on female singers to fit certain beauty ...Keep on reading: How singers find empowerment in adversity, diversity.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 5th, 2018

WNCAA honors medalists

THE Women’s National Collegiate Athletic Association (WNCAA), led by host St. Paul College Pasig, will pay tribute to the female gold medalists in the 18th Asian Games when it opens its 49th season today (Sept. 1) at the Rizal Memorial Coliseum. WNCAA president Juanita Alamillo of Centro Escolar University, Sr.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018