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Aima Maria Labra-Makk: A Homecoming Concert

Aima Maria Labra-Makk is a highly sought after soloist and chamber musician. European critics describe her playing as "peerless marked by highly musical intelligence, colorful expression with physical robustness, to sound with elegant ease of touch and never for the sake of display". The famous pianist and pedagogue Tatjana Nikolaeva highly praised the expressiveness and emotional depth of her playing. 

Ticket price at P500 and P300

For tickets and reservations, pls call or email:
233-0452/artscouncilcebu@gmail.com (Arts Council) or
253-6337 local 132 (STC Foundation)



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    July 22, 2016 → 8:00 PM Friday, Centerstage, SM Seaside City


Ramoncito Carpio: Classical Guitarist

Filipino guitarist Ramoncito Carpio started to play guitar at age 12. He decided to study guitar formally at age 17 at the extension program of the University of the Philippines (UP) College of Music. He earned his Bachelor of Music, major in guitar at the UP College of Music under the tutelage of Prof. Lester Demetillo. He completed his Master of Music degree at Philippine Women’s University (PWU) School of Music under the guidance of Prof. Benchito Cariño and thereafter continued to pursue doctoral studies in music with Dr. Angelito Agcaoili.

He took master classes with world renowned guitarists such as Jorge Luis Zamora (Cuba), Aniello Desiderio (Italy), Berta Rojas (Paraguay), Elena Papendreou (Greece), Roman Viazovsky (Ukraine) and Shin-Ichi Fukuda (Japan). He also takes special lessons with Philippine–based German guitarist Carsten Linck. 

He has performed in numerous concerts around the Philippines and in several guitar festivals abroad. He was a featured soloist of the Manila Symphony Orchestra (MSO), performing Rodrigo’s Concerto de Aranjuez, under the baton of Arturo Molina. 

In 2012, he won 1st prize in the Asia International Guitar Competition in Thailand and 2nd prize in the Taiwan International Guitar Competition. His other awards include 1st Prize in the Philippine International Guitar Competition (2011), 3rd Prize at the Singapore International Guitar Competition (2011), 3rd Prize Bangkok International Guitar Competition (2010) and 2nd Prize at the NAMCYA Guitar Category C held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (2009). 

In 2013, he released his first solo album entitled "Pahinungod" under Independent Philippine Arts Venture (IPAV). He is currently working on his 2nd CD which consists of popular and well-loved OPM songs arranged for the classical guitar. 

He is active in promoting the classical guitar not only by performing but also through organizing events. In February 2014, he organized the first ever Philippine Women’s University (PWU) Classical Guitar Competition. In the same month, together with IPAV, he brought in French Guitarist and 1997 Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) first prize winner Judicael Perroy for a concert in Manila. He also helped in organizing the guitar concert of Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas in the Meralco Theater May 2014. 

Monching is part of the guitar faculty of Philippine Women's University and St.Scholastica's College. He also writes music for guitar and stage plays.
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Filipino guitarist Ramoncito Carpio started to play guitar at age 12. He decided to study guitar formally at age 17 at the extension program of the University of the Philippines (UP) College of Music. He earned his Bachelor of Music, major in guitar at the UP College of Music under the tutelage of Prof. Lester Demetillo. He completed his Master of Music degree at Philippine Women’s University (PWU) School of Music under the guidance of Prof. Benchito Cariño and thereafter continued to pursue doctoral studies in music with Dr. Angelito Agcaoili.

He took master classes with world renowned guitarists such as Jorge Luis Zamora (Cuba), Aniello Desiderio (Italy), Berta Rojas (Paraguay), Elena Papendreou (Greece), Roman Viazovsky (Ukraine) and Shin-Ichi Fukuda (Japan). He also takes special lessons with Philippine–based German guitarist Carsten Linck. 

He has performed in numerous concerts around the Philippines and in several guitar festivals abroad. He was a featured soloist of the Manila Symphony Orchestra (MSO), performing Rodrigo’s Concerto de Aranjuez, under the baton of Arturo Molina. 

In 2012, he won 1st prize in the Asia International Guitar Competition in Thailand and 2nd prize in the Taiwan International Guitar Competition. His other awards include 1st Prize in the Philippine International Guitar Competition (2011), 3rd Prize at the Singapore International Guitar Competition (2011), 3rd Prize Bangkok International Guitar Competition (2010) and 2nd Prize at the NAMCYA Guitar Category C held at the Cultural Center of the Philippines (2009). 

In 2013, he released his first solo album entitled "Pahinungod" under Independent Philippine Arts Venture (IPAV). He is currently working on his 2nd CD which consists of popular and well-loved OPM songs arranged for the classical guitar. 

He is active in promoting the classical guitar not only by performing but also through organizing events. In February 2014, he organized the first ever Philippine Women’s University (PWU) Classical Guitar Competition. In the same month, together with IPAV, he brought in French Guitarist and 1997 Guitar Foundation of America (GFA) first prize winner Judicael Perroy for a concert in Manila. He also helped in organizing the guitar concert of Paraguayan guitarist Berta Rojas in the Meralco Theater May 2014. 

Monching is part of the guitar faculty of Philippine Women's University and St.Scholastica's College. He also writes music for guitar and stage plays.


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    April 29, 2016 → 8:00 PM, MBF Cebu Press Center

Berta Rojas, classical guitarist

Renowned for her impeccable technique and innate musical mastery, Berta Rojas, is one of the most outstanding female classical guitarists today. She has been praised as "guitarist extraordinaire" by the Washington Post and by Classical Guitar Magazine as an "ambassador of the classical guitar."

Catch her perform on Saturday, May 17, 2014, 8pm at the Marcelo B. Fernan Cebu Press Center. Tickets are available at P500.00

For inquiries please call 233-0452 or 09173287917
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Renowned for her impeccable technique and innate musical mastery, Berta Rojas, is one of the most outstanding female classical guitarists today. She has been praised as "guitarist extraordinaire" by the Washington Post and by Classical Guitar Magazine as an "ambassador of the classical guitar."

Catch her perform on Saturday, May 17, 2014, 8pm at the Marcelo B. Fernan Cebu Press Center. Tickets are available at P500.00

For inquiries please call 233-0452 or 09173287917


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    May 17, 2014 → 8pm, Marcelo B. Fernan Cebu Press Center

Tal Kravitz: World Music Concert

Tal Kravitz is a musician and a singer educated at Israel's finest music institutions. He is also a traveler who has embarked on a personal search for original tribal music from far corners of the world. Tal plays the piano,harp, guitar, a variety of bagpipes, the musical saw, African percussion instruments and more. 

Catch Tal Kravitz perform at Marco Plaza Hotel Cebu on May 8, 2014 at 8pm. ADMISSION IS FREE!










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Tal Kravitz is a musician and a singer educated at Israel's finest music institutions. He is also a traveler who has embarked on a personal search for original tribal music from far corners of the world. Tal plays the piano,harp, guitar, a variety of bagpipes, the musical saw, African percussion instruments and more. 

Catch Tal Kravitz perform at Marco Plaza Hotel Cebu on May 8, 2014 at 8pm. ADMISSION IS FREE!












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    May 8, 2014 → 8pm, Marco Plaza Hotel Cebu

Libera: Asia's Best Loved Boy's Choir

The distinctive sound of Libera has traveled the world in the last few years. The group's albums have topped both mainstream and classical charts in many countries, and their recordings hold their place in top-tens alongside major artists like Bocelli.

This all-boy British vocal group will perform in Cebu on Thursday, October 31, 2013, 8pm at the Chapel of San Pedro Calungsod, SM Seaside Complex, South Road Properties, Cebu City.

Tickets are available at P 1,500 & P 800 (thru Arts Council office & Ticketworld)

For VIP tickets please call Arts Council at 233-0452/0917-328-7917 or email us at artscouncilcebu@gmail.com
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The distinctive sound of Libera has traveled the world in the last few years. The group's albums have topped both mainstream and classical charts in many countries, and their recordings hold their place in top-tens alongside major artists like Bocelli.

This all-boy British vocal group will perform in Cebu on Thursday, October 31, 2013, 8pm at the Chapel of San Pedro Calungsod, SM Seaside Complex, South Road Properties, Cebu City.

Tickets are available at P 1,500 & P 800 (thru Arts Council office & Ticketworld)

For VIP tickets please call Arts Council at 233-0452/0917-328-7917 or email us at artscouncilcebu@gmail.com


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    October 31, 2013 → 8pm at the Chapel of San Pedro Calungsod, SM Seaside Complex, South Road Properties, Cebu City

 
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