Special Concert Series 2018 : Madeline Jane Banta, harp
EVENT #: 25603
Cultural Center of the Philippines
Special Concert Series
Outstanding young Filipino artists in solo concerts, local and international prize winners in vocal and instrumental music, artists with performing careers abroad.
Special Concert Series I
Clement Acevedo, piano
Wed Jul 25 2018 - 7:30 PM
Pianist with “a biting rhythmic drive,” Clement Acevedo has performed in China, the Philippines, and the United States. First Prize Winner of the 2004 National Music Competition for Young Artists (NAMCYA), Piano Category C, as well as a semi-finalist in the 2009 Heida Hermanns International Piano Competition, he has appeared as soloist in orchestras here and abroad. An enthusiastic chamber musician, he has been invited to perform in professional music festivals in and outside the country. Don’t miss the concert of this superb pianist!
Special Concert Series II
Madeline Jane Banta, harp
Wed Aug 29 2018 - 7:30 PM
After a period of more than 20 years, a solo harp concert by a Filipino harpist will take place. Jane Banta finished her Master of Music degree in Harp Performance in 2017 after a two-year program at the State University of New York as a recipient of the Len and Carole Faulk Scholarship. She actively performs as a harpist for symphony orchestras, chamber orchestras and wind and other ensembles. She is most seen regularly playing the harp as a program musician of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra. Be part Jane’s solo concert at the CCP!
Special Concert Series III
Arthur Espiritu, tenor
Wed Sep 26 2018 - 7:30 PM
Praised for his beautiful lyric voice with agility and color, capable of conveying a broad range of characters. Described as singing “superbly with beautiful legato, a regal tenor,” Mr. Espiritu has been steadily establishing himself as an accomplished Bel canto tenor and has had success with the lyric tenor repertoire as well. He has portrayed a wide array of leading tenor roles in the most prestigious opera houses in different parts of the world. His solo concert at the CCP is a must-see!
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