PPO CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT ON NOVEMBER 27

November 26, 2020

PRESS RELEASE

November 26, 2020

THE Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra stages its second Chamber Music Concert on November 27, 2020 (Friday), 8pm, streamed via the CCP and PPO Facebook Pages and CCP YouTube Channel.

The PPO Chamber Music Concert Series, which was first held on October 30, is the orchestra’s online alternative in bringing classical music to the Filipino audiences since social gatherings are prohibited due to the pandemic.  The series also highlights the different instruments of the orchestra while performing music composed for small ensembles.

Wind instruments will highlight the November 27 concert.  Clarinet players Ariel Sta. Ana, Jayson Rivera, and Hernan Manalastas will play SERENADE FOR 3 CLARINETS by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

This will be followed by PREGON DE DANZA FOR CLARINET AND CELLO by Georgia Sanchez Torres, to be performed by clarinet Jayson Rivera and cellist Gerry Graham Gonzales.

The program continues with flutist Rosemarie Poblete, clarinet Ariel Sta. Ana, bassoonist Frenvee Andra, and French horn player Ernani Pascual serenading the audience with WOODWIND QUARTET NO. 4 IN B FLAT MAJOR by Gioachino Rossini.

The concert concludes with flutist Hercules Santiago and marimba player Aimee De la Cruz playing TWO PIECES FOR FLUTE AND MARIMBA by Ney Rosauro.

For more information, please visit the CCP website (www.culturalcenter.gov.ph) or follow the official CCP and PPO Facebook pages.