PPO STAGES VIRTUAL POCKET PERFORMANCE ON APRIL 2

April 05, 2021

PRESS RELEASE

March 31, 2021

THE Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra stages its next series of online concerts billed as The PPO Spotlight: Virtual Pocket Performances to be streamed on April 2, 2021 at 8pm, Friday through the Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Website.

Program for the April 2 concert, which focuses on the Holy Week Special, features the following pieces such as The Lord Bless You & Keep You by John Rutter to be performed by Ariel Sta. Ana (Clarinet); Ave Maria by Gulio Caccini to be rendered by the String Ensemble composed of violinists Berny Dulce Payte, Ma. Angelica Uson, Ayesa Cruz, Gemma Bicaldo, Joseph Regalario, Aristotle Ramos, Alfred Sanchez, viola players Joy Allan Dela Cruz, Ferdinand Dumlao, cellists Gerry Graham Gonzales, Herrick Ortiz, C. Bass players Aris Payte III, Vincent Dela Cruz; Lacrimosa for 2 Flutes by W.A. Mozart to be interpreted by flutists Hercules Santiago, Marie Poblete; and Requiem by Saegusa Shigeaki to be played by cellist Gerry Graham Gonzales.  

The PPO Online Pocket Performance Series, which runs from February to July 2021, is a program of the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra that can be viewed from the PPO FB page and the CCP YouTube as platforms.