Nov 07 2013
Orchestra Sin Arco: The Folkloric Instrument Ensemble of the Philippines

Performance & Music
November 7, 2013, 6:00pm
George Kahin Center
Presented by 14 Strings! Cornell Filipino Rondalla

Michael Dadap, renowned guitarist, composer and conductor, will  introduce the Orchestra Sin Arco (Orchestra Without Bows) to his audience. The presentation will be interactive.  A series of solo performances on 14-stringed Filipino instruments by members of 14 Strings! Cornell FIlipino Rondalla will demonstrate the unique characteristics of this folkloric instrument ensemble. The full ensemble performance of 14 Strings! will cap the evening's presentation.

"Co-sponsored and funded in part by Cornell Council for the Arts, Southeast Asia Program, SEAP Outreach, Cornell Concert Commission, Tompkins Cortland Community College, The Cornell Anthropology Exchange, Anthropology Graduate Students Association, Department of Anthropology, Department of Performing and Media Arts, Department of Music, GPSAFC, and generous donations by individual contributors."

Related Links:
Michael Dadap | The Children's Orchestra Society Biography
YouTube | What is the Filipino Rondolla? With Michael Dadap