The PPO Chamber Music Concert Series, which was first held on October 30, 2020, 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 February 26 concert.
Flute players Hercules Santiago, Edgardo Silangcruz, Rosemarie Poblete will play SONATA FOR 3 FLUTES NR.166 by Johann Joachim Quantz.
This will be followed by QUINTET NO. 1 by Victor Ewald, to be performed by Edwin Matias (Trumpet), Jay Ar Mesa (French Horn), Benedicto Dela Peret Jr. (Tuba), Ricson Poonin (Trombone) and Glober Calambro (Trumpet).
For more information, please visit the CCP website (www.culturalcenter.gov.ph) or follow the official CCP and PPO Facebook pages.