Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival--WINNERS
Date: August 16, 2013
Congratulations to the winners of the Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival held last August 7-10, 2013!
Vocal Ensemble Category:
3rd-UP Los Baños Choral Ensemble (PHI), 2nd-Koro Ilustrado (PHI), 1st-Aleron (PHI).
Folk Music Category:
3rd-UP Los Baños Choral Ensmble (PHI), 2nd-TIP Choral Society (PHI), 1st-World Vision Korea Children's Choir (KOR).
Chamber Choir Category:
3rd-Kammerchor Manila (PHI), 2nd-Paragita Student Choir of Universitas Indonesia (INA), 1st-ONE Chamber Choir (SIN).
The jury was composed of Eric Banks (USA), Michael Barrett (South Africa), Gary Graden (Sweden), Oscar Escalada (Argentina), and Mark Carpio (Philippines).
The event was hosted by the Cultural Center of the Philippines in celebration of the Philippine Madrigal Singers' 50th Anniversary, and also to honor National Artist for Music Andrea O. Veneracion (1928-2013), founder of the Philippine Madrigal Singers.