2013 National Music Week also slated in November
The National Music Competition for Young Artist (NAMCYA) celebrates 40 years of serving as catalyst in discovering and nurturing young Filipino musicians towards advancement of artistic performance, creativity, and Philippine music traditions.
With generous support from the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA), the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) and the Department of Education and Culture (DepEd), the 2013 National Music Week will include outreach programs and the Final Round of the various group and solo NAMCYA competitions, culminating in the Concert of Winners on November 24, 6:00 pm at the Tanghalang Nicanor Abelardo (Main Theater) of CCP.
Performing are the winners in the Choir and Rondalla competitions and Violin, Piano, Marimba, French Horn, and Tuba solo instrument competitions. The six winners in the Traditional Music Ensemble competition will also be presented.
NAMCYA National Final Competition Schedules are as follows: Piano Competition on November 19 at CCP Main Theater; Tuba and French Horn Competitions on November 20 at CCP Little Theater; Marimba and Violin Competitions on November 21 at CCP Little Theater; the Rondalla and Choir Competition on November 22 at the CCP Little Theater; the Winners of Traditional Music Ensemble Competition on November 23 at the CCP Little Theater; and the Concert of Winners on November 24 at the CCP Main Theater.
Admission is free for all competitions. Tickets for the Concert of Winners on November 24 are priced at P200 each. All proceeds shall be donated by the NAMCYA for the benefit of the earthquake and typhoon victims. For inquiries, call NAMCYA Secretariat at (02) 836-4928 / 836-4929 Telefax: (02) 832-3701 or visit www.namcya.weebly.com.