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KORO BULAKENO Canada Goodwill Concert in Montreal



By Romeo Ayson Zetazate
Montreal, Canada
November 5, 2014

 
 


"Sa Mahal Kong Bayan" pagpupugay sa musikang Pilipino.
This concert was presented by Choirmaster Glenn B. de Jesus at St. Willibrorde's Parish Church in Verdun, Montreal last November 1

The concert was  a presentation of songs, dances, poems and rap that is descriptive of Philippine history celebrating Independence.
It was a three-hour live presentation, combined with humorous acting, comedy performed by thirteen actors & singers who came direct from Bulacan, Philippines greatly enjoyed by Filipinos and foreigner guests alike.

Other sponsors were  Fr. Greg Nunez, Francisco  & Director Monica Altares  and Corazon Aberin Sir Salvador Cabugao, FAMAS, Royal Bank Sir Felix de Luna, Connie Fabro, Mayor Anthony Hoesefeather, William Fabia of UPS,  Sally Carino,  Fely Rosales, St. Willibrorde  Parish, Natalie Pelausa,  Kapangpangan Association of Montreal.

Upcoming performances of Koro Bulakeno in Canada:
Winnipeg, Nov. 7  at Canton Hall, King Edward Gallery (contact is Lady Clarita Nazario) Winnipeg, Nov. 9  at Filipino Senior Center Calgary, Nov. 12  at Carver Theatre, at 180 Queenraie (Lovela Penaranda) Edmonton, Nov. 15  (no final location mentioned)

For info:
Executive Director Corazon Santiago-Aberin
zon4santiago@gmail.com


    Write a Comment
    George Poblete
    Fri 7th November 2014
    Maraming Salamat Po! for posting the KORO BULAKENO and HOLY DOOR newsclipping in your Munting Nayon International Magazine.

    The Montreal Bulakenos and their sponsors greatly appreciate your posting this in the MN website. The Winnipeg and Alberta people will be kept aware and be able to attend their concerts. So are the people in the Philippines, U.S.A. and other parts of the world, who can view this website.

    You have done a great help in promoting this concert and the Philippine Community volunteers, who worked hard to bring the actors and singers to perform in Canada.

    For the Holy Door newsclipping, we hope that all persons of goodwill and Catholics in eastern Canada could visit the blessed site of NotreDame de Quebec on their 350th Anniversary, before this Holy Door is closed at the end of 2014.

    George Poblete
    Ontario-Canada
    November 7, 2014
     
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