Charity concert by Canticle Singers and Filipino baritone
LEAD guest singer, Filipino baritone Cipriano “Zip” De Guzman Jr, will perform with The Canticle Singers in the ensemble’s Silver Anniversary showcase called from Aug 25 to 27.
The musical offerings will include opera, classical, Broadway, Disney, pop, jazz and soul numbers by the likes of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber and George and Ira Gershwin.
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The Canticle singers. Canticle Singers, the audience can look forward to choral, group and solo numbers from Zip, Malaysian operatic singer Stefano Chen Ying Hao, and 21 choral singers.
is co-produced by HK Chong and Chong Kin Kiat, with Chin San Sooi as artistic director and Shaun Chen as the music director.
The show also features choirmaster Brian Cheong, pianist Ng Teck Yeong, flautist May Ang and master of ceremonies Timothy Ooi.
The 105-minute concert aims to raise funds for the Purple Centres Foundation (PCF), Manila, which works alongside poor Filipino families to ensure children follow their dreams and fulfil their potential.
The Canticle Singers is an accomplished voluntary choir established in KL in 1992. It has staged 25 productions to date and won the Boh Cameronian Arts Award for Best Group Vocals in 2011 and 2014.
8.30pm. RM88. Call 03-4065 0001/ 0002.
Damansara Performing Arts Centre (DPAC), Empire Damansara, Jalan PJU 8/8, Damansara Perdana, PJ.