NEWLY-COMMISSIONED WORKS FOR THE COMPETITION
In line with its mission to expand Filipino music and the local competition repertoire, the NAMCYA has been commissioning new works each year for us as Contest Pieces for the National Finals.
This year, the NAMCYA commissioned new works for all competition categories.
Senior Piano: “…Within…” (for flute and piano) by Josefino Chino Toledo
Senior Strings: Two Miniatures for solo violin, solo viola, and solo cello by Saunder Choi
Araw for solo double bass (Saunder Choi)
Senior Voice: Kung Iniaalay Ang Naririto (with High Voice, Medium Voice, and Low Voice versions) by Nilo Alcala
Senior Woodwinds: Metung (for solo flute, solo clarinet, solo oboe and solo bassoon) by Conrado del Rosario
Children's Solo Rondalla Instrument: Sonata No. 5 (for banduria and guitar) by Nelson Espejo
Youth Rondalla Ensemble: Selections from Guiseppe Verdi’s La Traviata arranged for rondalla by Celso Espejo
Children’s Choir: Pagmumuni (Zazen sa Papag) music by Verne dela Peña, poem by Juan Ekis)
Adult Choir: Sa Magandang Silangan by Ralph Hoffmann