National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab will be sharing tips on creating new Filipino musicals and stories from his past works. The online session will be streamed HERE on April 5, 4-5pm.
Cayabyab has composed music for original Filipino musicals such as Katy!, Noli Me Tangere, El Filibusterismo, Ang Larawan, and Rama, Hari.
He is also currently spearheading the Bayanihan Musikahan movement, a series of free concerts on Facebook Live that serve as fundraising campaigns for the most vulnerable communities in this COVID-19 crisis.
The online initiative is part of the Open House fundraising campaign, which aims to help members of the performing arts community displaced by the COVID-19 pandemic. You can donate by going to bit.ly/DonateOpenHouse.
You can also learn more about Open House’s schedules by visiting its Facebook page.
Update, 4/5/2020, 4:12pm: The stream has been moved to the Open House Facebook page.