MANILA, Nov. 25 — Ayala Museum in Makati City will present a concert entitled Christmas Solstice on Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m. for the benefit of children afflicted with cancer.
Proceeds from "Christmas Solstice" will enable families with children who have cancer to get the medical treatment they need.
The evening will come out with traditional, beautiful and timeless Christmas carols with three of the country's most sought after young singers today.
Christmas carols from the 17th up to this time will be sung by soprano Myramae Meneses who received raves for her performance as Maria Clara the opera Noli Me Tangere at Resorts World.
Other performers are Tenor Ivan Nery, whose role as Crisostomo Ibarra ignited the fire of nationalism among the audiences at the same operatic performance; soprano Stephanie Aguilar,, a Jovita Fuentes Competition prize winner and topnotch pianist, and Greg Zuniega.
Among the songs included in the program are de Leon's "Pasko na, Sinta Ko" and "Payapang Daigdig", the exquisite Cantique de Noel, Andrew Lloyd Webber's masterpiece "Pie Jesu", Cesar Franck's nostalgic "Panis Angelicus", Handel's "Lets the Bright Seraphim".
The concert is presented in partnership with Ayala Museum, Lyric Piano, BusinessWorld, DZFE.FM, The Master's Touch and Raintree Group of Restaurants.
For tickets, call Ticketworld at tel. no. 891-9999 or the Cultural Arts Events Organizer (CAEO) tel. nos. 782-7164, 517-3763, 0920-9540053, 0918-3473027 or 0920-4655725. (PNA)