Filipino composers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Filipino composers


Minervina Singson, composer of Candon Hymn and patron of music scholars, turns 100

Dec 15, 2019 - 6:00 PM

When Minervina Dario Singson was born on December 14, her father wrapped her in music sheets

CENTENARIAN. Minervina Dario Singson during her 100th birthday. Photo by Mau Victa/Rappler

Nilo Alcala wins American Prize 2019 music competition

Jul 13, 2019 - 12:27 PM

The Philippine-born composer bags the American Prize in Composition 2019 for his work, 'Manga Pakalagian'

'Goin’ Bilibid:' Netizen hits bill lowering age of criminal responsibility

Feb 04, 2019 - 8:34 PM

'Anong nangyari sa hustisya? Bakit bubwit ang nagdurusa? Sa mga salot at disgrasya na dulot ng mga daga,' says Lolito Go in his parody song

National Artist Levi Celerio honored through Google Doodle

Apr 30, 2018 - 11:18 AM

Most people might remember Celerio for his ability to make music using only a leaf – a feat that landed him a spot in the Guinness Book of World Records

NATIONAL ARTIST. Levi Celerio is remembered through a Google Doodle on his 108th birthday. Screenshot from Google