Women guitar power in a classical guitar concert

RAFFLE: Read up to the end of this post to WIN tickets for this concert! Women guitar power in this upcoming concert dominates. Japanese Sachiko will be joined by rising female guitar trio, Triple Fret. See more below. — In celebration of the 60th year of Philippines-Japan Friendship The Independent Philippine Art Ventures, Inc. together… Continue reading Women guitar power in a classical guitar concert

Seven years of marriage

Last month, my husband and I celebrated our Seventh Wedding Anniversary in a simple, meaningful, and love-filled way. November 8 this year was a Sunday, and we have church duties with the choir. We were really planning to ask for a prayer of blessing from our Rector, Monsignor Bobby Canlas, who graciously celebrated our wedding… Continue reading Seven years of marriage

Touringkitty music: Angel of God

Today, October 2nd, is the Solemnity of the Guardian Angels. Ariadne loves to pray to her Guardian Angel. The Prayer to the Guardian Angel is the first prayer she learned and memorised since she was about two or three years old. It goes like this: Angel of God, my Guardian dear, to whom His love commits… Continue reading Touringkitty music: Angel of God

#KoristaAko: Touringkitty

And yes, just because it’s my birth month, it’s my turn to answer for #KoristaAko! I realised I wasn’t even able to answer these questions for myself, so this should be fun. For those who are not yet aware, Korista Ako has a Facebook Group Community already! Shoot me a private message at www.facebook.com/touringkitty so… Continue reading #KoristaAko: Touringkitty

Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival: A tribute and a legacy

Time flew, fast. It has been two years since the first ever international choral competition took place at the CUltural Center of the Philippines. And I am proud to have been part of it. Now, two years after, the second competition happens right on the month when the honoree commemorates her birth and passing on.… Continue reading Andrea O. Veneracion International Choral Festival: A tribute and a legacy

The Nelly Miricioiu experience: Prelude

Excitement, trepidation, humbled. These three feelings rule over me right now, maybe until after all of this is done. Who would have thought that I would be part of this? BUT, before that, is her much-awaited one-night only Manila concert, which I hope you could all watch, too. Now, on to the lowdown of how and why I… Continue reading The Nelly Miricioiu experience: Prelude

Touringkitty’s Playlist: Three St. Cecilia pieces from three musical periods

November 22 is the Feast Day of St. Cecilia, Patroness of Musicians! A couple of weeks ago, my daughter discovered more about this saint, along with other Catholic homeschooled children in an All Saints Party of our support group called, ROCKERS (Roman Catholics Keeping Education Real).   More about the party in this post by CBCP.… Continue reading Touringkitty’s Playlist: Three St. Cecilia pieces from three musical periods

Dine and Shine at Movie Stars Cafe + Discounts!

Do you love watching movies? Concerts? Shows? Musicals? Look no further, because you can get almost all of it in one sitting–while dining! We first learned about it through my sister, who had been here a couple of times last year. Then, for her holiday treat to us, she brought us here before Christmas. We… Continue reading Dine and Shine at Movie Stars Cafe + Discounts!